NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ, a leading provider of multi-asset class data, research and analytics to global institutional investors, investment advisors and wealth managers, is pleased to announce Pavle Sabic, an Application Specialist in the Product & Content division, was recently selected by M&A Advisor as a 40 UNDER 40 award recipient. Now in its fourth year, the awards celebrate emerging leaders in M&A and financing who have reached significant levels of success while still under the age of 40.
Mr. Sabic will be recognized during an October 1st awards gala at the New York Athletic Club in New York City. He was selected from a pool of prominent nominees for his accomplishments and leadership in the M&A field by an independent judging panel.
Mr. Sabic joined S&P Capital IQ's London office in 2011 as a Solutions Architect covering Europe, Middle East, and Asia. He moved to New York earlier this year to focus on the firm's global business development strategy — including client workflow and pre- and post-sales solutions. He graduated with a degree in Mathematics and Economics from Herriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, holds an MSC in Finance and Investment from the University of Edinburgh. He also has an FRM certification from the Global Association of Risk Professionals.
"Pavle is one of our most talented business leaders; it is my belief that he will have a significant effect on the advancement of this complex industry and continue to bring laurels to S&P Capital IQ," said Thomas Yagel, Director and Credit Application Specialist. Click to see an example of Mr. Sabic's work.About S&P Capital IQ S&P Capital IQ, a part of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE:MHFI), is a leading provider of multi-asset class and real time data, research and analytics to institutional investors, investment and commercial banks, investment advisors and wealth managers, corporations and universities around the world. Evaluated pricing is prepared by Standard & Poor's Securities Evaluations, Inc., a part of S&P Capital IQ and a registered investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. S&P Capital IQ provides a broad suite of capabilities designed to help track performance, generate alpha, identify new trading and investment ideas, and perform risk analysis and mitigation strategies. Through leading desktop solutions such as Capital IQ, Global Credit Portal and MarketScope Advisor desktops; enterprise solutions such as S&P Valuations; and research offerings, including Leveraged Commentary & Data, Global Markets Intelligence, and company and fund research, S&P Capital IQ sharpens financial intelligence into the wisdom today's investors need. For more information, visit www.spcapitaliq.com. About THE M&A ADVISOR The M&A Advisor, renowned globally for its recognition and presentation of leading M&A, financing and turnaround professionals, created this award to promote mentorship and professional development among emerging business leaders. The awards are given in the categories of Dealmaker, Legal Advisor and Service Provider. Since 1998, The M&A Advisor has been presenting, recognizing the achievement of and facilitating connections between the world's leading mergers and acquisitions, financing and turnaround professionals with a comprehensive range of services including M&A SUMMITS; M&A AWARDS; M&A CONNECTS™; M&A ALERTS™, M&A LINKS™ MandA.TV and M&A MARKET INTEL™. Visit www.maadvisor.com to learn more. SOURCE S&P Capital IQ