Stone Point, Insight Agree to Buy Real Estate Firm CoreLogic

(Bloomberg) — Funds managed by Stone Point Capital and Insight Partners have agreed to buy the real estate data firm CoreLogic Inc. in a deal with an equity value of about $6 billion.



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Stone Point and Insight are acquiring the company at $80 a share, a 51{ac967ad544075fb2f6bcea1234f8d91da186cac15e616dc329e302b7c7326b8c} premium to CoreLogic’s unaffected share price on June 25, according to a statement Thursday.

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The auction had come down to a group led by Warburg Pincus and CoStar Group Inc., according to a person familiar with the matter, who asked to not be identified because it isn’t public.

The Warburg Pincus group had submitted a cash bid at $74 a share, one of the people said. Stone Point Capital was part of the original Warburg Pincus group and continued negotiations after Warburg Pincus left the group, the people said.

Earlier this week, CoStar had offered to bid 0.0933 per CoreLogic share, they added. This was worth $86 a share based on CoStar’s close on Wednesday, according to Bloomberg calculations.

CoStar’s bid didn’t include a stock collar, which would protect the deal value

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