Quayle Munro is pleased to announce it has advised Dow Jones on the sale of its German Energy & Commodities (E&C) Trade Publications business to a Frankfurt-based MBM Martin Brückner Medien GmbH (MBM).
The German E&C business, initially known as Dow Jones Newsletters when it was first established in 2004, provides comprehensive news, research, data and forecasts covering the German energy, metals and agriculture sectors, as well as strategic supply and European regulation and politics. Its Frankfurt-based team produces and publishes a range of online platforms including MetalSource and EnergySource, pdf newsletter publications and events, including conferences and seminar series, tailored to specific job functions.
Julian Moore, Managing Director, Quayle Munro said: “The German E&C business has established a strong reputation for high-quality and independent news, information and data in the German market. Quayle Munro is delighted to have worked with Dow Jones and the transaction continues our strong track record in the media and information sectors.”
Kelly Leach, Managing Director, EMEA & Publisher, WSJ Europe, said: “The Quayle Munro team had an excellent understanding of the business and the industry. From start to finish, Quayle Munro managed the process expertly and the team was instrumental to the successful conclusion of the transaction. We’re confident that the MBM team will take the business to even greater heights, bringing benefits to both customers and staff.”