GLOBAL - Reuters-owned fund analysis firm Lipper has acquired Capital Access International.
Capital provides institutional investor profiles and analysis to bond professionals.
Through acquiring Capital Access, we have joined Lipper's equity expertise and Capital Access' fixed income perspectives, creating a total-capitalisation view of institutional ownership, said Michael Peace, chief executive officer of Lipper.
Lipper can now benchmark and categorise mutual funds globally on peer asset allocation across both asset classes.
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