IHS Markit Ltd is a public listed information company based in London, the United Kingdom.
In 2016, IHS Inc combined its business with Markit Ltd to form the present company. Founder Lance Uggla established Markit Ltd in 2003 and launched the first daily credit default swap pricing services reportedly.
The information firm claims to serve over 3,000 global customer groups and operates through 28 offices located in several countries.
It is a diversified provider of analytics, solutions, and critical information. IHS Markit offers analytics and related solutions to various customers involved in business, next generation businesses, government, and finance, and claims to improve their operational efficiency as well as providing deep insights.
The clientele base under the financial services segment includes front-and back-office users like risk and portfolio managers, research professionals, traders, and other financial markets participants.
It operates as a technology, software, and tech services firm.
The stocks are traded on NYSE under the symbol ‘INFO’.
IHS Markit claims to cater to a diverse clientele base, including academic & education, aerospace & defense, agribusiness, automotive, chemical, energy &resources, construction, life science, and insurance.
The Bermuda-based provides solutions like indices, reference and pricing data, trading and valuation services, enterprise software, trade processing, and managed services.
The company also provides configured software platforms for enterprise management, hosted solutions and related services.
The information firm operates through various subsidiaries and platforms, including Varfax, iBoxx, HIS Automotive Inc, HIS Energy INC, RootMetrics, CARPROOF, Global Insights, PFC Energy, Information Mosaic Inc, and HIS Global SA, etc.
IHS Markit claims to have served over 50,000 government and business customers across the globe. In addition, it is reportedly among the top 500 companies rankings released by Fortune.
It provides various technology offerings through Macroeconomic Advisers, Ipreo, Novation Analytics, Cappitech, and DeriveXperts. Furthermore, the Bermuda-based company claims to help the industrial clients by providing solutions for market volatility regulatory pressure, shifting end-user demand, etc.
The company claims to provide information and data analytics for economic risks, raw material and hydrocarbon developments, environmental compliances, etc., through a team of over 800 engineers and geoscientists and more than 600 energy experts to offer insights across energy value chain.
The information company also indulges in providing technical inputs, market prediction, analytical tools and consultation services under its upstream business division.
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