Merrill Corp. Buys ComputerReporters

Merrill Corp. said that its wholly-owned subsidiary WordWave International Pty Ltd. has acquired ComputerReporters, a provider of reporting services to the legal, corporate and government markets in < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Australia. Merrill is a provider of document management services to the financial, legal and real estate markets, and is backed by DLJ Merchant Banking.