Dun & Bradstreet in $6.9 Billion All-Cash Sale

February 8, 2019

Cleary Gottlieb represented Dun & Bradstreet which announced on February 8, 2019, along with an investor group led by CC Capital Partners LLC, Cannae Holdings Inc., Bilcar LLC, Black Knight Inc., and funds affiliated with Thomas H. Lee Partners L.P., the completion of the investor group’s previously announced acquisition of Dun & Bradstreet.

Dun & Bradstreet is a global leader in providing commercial data for businesses. The company offers a wide range of products and services for risk and finance, operations and supply, and sales and marketing professionals, as well as research and insights on global business issues. It serves customers in a wide range of industries, including government, communications, technology, strategic financial services, retail, and telecommunications. Its customer base includes 90 percent of the Fortune 500 members, and its commercial database contains more than 285 million business records.