Macrobond acquired by Nordic Capital.

Sweden Secondary 19 August 2018
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Macrobond, a Malmö, Sweden-based company providing research systems and macroeconomic and financial time series data from primary and third-party sources, announced that it was acquired by Swedish private equity firm Nordic Capital.

The deal, which has financial details undisclosed, was made through the Nordic Capital Fund IX, which invest alongside the company’s management team,

Macrobond, founded in 2008 and led by CEO Tomas Liljeborg, has developed a global and scalable SaaS application that offers an extensive database of macroeconomic and financial time series data coupled with powerful and dynamic analysis and charting tools. The application enables users to access and navigate time-series data and to mine data faster, automate repetitive tasks and simplify the workflow and customers include central banks, investment banks, hedge funds, corporates, asset managers and universities. Macrobond has 156 employees, of which 90 are employed in data acquisition and development teams.