TransUnion Corp.  announced today that Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC and the Pritzker family business interests have completed their previously announced partnership. Under the terms of the transaction, Madison Dearborn has acquired a 51 percent equity stake in TransUnion, with the Pritzker family business interests retaining an approximate 49 percent ownership interest in the Company.

Madison Dearborn’s objective is to invest in and partner with companies that have strong management teams and business strategies to achieve significant, long-term appreciation in value.

“TransUnion is a market-leading organization with an outstanding management team and a clear path to continued success,” said Tim Hurd, a Managing Director at Madison Dearborn. “We plan to work closely with TransUnion’s leadership team and the Pritzker family business interests to lend our expertise and help TransUnion achieve its diversification and growth objectives.”    Source:  TransUnion Press Release

BIIA Newsletter July II – 2010 Issue