Moody's Acquires Pricing, Analytics Vendor Lewtan Tech

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Lewtan's data and analytics products--which cover more than 200,000 bonds and 20,000 securitized deals and generated annual revenue of approximately $25 million in the fiscal year ending Sept. 30--will be absorbed into Moody's Analytics' Structured Analytics and Valuations (SAV) data and analytics library for securitized assets.

In addition to gaining Lewtan's loan-level database of residential mortgages, officials say the deal will expand Moody's structured analytics business, particularly in E