London Stock Exchange Deal May Spark Industry Buyout Frenzy

  • Smaller firms join FactSet, MSCI on potential shopping lists
  • Shrinking market share may pressure firms to seek deals

The more than $30 billion of buyouts among companies at the heart of global financial markets have in the past six months turned little-known data firms into some of the industry’s hottest takeover targets.

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