21 August 2015
We advised Markit on its acquisition of Information Mosaic.
Nasdaq listed Markit is a leading global diversified provider of financial information services employing over 4,000 people across eleven countries.
Dublin based Information Mosaic, with 200 employees in six countries, is a leading software provider for post trade securities processing and corporate actions and will be integrated into Markit's Solutions Division.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Corporate Partner Matthew Cole and Corporate Associate Cara Cooke led a large, multi-disciplinary team which included Tax Partner Rob Henson, Employment Partner Melanie Crowley, Commercial Partner Wendy Hederman and Insurance Partner Ailbhe Gilvarry.
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher and Indian Law Partners also advised Markit.
Matthew Cole said, 'We are delighted to have acted for new client Markit on this substantial acquisition which cements the position of Mason Hayes & Curran as the legal advisor of choice for large multinational corporate clients making acquisitions in Ireland'.