Morningstar acquired Moorgate Benchmarks in a move that underscores the firm's expansion into Europe.
MSCI agreed to acquire Real Capital Analytics for $950 million in cash.
Sharmila Chatterjee Kassam was named executive director of AIF Institute, the educational resource arm of economic think tank AIF Global.
Bruce I. Jacobs made an $8 million donation to The Wharton School to establish a professorship in quantitative finance and academic award.
TABB Group has decided to wind down the firm due to pressure from the coronavirus outbreak.
Index provider and analytics firm MSCI agreed to invest $190 million for a minority interest in data and analytics firm Burgiss Group.
Two academic papers shared first place in AQR Capital Management's seventh annual AQR Insight Award.