SNL is the single best source for financial information on business sectors critical to the global economy.
SNL Financialcollects, standardizes and disseminates all relevant corporate, financial, market and M&A data — plus news and analysis — for the industries we cover: banking, financial services, insurance, real estate, energy, media/communications and metals & mining.
SNL Financial was originally founded as "S&L Securities" in New Jersey in 1987 with an initial focus on the savings and loan industry. But state law would not permit the incorporation of a non-bank with "S&L" in the official company name. So we replaced the "&" with an "N" to create "SNL." And our universe soon expanded well beyond savings & loans to the various business sectors we cover today.
Since our founding, SNL has continuously expanded our global operations, as well as the scope and depth of our coverage and products — all without compromising the standards of quality and customer service that drive our success. Throughout our organization, SNL has infused 4 core tenets — Accuracy, Relevance, Completeness and Timeliness — and we stand behind our published information with a unique Accuracy Guarantee.
As a result, leading investment banks, investment managers, corporate executives, ratings agencies, government agencies, consulting firms, law firms and media such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, Forbes and Fortune rely on SNL Financial for the best possible information on the companies in our sectors.
SNL Financial's global reach spans 21 offices worldwide, with an ever-expanding workforce of nearly 2,600 employees. Corporate headquarters are in Charlottesville, Virginia, home of Thomas Jefferson's Monticello and the University of Virginia. Other locations include New York, London, Hong Kong and Perth.
For more information about our global offices, click on a location below:
One SNL Plaza
212 7th Street NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
P (434) 977-1600
F (434) 977-4466
5, Sunrise Park Society
Near Sales India
Drive-in Road, Vastrapur
P +91 079 40207200
1700 North Moore Street
11th Floor, Suite 1110
Arlington, VA 22209
P (703) 373-0150
F (703) 373-0159
15 Broad Street
Boston, MA 02109
P (617) 371-3983
F (212) 542-8047
1011 Walnut Street
Boulder, CO 80302
P (303) 501-1671
F (303) 501-1672
Blue Area, Islamabad, 44000
P +92 51 280 4370
Jersey City Office
30 Montgomery Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
P (201) 433-5507
F (201) 433-6138
7 Birchin Lane
London, EC3V 9BW
P +44 20 7398 0873
F +44 20 7398 0871
Makati City, Philippines
19 Floor, 6750 Office Tower
6750 Ayala Avenue
Makati City 1226
P +63 2 621 9253
11010 Prairie Lakes Drive,
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
P (952) 832-0166
F (952) 832-0269
40 Ragsdale Drive, Suite 250
Monterey, CA 93940
P (831) 624-1536
F (831) 641-0961
New York, NY
115 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10006
P (212) 364-7530
F (212) 364-7566
140 East Shore Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059
P (804) 888-6805
F (804) 888-6806
Silver Fortune Plaza
1 Wellington Street
Central, Hong Kong
P +852 5808 2356
F +852 3182 7302
12 Marina View
#21-01 Asia Square Tower 2
P +65 6653 3442
6430 South Fiddlers Green Circle,
Greenwood Village, CO 80112
P (720) 305-4800
F (720) 305-4810
Halifax, Nova Scotia
1718 Argyle Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N6
P +1 902 429-2880
F +1 902 429-6593
7320 E. Butherus Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
P +1 888 958-1472
F +1 480 685-4976
8 King Street East
Toronto, Ontario, M5C 1B5
F +1 416 203 0655
1000-8th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3M7
P +1 403 202 8683
885 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3E8, Canada
P +1 604 647 0016
6 Thelma Street, Level 1
West Perth, Western Australia 6005
P +61 8 9486 1111
F +61 8 9486 1222
SE-169 67 Solna
P +46 8 744 0065
2475 Northwinds Parkway #320
Alpharetta, GA 30009
P +1 678 710-0600
US & CanadaCharlottesville, VA Alpharetta, GA Arlington, VA Boulder, CO Calgary, Canada Denver, CO Halifax, Canada Jersey City, NJ Monterey, CA New York, NY Richmond, VA Scottsdale, AZ Vancouver, Canada
EuropeLondon, UK Stockholm, Sweden
Asia-PacificAhmedabad, India Hong Kong Islamabad, Pakistan Makati City, Philippines Perth, Australia Singapore
Mike ChinnMike serves as President and CEO and works closely with SNL's extraordinarily talented executive team and Board to drive profitable growth while embracing the information standards, culture and corporate values that have enabled SNL's success over 25+ years. Mike has spent his entire career at SNL, starting with the company in 1994 as an analyst. Prior to being named CEO in 2010, he served as President of the company for ten years. Mike holds a B.A. in history and economics from the University of Virginia.
Steven KlinskySteven is Managing Director, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of New Mountain Capital and establishing the Fund in January, 2000. Prior to founding New Mountain, Steven was co-founder of Goldman Sachs & Co.'s Leverage Buyout Group (1981-1984) where he helped execute over $3 billion of pioneering transactions for Goldman Sachs and its clients. He then joined Forstmann Little and Co. as an Associate Partner (1984-1986) and a General Partner (1986-1999), helping to oversee seven private equity and debt partnerships totaling over $10 billion in capital. Steven received his B.A. in economics and political philosophy, with high honors, from the University of Michigan in 1976. He received his M.B.A from Harvard Business School (class of 1979) and his J.D., with honors, from Harvard Law School (class of 1981).
Mathew LoriMathew is Managing Director of New Mountain Capital, joining the firm in 2007. Prior to joining New Mountain, he was a Managing Director of CCMP Capital Advisors and its predecessor firm, J.P. Morgan Partners, where he worked from 1993 until 2007 and where he was responsible for investing on behalf of global funds with more than $10 billion under management. Mathew has executed over $10 billion of transactions since 2001 across a wide range of industries including business services, information services, consumer products and services, distribution, media, and communications. He currently serves on the boards of SymphonyIRI and Intermarine. Mathew received his MBA from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, and his B.S. from the University of Windsor.
Peter MasucciPeter is Chairman of the Board of SNL and a Managing Director of New Mountain Capital. He was previously associated with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), where he focused on private equity investments across a number of industries. From 1997 to 2000, Peter worked in the Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Finance Departments of Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he evaluated and executed a number of strategic transactions. He received his B.A. with highest distinction in Finance with an Accounting emphasis from the University of Iowa in 1997 where he was an Academic All-American. He received his M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 2004. Peter is also Chairman of the Board of ACA Compliance Group, a Director of JDA Software and Valet Waste, and was previously involved with Deltek and Inmar.
Robert MusslewhiteRobert serves as Chief Executive Officer of The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ: ABCO), a technology, research and consulting firm serving more than 3,200 members in the health care and higher education industries. Prior to joining the Advisory Board, Robert was an Associate Principal in the Washington, DC, Amsterdam and Dallas offices of McKinsey & Company. Robert holds a JD from Harvard Law School and an AB in economics from Princeton University.
Reid NaglePrior to starting SNL Financial in 1987, Reid spent 10 years in the financial services industry. He was the CFO for a New Jersey savings bank (also serving as vice chairman and CAO) and subsequently worked with the financial services and arbitrage affiliates of Ivan F. Boesky and Co. Reid holds a bachelor's degree from Georgetown University and his master's and doctoral degrees in political economy from Johns Hopkins University.
Brandt SakakeenyBrandt is the Founder and Managing Partner of Rockingstone Advisors LLC, a boutique financial advisory firm. Prior to founding Rockingstone, Brandt spent 15 years as an equity analyst for Deutsche Bank and Salomon Smith Barney covering the business services industry. He has an MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School and a B.A. in Economics from DePauw University.
The Executive Teamdevelops and implements SNL's business objectives and serves as the steward of SNL's unique customer-driven culture. The team is composed of a diverse blend of executives, equally divided between leaders who have spent their entire careers at SNL and leaders who bring to SNL valuable experience gained at other leading information companies.
Mike Chinn - President & CEOMike serves as President and CEO and works closely with SNL's extraordinarily talented executive team and Board to drive profitable growth while embracing the information standards, culture and corporate values that have enabled SNL's success over 25+ years. Mike has spent his entire career at SNL, starting with the company in 1994 as an analyst. Prior to being named CEO in 2010, he served as President of the company for ten years. Mike holds a B.A. in history and economics from the University of Virginia.
Dan Oakey - Corporate Secretary and Chief Contracts OfficerDan oversees all activities related to corporate governance, contracts and legal matters. Dan started his career at SNL in 1993 as a research analyst and has served in various leadership capacities for SNL. Dan holds a degree in finance from the University of Virginia.
Will Pappas - Managing Director of SalesWill was president, CEO and co-founder of Y-Merge, a financial analytics company, prior to its acquisition by SNL. Before Y-Merge, he held various sales positions with Multex.com. Will began his career as an investment banking analyst with Sandler O'Neill. Will holds a degree in economics from Duke University.
Nick Cafferillo - Chief Operating OfficerNick joined SNL in 2008 and leads all of SNL's industry and cross-industry business units. Previously, Nick served as chief product officer and EVP of product management at ISS, the leading corporate governance and proxy advisory information firm, and also worked in various product management and development capacities at Thomson Financial, including EVP of product management. Nick holds a B.A. from Cornell University.
Adam Hall - Chief Financial OfficerAdam joined SNL in 2008 as head of the Financial Institutions Group and in 2010, he assumed product management responsibility for all of the company's industry groups. He was appointed CFO in 2013. Prior to joining SNL, Adam served in senior financial and strategic roles at RiskMetrics, Institutional Shareholder Services, and the NASDAQ Stock Market. Adam holds a B.A. in economics from the State University of New York at Binghamton and an MBA from the University of Maryland.
Tom Corbitt - Chief Human Resources OfficerTom leads several areas of SNL's business support infrastructure, including HR, Facilities, Network Services, Contract Administration, Risk Management and Travel. Prior to joining SNL in 2009, Tom held roles in HR, real estate, operations and analysis at Capital One and Mondial USA. He holds a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from West Point, an MBA from the University of Richmond, a Master Certificate in Project Management from Villanova, a Business Process Management certification from Capital One and a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) designation from the HR Certification Institute.
James Record - Managing Director of Product Research & DevelopmentJames is responsible for significant business expansion projects including SNL's recent insurance statutory database launch and its ongoing European product expansion. James started his career at SNL in 1997 and served as director of bank and thrift research before leaving in 2003 to work as a sell-side analyst at Moors and Cabot and then Sterne Agee and Leach. James returned to SNL in his current capacity in early 2007. James holds a degree in economics from the University of Virginia and is a chartered financial analyst.
Nate Haskins - Managing Director of ContentNate is responsible for SNL's growing content collection operations, including development of all related internal systems and business processes. Nate has worked for SNL since 1998 in various positions including accounting analyst, M&A analyst, branch market share manager and data services manager. Nate holds a degree in economics from the University of Virginia.
Galen Warren - Chief Technology OfficerGalen leads all information technology initiatives at SNL, including software development for internal systems and products, networking and hardware infrastructure. He started his career at SNL in 1994 as a senior news editor before moving into IT, first as a systems analyst and then as the head of IT research and development. He holds a degree in mathematics and cognitive science from the University of Virginia.
- Acquired iPartners LLC, a leading information provider to the insurance industry with an office in Atlanta, Georgia.
- Acquired IntierraRMG, a leading information provider to the mining industry with offices in Perth, Stockholm, Calgary, Vancouver and Toronto.
- Rebranded mining coverage as SNL Metals & Mining.
- Acquired Metals Economics Group (MEG) and launched metals & mining coverage.
- Named to Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 5000" list as one of America's fastest-growing private companies for the fifth consecutive year.
- Acquired SwiftKnowledge and launched SNLBanker.
- Acquired MediaCensus from MediaBiz.
- Opened offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and the Philippines.
- Celebrated 25th anniversary.
- Steven Klinsky, Mathew Lori, Peter Masucci, Robert Musslewhite and Mike Sullivan joined SNL's Board of Managers.
- Acquired interest rate database from Datatrac.
- Acquired Highline Data from Summit Business Media.
- Named to Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 5000" list as one of America's fastest-growing private companies and recognized as a "Top Alumni" for earning this honor for the fourth consecutive year.
- New Mountain Capital LLC acquired majority interest in SNL.
- Launched European banking coverage.
- Acquired Io Energy LLC, an energy news provider.
- Acquired Y-Merge, headed by Will Pappas, who becomes managing director of sales and account management.
- Launched SNL IR Solutions.
- Mike Chinn named SNL president after starting his career at the company in 1994.
- Acquired energy database group from Navigant Consulting.
- Acquired ASSETrac Information Services, a provider of financial information on the REIT industry.
- Launched Insurance coverage.
- Released first version of DataSource in Windows ®.
- Released complete regulatory data on banks and thrifts.
- Introduced Docs OnLine (first online product).
- Launched Real Estate coverage.
- Began coverage of non-bank financial sectors.
- Inc. Magazine recognized SNL as one of America's 500 fastest-growing private companies.
- Founded in Hoboken, NJ by Reid Nagle.
- Began coverage of the thrift industry.
SNLers in Pakistan participating in Start!
Walking Day, benefiting the American Heart Association.
Our mission: To provide corporate-level support for charitable causes and non-profit organizations selected by SNL employees as a positive way of contributing to the communities in which they live and work.
Each year, SNL Financial and the SNL Cares Foundation donates more than $100,000 to non-profit organizations and other charitable causes in our communities across the globe. The Foundation's grassroots approach to giving has resulted in support of causes as diverse as our employees. Here is a sampling of the causes SNL Financial and the SNL Cares Foundation have supported. For more information, check out the SNL Cares Foundation FAQ.
Health & Wellness
- Alzheimer's Association
- American Cancer Society
- UVA Cancer Center Breast Care Program
Children & Youth
- Big Brothers, Big Sisters
- Kaneez e Zainab Health & Education Foundation
- Kids Lift Foundation's Toy Lift
Community & Social Services
- Gandhi Leprosy Seva Sangh
- Hands to Help Seniors
- Muni Seva Ashram
- Shelter for Help in Emergency
- Smt. Maniben Tribhovandas Matrugruh
- TIPU Foundation Pakistan
Conservation & Animals
- Ahmedabad Panjrapole Sanstha
- Jefferson Country Ducks Unlimited
- Monterey SPCA
- PAWS for Life
Shoes collected for Soles4Souls, Charlottesville, VA.