Press Release

Morgan Lewis Advises Portware, LLC in $265M Acquisition by FactSet Research Systems Inc.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

NEW YORK, September 22, 2015: Morgan Lewis has advised Portware, LLC, a leading multi-asset trading platform, in its $265M sale to global dataset and analytics provider FactSet Research Systems Inc.

The Morgan Lewis team advising on the transaction was led by partner David Pollak and associate Mark Opitz. Support was provided by partners Kenneth Kail, John Ayanian, Louis Beardell, Jr., Ron Dreben, and Harry Robins. Of counsel Randall McGeorge and Christopher Ramsey and associates, Glen Rectenwald, Nicholas Losurdo, Squire Servance, Michael Ryan, Joseph Washington, Martin d’Halluin, and Cailin Heilig also offered assistance.

A joint press release issued by Portware, LLC and FactSet Research Systems Inc. can be accessed here.