Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services extensive experience enables us to provide a comprehensive portfolio of research and analysis products and services to support the M&A / Advisory practice. Besides helping client M&A and strategy teams identify potential targets and supply related competitive intelligence, we also devise entry strategies for new geographical and product markets.

Our services include:

Valuation and Modeling: Comparative company analysis, precedent transaction analysis, financial and operational benchmarking, capital markets analysis, capital structure analysis and financial modeling (incorporating DCF modeling, accretion and dilution analysis and sensitivity and scenario analysis).

Qualitative and Descriptive: Company profiles, thematic industry studies, capital market updates, information memorandums, IPO and M&A case studies, competitor analysis, share price graphs, synergy analysis and target and acquirer analysis.

Informatics and Processes: Regular external and internal newsletters, buyers lists, briefing packs, market updates, presentations and graphics services, library services (BIS), virtual data room (VDR) management and investor databases