Verisk Analytics, Inc.’s Investment Grade Notes Offering


Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters, led by Wells Fargo Securities, LLC and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, in connection with the public offering by Verisk Analytics, Inc. of $200 million of 4.125% senior notes due 2029.

Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, energy and specialized markets, and financial services. The company intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to fund, in part, the acquisition of Genscape, Inc., a global provider of real-time data and intelligence for commodity and energy markets.

The Simpson Thacher team for the transaction included Mark Brod (Picture), Ashley Yoon and Matt Drucker (Capital Markets); Jonathan Cantor (Tax); Melanie Jolson (IP); and Jennie Getsin (FINRA and Blue Sky).

Involved fees earner: Mark Brod – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Cantor – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Matthew Drucker – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jennie Getsin – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Melanie Jolson – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Ashley Yoon – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Verisk Analytics, Inc.;