Welsh Carson-Owned Bridge Now In Negotiations To Acquire The EJV

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WELSH Carson Anderson & Stowe, the busy parent of Bridge Information Systems Inc., is on the prowl for yet another market data takeover target. This time, the object of WCAS's desire is fixed-income data and analytics vendor EJV Partners L.P.--a vendor that already has strong ties to Bridge, as well as to Bridge's newly-acquired Market Vision Corp. subsidiary. Word of WCAS's intentions with respect to the EJV comes on the heels of the investment firm's acquisition, through Bridge, of system