MSCI’s Acquisition of Carbon Delta


Bär & Karrer acted as legal adviser to MSCI in this transaction.

MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced that its subsidiary MSCI Barra (Suisse) Sàrl has completed its acquisition of Zurich-based environmental fintech and data analytics firm specializing in climate change scenario analysis, Carbon Delta AG.

MSCI is a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community. With over 45 years of expertise in research, data and technology, it power better investment decisions by enabling clients to understand and analyze key drivers of risk and return and confidently build more effective portfolios.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal adviser to MSCI in this transaction. The team included Michael Trippel (Picture), Anna Capaul, Kaspar Luginbühl, Alexander von Jeinsen and Jenny Cheung (all M&A and Corporate), Susanne Schreiber and Markus Mühlemann (both Tax), Laura Widmer and Fanny Sutter (both Employment) and Jonas Bornhauser (IP/IT).

Involved fees earner: Jonas Bornhauser – Bär & Karrer; Anna Capaul – Bär & Karrer; Jenny Cheung – Bär & Karrer; Kaspar Luginbühl – Bär & Karrer; Markus Mühlemann – Bär & Karrer; Susanne Schreiber – Bär & Karrer; Fanny Sutter – Bär & Karrer; Michael Trippel – Bär & Karrer; Alexander von Jeinsen – Bär & Karrer; Laura Widmer – Bär & Karrer;

Law Firms: Bär & Karrer;

Clients: MSCI Inc.;