Mergermarket Group, a BC Partners portfolio company, has acquired UK-based C6 Intelligence, a provider of global risk intelligence and data. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Hamilton Matthews, CEO Mergermarket Group, said in a statement: “We’ve identified the risk and compliance market as a critical strategic growth area for our business”, “Through the acquisition of C6, we will bring in regulatory and compliance expertise from an accomplished and experienced management team and a risk intelligence database dating back more than 10 years. Combined with our existing portfolio, our subscribers will have access to a comprehensive suite of risk and regulatory intelligence and data.”

Darren Ines, CEO C6 Intelligence, said in a statement: “We are delighted to have the chance to work with Mergermarket Group and help develop what promises to be a formidable provision of risk and compliance services”,  “The marriage of C6 intelligence and data with Mergermarket Group’s proprietary and aggregated global content creates an exceptionally powerful service.”

Basingstoke, UK-based C6 Intelligence provides actionable data that helps businesses all over the world manage risk. C6 Intelligence is a highly effective and trusted provider of global risk intelligence and data. The company has also had a unique fraud intelligence database. C6’s suite of KYC search and monitoring data solutions draws data from the comprehensive C6 database, providing accurate risk intelligence results.

Founded in 2000, Mergermarket Group is a global media company providing bank, advisory professionals, fund managers, private equity firms, and corporate professionals with forward-looking intelligence and data. Mergermarket has over 1,000 staff in 65 countries and has been widely recognized as the most significant provider of global corporate financial news and analysis.