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DFIN’s Venue® Named U.S.A. Data Room of the Year by Global M&A Network


CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Donnelley Financial Solutions (NYSE: DFIN), a leading global risk and compliance company, today announced that it was named U.S.A. M&A Virtual Data Room Firm of the Year for its Venue® solution at the Global M&A Network’s second annual U.S.A. M&A Atlas Awards celebration, held on March 5 in Washington D.C.

This is the second consecutive win for DFIN, earning this prestigious U.S.A. award, as well as taking home the Global award for four consecutive years. The independently governed awards honor the best value-creating deals, outstanding firms, top dealmakers and legendary leaders exclusively from the mid-market segments of United States.

“We are thrilled to be recognized as a leader at the forefront of providing the industry’s smartest Virtual Data Room powered by artificial intelligence,” said Craig Clay, president, Global Capital Markets at DFIN. “DFIN is setting the standard as a trusted, experienced partner accelerating every step of the deal process – providing data privacy, redaction, data security, investor reporting, ongoing compliance advice, a dedicated support team and more – with tailored solutions for each client’s unique business goals.”

DFIN’s Venue Data Room is the only AI enabled data room with a highly secure platform that allows global companies to manage sensitive deal-related data and complex financial transactions, and confidently share critical information in real time.

“We are honored to have earned this award from the Global M&A Network, which sets the standard for digital-first platforms,” said John Leffler, global head of Venue sales at DFIN. “Venue’s deal solutions suite helps clients meet the demands of the deal process, whether that's document storage, advanced security and permissions, or saving time with auto-redaction.”

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About Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN)

DFIN is a leading global risk and compliance solutions company. We provide domain expertise, enterprise software and data analytics for every stage of our clients’ business and investment lifecycles. Markets fluctuate, regulations evolve, technology advances, and through it all, DFIN delivers confidence with the right solutions in moments that matter. Learn about DFIN’s end-to-end risk and compliance solutions online at or you can also follow us on Twitter @DFINSolutions or on LinkedIn.

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Source: Donnelley Financial Solutions