Confluence Technologies To Acquire Investment Metrics, For $500M

Confluence Technologies, Inc., a Pittsburgh, PA-based technology solutions provider, is to acquire Investment Metrics,  a Norwalk, Connecticut-based provider of investment data, performance, analytics and research software solutions, for US$500m. 

This acquisition – which is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2021 – advances Confluence’s portfolio analytics offering and expands its reach into the asset owner and asset allocator markets.

Founded in 1998, Investment Metrics is a global provider of portfolio analytics, reporting, and data solutions for institutional investors and advisors to improve financial outcomes, grow assets, and retain clients with clear investment insights. Its solutions drive insights across 20K+ institutional asset pools, 28K+ funds, 910K+ portfolios, representing $14T+ in AUA. With over 400 clients across 30 countries and solutions in institutional portfolio analytics and reporting,

Backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., and TA Associates and led by Mark Evans, CEO, Confluence is a global technology solutions provider to the investment management industry, enabling clients to solve complex investment data challenges across the front, middle and back office. From innovative portfolio analytics to regulatory and financial reporting solutions, the company invests in the latest technology and data and in its team of industry experts to meet the evolving needs of asset managers and service providers. Confluence services over 400 clients in 40 countries, with locations across Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia and Asia.