Duff & Phelps Corporation (DUF) is Investigated by Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP for Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties

  Duff & Phelps Corporation (DUF) is Investigated by Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP for
  Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- January 17, 2013

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New
York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Duff & Phelps
Corporation (“Duff & Phelps” or the “Company”) (NYSE: DUF) for potential
breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the
sale of the Company to a consortium including The Carlyle Group, Stone Point
Capital LLC, Pictet & Cie and Edmond de Rothschild Group in an all-cash deal
valued at approximately $665.5 million. Under the terms of the proposed
transaction, Duff & Phelps’ stockholders will receive $15.55 in cash for each
share of Duff & Phelps common stock they own, while according to Yahoo!
Finance, at least one financial analyst has set a price target of $16.00 for
Duff & Phelps.

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The investigation focuses on whether Duff & Phelps’ Board of Directors
breached their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to
conduct an adequate and fair sales process prior to agreeing to this proposed
transaction, whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the
Company to the detriment of Duff & Phelps’ shareholders.

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If you own common stock in Duff & Phelps and wish to obtain additional
information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at
www.faruqilaw.com/DUF or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.

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Contact:

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com
Toll Free: 877-247-4292
Phone: 212-983-9330
 
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