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FactSet Mergers

Data Feed by FactSet

Added to Marketplace for Purchase: Oct. 31, 2014

Highlights
  • Leverage key fields, such as announce date, close date, and rumors reported in verified financial and trade publications to analyze deal activity and identify trends
  • Track multiple versions of deals as terms change and deals evolve
  • Access deal details collected from newswires, key financial publications, and newspapers, as well as annual reports, filings, and surveys
Feed Coverage
Region CountTypeStart Date
Africa 9,000Deals2003
Asia Pacific 136,900Deals2003
Europe 250,000Deals2000
Middle East 4,300Deals2003
North America 251,000Deals1992
South America 15,200Deals2003
Feed Details
The FactSet Mergers data feed provides global merger and acquisition information for over 500,000 announced mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and spin-offs involving both public and private companies. In addition to deal terms and details, this feed identifies participants, attitudes, and company details at the time of the announcement. Data Frequency: Event; Update Frequency: Daily.
Firm Information
FactSet creates data and technology solutions for investment professionals around the world, providing instant access to financial data and analytics that investors use to make crucial decisions. We combine our unique proprietary datasets, your in-house data, and third-party unstructured data to help you see and seize opportunity sooner.
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