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Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Duff & Phelps Corp.

      Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Duff & Phelps Corp.

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2013

NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is
investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Duff & Phelps
Corp. ("Duff" or the "Company") (NYSE: DUF) concerning the proposed
acquisition of the Company by a consortium including the Carlyle Group, Stone
Point Capital, Pictet & Cie, and Edmond de Rothschild Group (collectively, the
"Buyers") in a transaction valued at approximately $665.5 million. 

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On January 2, 2013, Duff announced that it had entered into a definitive
agreement pursuant to which the Company will be acquired by the Buyers. Under
the terms of the agreement, Duff shareholders will receive $15.55 in cash for
each share owned.

Our investigation concerns whether the Duff board of directors is fulfilling
its fiduciary duties, maximizing the value of the Company, disclosing all
material benefits and costs, and obtaining full and fair consideration for
Company shareholders.

If you own Duff shares and wish to discuss this matter with us, or have any
questions concerning your rights and interests with regard to this matter,
please contact:

Benjamin Sachs-Michaels, Esq.
Robert I. Harwood, Esq.
Harwood Feffer LLP
488 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Phone Numbers: (877) 935-7400
(212)935-7400
Email: bsachsmichaels@hfesq.com
Website: http://www.hfesq.com

Harwood Feffer has been representing individual and institutional investors
for many years, serving as lead counsel in numerous cases in federal and state
courts. Please visit the Harwood Feffer LLP website (http://www.hfesq.com) for
more information about the firm.

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