Moody's (MCO -3.2%) acuires a majority stake in institutional research firm Copal Partners for...

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Moody's (MCO -3.2%) acuires a majority stake in institutional research firm Copal Partners for an undisclosed sum. The ratings agency says the purchase will add to depth to its analytical and professional services businesses in India and China, and should give a boost to its FY12 earnings.