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Tuesday 15 May, 2007

Euromoney Ins.InvPLC


Euromoney Institutional InvestorPLC
15 May 2007


                                   Not for release until 0700Hrs on May 15, 2007

              Euromoney sells Metal Bulletin business, Systematics

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC ('Euromoney') announced today that it has
completed the sale of certain assets of Systematics International Limited
('Systematics') to its management, led by Christine Bhatt.

The sale of Systematics, which is a small database business principally in the
farm machinery and construction sector, is a Class 3 transaction for Euromoney
under the Listing Rules. The gross assets of Systematics at completion were

Systematics was acquired by Euromoney as part of its acquisition of Metal
Bulletin in October 2006 for £222 million.  The disposal of Systematics is
consistent with Euromoney's continuing strategy of streamlining its portfolio of
businesses and focusing on its core markets in finance, metals, commodities, and
energy. Having sold Atalink in March and EIC in April, the sale of Systematics
completes Euromoney's program of selling non-core Metal Bulletin businesses.


May 15, 2007

Note to editors:

About Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC is listed on the London Stock Exchange and
is a member of FTSE 250 share index. It is a leading international business-to-
business media group focused primarily  on the international finance, metals and
commodities sectors. In October 2006 it acquired Metal Bulletin plc for £222
million. It publishes more than 70 magazines, newsletters and journals,
including Euromoney, Institutional Investor and Metal Bulletin. It also runs an
extensive portfolio of conferences, seminars and training courses, and is a
leading provider of electronic information and data on international finance,
metals and emerging markets.

For further information please contact:

Padraic Fallon, Chairman
Tel: 020 7779 8556; Email:
Colin Jones, Finance Director
Tel: 020 7779 8666; Email:
Christopher Fordham, Director
Tel: 020 7779 8057; Email:

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