A report from the Wall Street Journal has stated that real-time info and analysis company TransUnion is close to buying information services firm Neustar in a deal close to $3.1B. While both companies denied any request for comment on the matter, the report states that the move can help TransUnion diversify into digital marketing. Neustar was bought by an investment group led by private equity firm Golden Gate Capital, in a deal valued at $2.9B in 2017.

Source: Transunion