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MSCI Inc. MSCI recently announced the acquisition of data analytics firm Carbon Delta AG through its subsidiary MSCI Barra Sarl, riding on the wave of consolidation among climate risk data providers.
Per the announcement, the transaction is expected to close by the end of the next month, subject to fulfillment of customary closing conditions. MSCI’s Climate Risk Center in Zurich will be the focal point for the development of climate change risk analytics and tools.

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