BlackRock to acquire Preqin
Transactions - JULY 1, 2024

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BlackRock to acquire Preqin

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BlackRock has agreed to acquire Preqin for £2.55 billion ($3.2 billion) in cash.

Bringing together Preqin’s data and research tools with Aladdin’s complementary workflow capabilities in a unified platform will create a preeminent private markets technology and data provider. The acquisition adds a highly complementary data business to BlackRock’s investment technology, marking a strategic expansion into the fast-growing private markets data segment.

Private markets are the fastest-growing segment of asset management, with alternative assets expected to reach nearly $40 trillion by the end of the decade. As institutional and wealth investors increase allocations to alternatives, there is an even greater need for standardized data, benchmarks and analytics that enable investors to better incorporate private asset classes into portfolios and provide fund managers with better data and tools to deliver outcomes for clients. Private markets data is estimated to be an

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