CFRA Announces Acquisition of Washington Analysis, LLC | Business
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 1, 2021–
CFRA, one of the world’s largest providers of independent investment research, today announced the acquisition of Washington Analysis, LLC from the Teachers’ Pension Plan Board of Ontario and Alberta Investment Management Corporation.
With the addition of Washington Analysis, CFRA further strengthens its already strong research and data offerings. CFRA clients will now be able to take advantage of Washington Analysis’s unique and in-depth research, specializing in identifying risks and opportunities across all asset classes, from U.S. courts, Congress and regulators, at the federal level and state.
“CFRA continues to create new value for our clients in the institutional investor and wealth management segments of the market,” said Peter de Boer, CEO of CFRA. “Public policy decisions impact our global clients and Washington Analysis helps separate global risk from fundamental changes to educate and enable investors to achieve their investment goals with unique, high-value information. “
Founded in 1973 and based in Washington DC, Washington Analysis works to identify the non-consensual point of view and seeks to correct widespread misperceptions by blending political and financial analysis conducted by a team of long-time experienced analysts. In addition to subscription research services, the company also provides due diligence services and access to events and policy calls.
“I am delighted to join CFRA, the leading independent investment research firm, and to contribute to our future success,” said Ryan Schoen, CEO of Washington Analysis, who will continue to lead the company under CFRA. “This is an exciting opportunity for Washington Analysis customers and employees as we seek to leverage CFRA’s global resources to further develop and innovate our offerings. “
Founded in 1994, CFRA is one of the world’s largest providers of independent investment research. Thanks to a differentiated methodology combining forensic accounting, fundamental equity research and technical analysis, the CFRA enables its clients to confidently assess sectors, industries, funds and companies with unique insights, alternative data and proven results.
CFRA operates around the world to help its more than 2,400 clients, including many of the world’s leading institutional investors, wealth advisers, businesses, academia, governments and individual investors, in making investment decisions and smart business.
For more information on CFRA, please visit www.cfraresearch.com.
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KEYWORD: VIRGINIA UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: MAISON BLANCHE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES COURTS / FEDERAL GOVERNMENT PUBLIC POLICY / GOVERNMENT FINANCE CONSULTING
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