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FactSet Research Systems Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to investment community in the United States, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company combines content regarding companies and securities from various markets into a single online platform of information and analytics for portfolio managers, research and performance analysts, risk managers, marketing professionals, sell-side equity research professionals, investment bankers, and fixed income professionals. Its applications provide users access to company analysis, multi-company comparisons, industry analysis, company screening, portfolio analysis, predictive risk measurements, alpha testing, portfolio optimization and simulation, and real-time news and quotes, as well as tools to value and analyze fixed income securities and portfolios. FactSet Research Systems Inc. also offers various solutions for investment managers, including portfolio analysis, equity analysis, economics and market analysis, quant and risk analysis, fixed income analysis, and research management solutions. The company’s solutions for banking and brokerage professionals comprise creating models and presentations in Microsoft office, company and industry analytics, filings, idea screening, deal analytics, people intelligence, and wireless access. It also provides customized solutions to professionals involved in hedge funds, private equity, sell-side research, equity sales, trading, consulting, and investor relations, as well as for law firms and academic institutions. FactSet Research Systems Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut.

6,887 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/9/15
Founded in 1978

factset research systems inc (FDS) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Total Annual Compensation: $540.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $900.0K
Vice Chairman of Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $900.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

factset research systems inc (FDS) Key Developments

Michael F. Dichristina Passes Away as Board Member of FactSet Research Systems Inc

FactSet Research Systems Inc. announced that Michael F. DiChristina, Board Member and former President and COO of the company passed away.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. Enters into Credit Agreement with Bank of America, N.A

On February 6, 2015, FactSet Research Systems Inc. entered into a credit agreement between FactSet, as the borrower, and Bank of America, N.A., as the lender. The credit agreement provides for a $35,000,000 revolving credit facility. FactSet may request borrowings under the revolving credit facility until its maturity date of February 6, 2018. The credit agreement allows FactSet to arrange for additional borrowings with the lender for an aggregate amount of up to $265,000,000, provided that any such request for additional borrowings must be in a minimum amount of $25,000,000. At FactSet's option, the borrowing may be in the form of a Eurodollar rate loan, a base rate loan, or a LIBOR daily rate loan. Borrowings under the February 6, 2015 loan bear interest on the outstanding principal amount at a rate equal to the Eurodollar rate plus 0.50%.

FactSet Research Systems Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on March 17, 2015

FactSet Research Systems Inc. announced that its Board of Directors approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share. The cash dividend will be paid on March 17, 2015 to holders of record of FactSet's common stock at the close of business on February 27, 2015.


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