S&P and IHS Markit link up

By Jasper Cox
30 Nov 2020

The merger of S&P Global and IHS Markit, announced on Monday, will create a larger data provider for financial markets.

The firms are coming together in an all-share deal that values IHS Markit at $44bn. Current S&P Global shareholders will end up with about 68% of the final company.

Douglas Peterson will remain chief executive of the firm, while Lance Uggla, chairman and chief executive of IHS Markit, ...

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