June 1 (Reuters) - Intercontinental Exchange Inc:
* Intercontinental Exchange announces agreement to acquire global research index platform from bank of america merrill lynch
* Intercontinental Exchange Inc - terms of agreement were not disclosed
* Intercontinental Exchange Inc - financial impact of transaction is expected to be immaterial in 2017.
* Intercontinental exchange inc - following close of transaction, bofaml global research ficc indices will become part of ice data services
* Intercontinental exchange - entered into definitive agreement to acquire global research division's index platform from bank of america merrill lynch Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: