DC Advisory UK advised Equistone Partners on the acquisition of Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services

UK-based private equity firm, Equistone Partners, has acquired UK-based Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services (Knowledge Services), a leading provider of bespoke research, analytics and automation technology to the financial services sector, from US-based Moody’s Corporation.

Under Equistone’s ownership, Knowledge Services will continue to develop its technology offering, broadening the suite of products and services available to its clients and reinforcing its commitment to quality as an independent, customer-focussed business.  Discover more >

DC Advisory Germany advised Basalt Infrastructure Partners on the acquisition of bn:t Blatzheim Networks Telecom and SOCO Network Solutions

Basalt Infrastructure Partners, the Guernsey-based infrastructure investment firm, has acquired bn:t Blatzheim Networks Telecom (bn:t), the leading German-based Fibre To The Curb / Home (FTTC / FTTH) network operator, as well as German-based SOCO Network Solutions (SOCO), a leading regional FTTC/H network operator in rural areas in the wider Dueren region.

The acquisition of bn:t and SOCO are the first investments for Basalt into German operators, and aims to provide continued growth via further capital investments, in addition to continuing to leverage the existing established network assets. Discover more >

DC Advisory US advised Neighborhoods.com on its growth capital investment from Long Ridge Equity Partners

Neighborhoods.com, the US-based company engaged in online real estate website to provide up-to-date home sale listings, has received a growth capital investment from US-based private equity firm, Long Ridge Equity Partners.

The transaction is in line with Long Ridge’s strategy to expand its portfolio in real estate technology and marketplaces, and provides the ability for Neighborhoods.com to expand its online real-estate business, develop its offerings, sales and marketing and agent services.