Incisive Media acquires Chartis Research

Incisive Media has agreed to acquire the entire share capital of risk technology specialist, Chartis Research Limited.

Chartis has a 10-year track record of providing in-depth research and analysis on the global risk and compliance technology markets. The London-based firm analyses the systems, products, vendors, applications and trends in the global risk technology market. This analysis is published in flagship industry reports, white papers and research articles.

Chartis acts as a strategic advisor on risk and compliance technology using its proprietary practitioner-based research, giving unique insight into board-level issues and technology strategy. It produces a range of annual reports and quarterly intelligence updates as well as bespoke research as requested by clients. Chartis has an exclusive focus on the risk and compliance technology market and its comprehensive research methodology – tailored to the needs of the risk tech marketplace – results in an unrivalled level of detail, depth and insight that its clients can rely on, says Incisive Media.

The integration of Chartis with Incisive Media’s, and communities gives it the ability to offer tailored and integrated marketing solutions to clients and to leverage both companies’ distribution, expertise and routes to market.

Tim Weller, Chairman and Chief Executive, Incisive Media, commented: “Chartis is a business we have long admired and we are delighted it is now part of our Risk and Trading Technology stable, providing our subscribers the opportunity to access detailed analysis and assessments on leading risk and compliance technologies. It will allow us to build closer and deeper relationships with customers in our existing risk technology market.”

Peyman Mestchian, Managing Partner at Chartis Research said: “Joining Incisive Media and in particular its Risk and Trading Technology business puts the strength of a global leader behind us and gives us new access to the most respected channels and experts for risk, compliance and financial technology. The unique mix of content, events, thought leadership and people on offer from our combined entity positions us as the category leader for FinTech research and insight.”