Siris Capital group to buy TNS in $862 mln deal

Tue Dec 11, 2012 8:15am EST

Dec 11 (Reuters) - Data communications company TNS Inc agreed to be bought by an investor group led by Siris Capital Group in a deal valued at about $862 million.

Siris will pay $21 per share in cash, representing a premium of about 44 percent over TNS's closing price on Monday, TNS said.

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