Transaction Summary:


Advised RiskFirst, a leading FinTech company providing Risk Analytics Solutions for the asset management and pension fund communities, in its recently completed acquisition by Moody’s Corporation.


Goldenhill advises RiskFirst in its acquisition by Moody’s

 RiskFirst a leading FinTech company providing Risk Analytic Solutions


July 26, 2019 – Goldenhill International M&A Advisors today announced that it acted as exclusive advisor to RiskFirst in its recently completed sale to Moody’s Corporation. RiskFirst is a leading FinTech company providing risk analytic solutions for the asset management and pension fund communities. The acquisition positions Moody’s Analytics to extend its range of market-leading risk solutions to the institutional buy-side.


RiskFirst’s award-winning PFaroe® platform is a leading risk solution for UK and US defined benefit pensions markets, supporting over 3,000 plans and more than $1.4 trillion in assets. RiskFirst also offers innovative solutions for the institutional investment market, including endowments, foundations and asset managers.


Commenting on the contribution of Goldenhill to the process, Matthew Seymour, CEO of RiskFirst said, “We were pleased to work closely with Goldenhill during this process which has resulted in this successful sale of the company to Moody’s. We chose to work closely with Goldenhill in this process because of their relevant business and transaction experience in the Fintech sector and their relationships with the key players who are seeking to significantly enhance their capabilities in risk analytics and reporting solutions space.”


About Goldenhill International M&A Advisors

With offices in London, San Diego and Buenos Aires, Goldenhill’s business is to advise our clients in M&A engagements. Our engagements include providing services to Sellers or Buyers in M&A projects in the Europe, North and South America, Asia and the Middle East/Africa. We have extensive experience and a specific emphasis in the financial technology (Fintech), human resources technology (HRtech), IT services and human capital sectors. The majority of our engagements result in cross-border transactions.



Sell Mandates, FinTech