July 6, 2016

Thomson Reuters Deal Monitor Adds Private Equity, Loans and Bond Offerings, Expanded M&A Data

Data sourced from across Thomson Reuters and other global sources

Eagan, Minn. – Comprehensive, up-to-date information is critical to managing securities and M&A practices. Thomson Reuters Deal Monitor now provides unparalleled deal data, including private equity investments, loans and bond offerings, as well as expanded coverage of mergers and acquisitions.

The new and expanded data collections are sourced through direct deal submissions from global contributors, including Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk business. The data are coupled with extensive research performed by a global team of dedicated analysts.

  • Loan Summaries provide global data on loan transactions involving public and private companies. This includes information on borrowers, loan values, related law firms and lenders. 
  • Bond Summaries present analytical information on abstracts of over 4 million debt offerings from around the world.
  • Private Equity Reports provide global information on private equity firms and private equity funds that directly invest in portfolio companies. The data include investment dates and amounts, as well as details on the funds participating in the investment and the companies receiving the investment. Private Equity Reports are also available on Thomson Reuters Westlaw,
  • The Mergers and Acquisitions collection is unrivaled and has been updated to include over 900,000 deals globally involving both public and private companies. It also provides metrics on targets and acquirers in addition to deal values and legal counsel information.

“Transactional practices are among the fastest-growing areas of legal work for law firms and corporations,” said Jeff Arvidson, director of product development, Thomson Reuters. “Deal Monitor provides a rich pool of data for a better understanding of financial transactions and which law firms and other parties are involved. Deal Monitor draws on the strength of its own extensive resources, as well as expertise from across Thomson Reuters, including Westlaw and Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk. Now more than ever, Deal Monitor gives firms and businesses a competitive edge to help identify and analyze trends and opportunities, assess their value and complexity, and understand their competitive advantages to help win new business.”

Deal Monitor is part of Monitor Suite, the most comprehensive business intelligence and development suite of tools for law firms and legal professionals. Monitor Suite includes Litigation Monitor, IP Monitor, Deal Monitor, Case Outcomes and Opportunity Finder for uncovering business development opportunities, including new customers and lateral hires.

For more information on Deal Monitor, visit: http://legalsolutions.thomsonreuters.com/law-products/ns/practice/large-mid-size-law-firm/business-development/monitor-suite-deal

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