Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of Duff & Phelps Corporation

  Ryan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of Duff & Phelps Corporation

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WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 2, 2013

WAYNE, Pa., Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan & Maniskas, LLP
(www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf) is investigating potential claims against the
board of directors of Duff & Phelps Corporation ("Duff & Phelps" or the
"Company") (NYSE: DUF) 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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Our investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other
violations of law related to this proposal; in particular, whether the Company
is undertaking a fair process to obtain fair consideration for all
shareholders of Duff & Phelps. For more information regarding our
investigation, please contact Ryan & Maniskas, LLP (Richard A. Maniskas,
Esquire) toll-free at (877) 316-3218 or by email at rmaniskas@rmclasslaw.com
or visit: www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf.

Under the terms of the agreement, Duff & Phelps shareholders will receive
$15.55 in cash for each share owned.

If you own shares of Duff & Phelps and would like to learn more about these
claims or if you wish to discuss these matters and have any questions
concerning this announcement or your rights, contact Richard A. Maniskas,
Esquire toll-free at (877) 316-3218 or to sign up online, visit:
www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf. You may also email Mr. Maniskas at
rmaniskas@rmclasslaw.com. For more information about class action cases in
general, please visit our website: www.rmclasslaw.com.

Ryan & Maniskas, LLP is a national shareholder litigation firm. Ryan &
Maniskas, LLP is devoted to protecting the interests of individual and
institutional investors in shareholder actions in state and federal courts
nationwide.

CONTACT: Ryan & Maniskas, LLP
            Richard A. Maniskas, Esquire
            995 Old Eagle School Rd., Suite 311
            Wayne, PA 19087
            877-316-3218
            www.rmclasslaw.com/cases/duf
            rmaniskas@rmclasslaw.com





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