Macrobond and Nordic Capital announced on August 10, 2018, that Nordic Capital Fund IX has entered into an agreement to acquire Macrobond from the current owners.
Macrobond was founded in 2008 and is today one of the world’s leading SaaS and data providers of macroeconomic and financial time series data from primary and third-party sources.
The Macrobond application is sold globally, through its sales offices in New York, Malmö, London and Hong Kong, to financial institutions, government institutions, central banks, academics, corporates and research houses etc. Company headquarters are located in Malmö, Sweden.
In 2017, Macrobond had net revenue of SEK 125m and an EBIT of SEK 55m.
The parties have agreed not to disclose the terms of the transaction.
Carnegie acted as sole financial adviser to the owners of Macrobond in connection with the transaction.