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  • Mark-it Partners' Acquistion of LoanX Creates Unrivalled Coverage of the Global Credit Markets

    ("Mark-it"), the definitive credit pricing information company, today announced that it is to acquire LoanX, Inc. ("LoanX"), a leading US provider of syndicated loan data. The integration of the two companies' products and expertise will, for the first time, provide market participants with pricing across multiple asset classes through one delivery platform.

    Financial Markets
  • Sixteen Leading Credit Derivative Houses Agree to Adopt RED and Set Market Standard

    Mark-it Partners today announces the commitment of sixteen leading credit derivative houses to subscribe to RED, the Reference Entity Database that provides a market standard for documentation in the rapidly expanding credit default swaps market. Since acquiring Project RED from Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, and JPMorgan Chase Bank last month, Mark-it Partners has agreed in principle on the subscription terms with the following institutions to

    Financial Markets
  • Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Finalise Agreement to Sell Credit Derivatives Reference Entity

    Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan announced today that they have executed an agreement to sell their combined Reference Entity Database ("RED") to Mark-it Partners. At the same time, the firms announced they are taking an equity stake in the company. Terms were not disclosed.

    Financial Markets
  • Mark-it Partners Establishes New Industry Standard with RED

    Mark-it Partners, the leading credit derivatives data provider, has launched a new service that provides a market standard for the identification of credit derivative long legal names based on the Reference Entity Database ("RED") Service. The Service is a significant boost for global financial institutions that have had to grapple with a series of legal and operational risks in the credit markets, including mismatched trades and incorrect

    Financial Markets