Tag: merger

Acquisition
December 28, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

S&P Global and IHS Markit to sell Base Chemicals and CUSIP Businesses

Douglas L. Peterson, President and Chief Executive Officer of S&P Global said: The two divestures we have announced today represent an important milestone in our progress toward satisfying the required regulatory conditions to complete our merger with IHS Markit. With these agreements in place, we are well positioned to dedicate our full attention to our…

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Acquisition
November 15, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

US DoJ requires IHS Markit to divest business to proceed with S&P Global merger

Acting Assistant Attorney General Richard A. Powers of the Justice Department’s Antitrust Division, said: Without these significant divestitures, the proposed merger would have led to higher prices and lower quality for PRA customers throughout the United States. The divestitures will preserve competition for PRA services, which are vital to the proper functioning of commodity markets…

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Acquisition
October 25, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

S&P Global and IHS Markit merger approved by the European Commission

Lance Uggla, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of IHS Markit, added: Our teams have been working closely with the relevant regulatory authorities to achieve this important milestone for our merger. Once combined, the new company will deliver a broader set of information and insights that will drive the growth and performance of our customers. The…

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Acquisition
May 13, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

S&P Global and IHS Markit issue update on merger

The divestiture is pending regulatory and antitrust authorities’ approval. According to the official update, S&P Global and IHS Markit are working with regulatory institutions on the proposed merger, including on the proposed divestiture. The merger is on track to close in the second half of 2021 as previously planned. HS Markit announced earlier in March…

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Acquisition
March 12, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

IHS Markit to merge with S&P Global

Lance Uggla, Chairman and CEO of IHS Markit commented: We are delighted by the overwhelming shareholder support of this strategic merger. We remain focused on bringing together two great companies for the benefit of our customers, employees and shareholders. The proposed agreement mandates that each share of IHS Markit common stock will be exchanged for…

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FXTM analyzed 70 M&A deals to show stock performance and GDP comps
March 18, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank start official merger talks

Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank revealed on Sunday that they were in merger talks, which confirmed the rumors that had circulated hinting at the merger. The announcement did not come as a surprise given the manner in which Deutsche Bank has struggled since the 2008 financial crisis. However, the announcement triggered concerns by labor unions about the likelihood that…

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