In 2021 Inflexion partnered with FTSE 100 Informa PLC to create a market leading financial data and technology provider by bringing together two complementary businesses: Informa Financial Intelligence’s Financial Benchmarking & Omnichannel Experience (FBX) business and Novantas Inc, a financial data services company.

  • Sector

    Financial services

  • Headquarters

    London and New York

  • Fund

    Partnership Capital

  • Investment date

    June 2021

  • Status


The company 

FBX provides quantitative and qualitative competitive intelligence that supports the performance of retail banks’ portfolios. Novantas empowers clients to acquire, sell more profitable products, and retain customers through advanced technologies and cross-industry data offerings that support price optimization, marketing, product design and digital engagement across the retail and commercial banking sector.

The Inflexion difference

In an innovative transaction structure, Inflexion partnered with Informa PLC, to create a new business that combines the brands and operations of FBX and Novantas, establishing a leading position in the provision of retail banking data, intelligence and software solutions, with strength across mortgages, consumer lending, consumer deposits and digital banking. Inflexion's Partnership Capital offering and experience in the sector make them an ideal partner for Informa, who will retain a majority stake in the combined business.