Davis Polk advised IHS Markit Ltd. in connection with its Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.00% senior notes due 2026.
IHS Markit intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay amounts outstanding under its revolving credit facility.
IHS Markit is a leading globally diversified provider of critical information, analytics and expertise with deep sources of information, analytics and solutions for the world’s major industries, financial markets and governments.
The Davis Polk capital markets team included partners Richard D. Truesdell Jr. (Picture) and Derek Dostal and associates Eugene Baek and Joseph Pullano. Partner Kathleen L. Ferrell provided tax advice. Associate Sijia Cai provided 1940 Act advice. Partner Simon Witty and European counsel John Taylor provided advice regarding certain U.K.-based subsidiaries.
Involved fees earner: Richard Truesdell – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Derek Dostal – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Eugene Baek – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Joseph Pullano – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Simon Witty – Davis Polk & Wardwell; John Taylor – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Kathleen Ferrell – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Sijia Cai – Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Clients: IHS Markit Ltd.;