MSCI buying GMI Ratings

|By:, SA News Editor

GMI Ratings is a provider of research, data and analytics on environmental, social, governance (ESG) and accounting-related risks affecting the performance of public companies. The deal for MSCI to acquire is for terms undisclosed and is expected to be consummated in Q3.

GMI CEO Dan Concannon: "As our clients worldwide increasingly factor non-financial metrics into their investment process, they will be well-served by the expanded suite of products and services resulting from this transaction."