will own about 57 percent of the combined company, which would
have a total value of more than $13 billion, while Markit
shareholders will own the rest.
Shareholders of IHS, the publisher of Jane's Defence Weekly,
will get 3.5566 common shares of the combined company, IHS
Markit, for each share held.
IHS said the deal value implied a market price of $31.13 per
Markit share, a premium of 5.6 percent over its Friday close.
(Reporting by Abhirup Roy in Bengaluru; Editing by Anupama
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