The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. announced that CRISIL, a division of Standard & Poor’s and a leading provider of ratings, research and risk services, has signed an agreement to acquire Coalition Development Ltd. (Coalition), a privately-held U.K. analytics company, and its subsidiaries.  Coalition provides high-end analytics to leading global investment banks and other financial services firms.  Coalition will be part of CRISIL’s Global Research & Analytics (GR&A) business.

Source:  McGraw-Hill Press Release