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S&P Capital IQ Teams with Clearwater Analytics to Provide Fixed Income Pricing and Reference Data to Financial Professionals

S&P Capital IQ Teams with Clearwater Analytics to Provide Fixed Income Pricing
    and Reference Data to Financial Professionals Globally Through Secure,
                   Web-Based Investment Accounting Solution

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2013

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the expanding information
needs of corporations, insurance companies, and asset management firms for
timely data to manage their portfolios, S&P Capital IQ, a leading provider of
multi-asset class data, research and analytics, today announced an agreement
with Clearwater Analytics to provide a broad range of fixed income evaluated
pricing and terms and conditions data to industry professionals through
Clearwater's global investment accounting and reporting platform.

The expanded service will be available beginning February 20, 2013.

"Expanding the availability and delivery speed of pricing and descriptive data
from S&P Capital IQ through trusted platforms like Clearwater's is yet another
way we are working to improve services to financial professionals who manage
investments," said Rui Carvalho, Managing Director, S&P Capital IQ. "We are
providing access to pricing and descriptive data on over 3 million fixed
income securities. S&P Capital IQ Valuations provides investors with a
cross-market approach to assessing risk and value in portfolios, offering
independent valuations across asset classes for global fixed income securities
and hard-to-price instruments using both market and model approaches."

"We believe S&P Capital IQ is an accurate and reliable source for fixed-income
security pricing," said Dwayne Kreipl, Clearwater's Director of Data
Management. "We're proud to partner with S&P Capital IQ and incorporate this
data into Clearwater's integrated investment accounting system. It will
provide our clients with another source of powerful, accurate and timely
pricing—consistent with Clearwater's overall mission."

About S&P Capital IQ:

S&P Capital IQ, a business line of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), is a
leading provider of multi-asset class and real time data, research and
analytics to institutional investors, investment and commercial banks,
investment advisors and wealth managers, corporations and universities around
the world. Evaluated pricing is prepared by Standard & Poor's Securities
Evaluations, Inc., a part of S&P Capital IQ and a registered investment
adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

S&P Capital IQ provides a broad suite of capabilities designed to help track
performance, generate alpha, and identify new trading and investment ideas,
and perform risk analysis and mitigation strategies. Through leading desktop
solutions such as the S&P Capital IQ, Global Credit Portal and MarketScope
Advisor desktops; enterprise solutions such as S&P Capital IQ Valuations, and
Compustat; and research offerings, including Leveraged Commentary & Data,
Global Markets Intelligence, and company and funds research, S&P Capital IQ
sharpens financial intelligence into the wisdom today's investors need. For
more information visit: www.spcapitaliq.com.

About Clearwater Analytics:

Clearwater Analytics® (www.clearwateranalytics.com) provides web-based,
investment accounting and portfolio reporting and analytics for corporate
treasuries, insurance companies, asset managers, and custody banks.
Clearwater's daily-aggregated and reconciled solutions deliver the highest
level of portfolio transparency available on the market today for clients such
as Cisco, Oracle, Starbucks and Yahoo!. Launched in 2004, with offices in New
York City and Boise, Idaho, Clearwater Analytics reports on more than $800
billion in assets for institutional clients worldwide.



SOURCE S&P Capital IQ

Website: http://www.spcapitaliq.com
Contact: Michael Privitera, S&P Capital IQ, +1-518-755-3278,
Michael_privitera@spcapitaliq.com; Chris Brock, Clearwater Analytics,
+1-208-493-0916, cbrock@clearwateranalytics.com