London Stock Exchange Group plc’s Acquisition of MayStreet, Inc.

Freshfields represented the London Stock Exchange Group plc on the deal.

London Stock Exchange Group plc (“LSEG”), a leading global financial markets infrastructure and data business, acquired MayStreet, Inc. (“MayStreet”), a leading market data solutions provider.

The acquisition enhances LSEG’s Enterprise Data Solutions business, expanding LSEG’s capabilities across the latency spectrum. The terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. 

MayStreet provides high-quality, global low-latency technology and market data to over 65 industry participants, including banks, asset managers and hedge funds.

The Freshfields team was led by Partners Paul Tiger (Picture) and Sebastian Fain, Senior Associate Michal Netanyahu and Associate Daria Butler. Partner Justin Stewart-Teitelbaum, Special Counsel Meytal McCoy and Associates Angela Landry and Rita Xita are advising on antitrust matters. Advice on employee benefit matters was provided by Partner Lori Goodman and Associates Jeffrey Anand and Lina Zhu. Partner Menachem Kaplan and Associates Daniel Spencer and Jennifer Lei advised on IP matters. Tax advice was provided by Partner Claude Stansbury and Associate Brendan Counihan. Partner Chris Lyon, Counsel Brock Dahl and Associate Maria Paz Lestido advised data privacy and security matters. Partner David Almroth, Senior Associate Aino Makisalo and Associate Claire Leadbeatter advised finance matters. Advice on sanctions and compliance matters was provided by Counsel Stephanie Brown Cripps and Associate Ruth Montiel. Partner Aimen Mir and Special Counsel Christine Laciak advised national security matters.

 

Involved fees earner: David Almroth – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Jeffrey Anand – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Stephanie Brown Cripps – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Daria Butler – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Brendan Counihan – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Brock Dahl – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Sebastian Fain – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Lori Goodman – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Menachem Kaplan – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Christine Laciak – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Angela Landry – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Claire Leadbeatter – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Jennifer Lei – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Maria Paz Lestido – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Christine Lyon – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Aino Makisalo – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Meytal McCoy – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Aimen Mir – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Ruth Montiel – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Michal Netanyahu – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Daniel Spencer – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Claude Stansbury – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Justin Stewart-Teitelbaum – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Paul Tiger – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Lina Zhu – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP;

Law Firms: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP;

Clients: London Stock Exchange;

Giulia Di Palma

Author: Giulia Di Palma