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IHS Markit Ltd. Announces Pricing of Senior Notes


IHS Markit Ltd. (NASDAQ:INFO), a world leader in critical information,
analytics and solutions, today announced the pricing of its offering
of $500,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 4.125 percent
senior notes due 2023 and $750,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of
its 4.750 percent senior notes due 2028. The offering is expected to
close on July 23, 2018, subject to customary closing conditions.

IHS Markit intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for
general corporate purposes, which may include financing a portion of the
cash consideration payable for its previously announced acquisition of
Ipreo and paying down amounts outstanding under its credit facilities.

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, HSBC Securities
(USA) Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities, RBC Capital Markets, LLC and Wells
Fargo Securities, LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the

The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and
the accompanying base prospectus, which is filed as part of the
effective shelf registration statement from IHS Markit on Form S-3 (File
No. 333-224290), copies of which may be obtained from Merrill Lynch,
Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, NC1-004-03-43, 200 North College
Street, 3rd Floor, Charlotte, NC 28255-0001, Attention: Prospectus
Department, by calling +1 800-294-1322 or by emailing,
HSBC Securities (USA) Inc., 452 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10018, or by
calling +1 866-811-8049, or J.P. Morgan Securities LLC at 383 Madison
Avenue, New York, NY 10179, Attention: Investment Grade Syndicate Desk,
or by calling + 1 212-834-4533. You may also get these documents for
free by visiting EDGAR on the website of the Securities and Exchange
Commission (the "SEC") at

This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of, these
securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer,
solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or
qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other

This news release has not been approved by an authorized person for the
purposes of section 21 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000
(as amended). Accordingly, this document is only for distribution to and
directed at: (i) in the United Kingdom, persons having professional
experience in matters relating to investments falling within Article
19(5) of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial
Promotion) Order 2005 (as amended) (the "Order") or high net worth
entities falling within Article 49(2)(a) to (d) of the Order; (ii)
persons who are outside the United Kingdom; and (iii) any other person
to whom it can otherwise be lawfully distributed (all such persons
together being referred to as "Relevant Persons"). Any investment or
investment activity to which this news release relates is available only
to and will be engaged in only with Relevant Persons. Persons who are
not Relevant Persons should not take any action based upon this press
release and should not rely on it.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of
the safe harbor provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements can be identified by
words such as: "anticipate," "intend," "plan," "goal," "seek," "aim,"
"strive," "believe," "project," "predict," "estimate," "expect,"
"continue," "strategy," "future," "likely," "may," "might," "should,"
"will," the negative of these terms, and similar references to future
periods. Forward-looking statements are neither historical facts nor
assurances of future performance. Instead, they are based only on IHS
Markit current beliefs, expectations and assumptions regarding the
future of IHS Markit business, future plans and strategies, projections,
anticipated events and trends, the economy and other future conditions.
Because forward-looking statements relate to the future, they are
subject to inherent uncertainties, risks and changes in circumstances
that are difficult to predict and many of which are outside of IHS
Markit control. A detailed discussion of some of the risks and
uncertainties that could cause IHS Markit actual results and financial
condition to differ materially from the forward-looking statements is
described in IHS Markit filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange

Any forward-looking statement made by IHS Markit in this release speaks
only as of the date on which it is made. IHS Markit undertakes no
obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether
written or oral, that may be made from time to time, whether as a result
of new information, future developments or otherwise.

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit (NASDAQ:INFO) is a world leader in critical information,
analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive
economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information,
analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and
government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep
insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has
more than 50,000 business and government customers, including 80 percent
of the Fortune Global 500 and the world's leading financial
institutions. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is committed to
sustainable, profitable growth.

IHS Markit is a registered trademark of IHS Markit Ltd. and/or its
affiliates. All other company and product names may be trademarks of
their respective owners © 2018 IHS Markit Ltd. All rights reserved.

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