Friedman Represents Mergent in Sale of Index Business to Nasdaq OMX
October 31, 2012
Olshan’s client Mergent Inc. has agreed to sell its index business to Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. in a deal that will make the exchange operator one of the largest dividend-focused index providers in the market. Robert H. Friedman and Meagan M. Reda, with assistance from Mary L. Grieco and Safia A. Anand, represented Mergent in this transaction. The Financial Times, Barron’s and The Wall Street Journal MarketWatch, among other media, reported on the story.