Integrated Compliance Solutions announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of Sterling Compliance.

Based in Pittsburgh, Sterling provides a full suite of risk management services designed to help its clients assess and manage effective regulatory compliance programs and stay ahead of examination cycles and legislative changes.

Closing of the transaction is anticipated to occur on or about Oct. 30 and is subject to satisfaction of typical conditions precedent to closing for transactions of this nature. All of the Sterling management team will remain in place and will continue to manage the daily operation of the firm.