IHS Enters into US$1B Credit Facility

On January 5, 2011, IHS Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries (“IHS”) entered into US, Canadian, UK and Swiss revolving and term loan credit facilities in the principal aggregate amount of US$1 billion.

The facilities were agented by JPMorgan Chase, N.A. as administrative agent and are being made available by a syndicate of 12 Canadian, US and international financial institutions.

With offices in more than 30 countries worldwide and with more than 4,200 employees, IHS provides information and insight in energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management.

Ogilvy Renault LLP represented JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in Canada with a team consisting of David Amato, Kevin Morley and Aditya Rebbapragada. Hunton & Williams LLP represented JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in the United States with a team consisting of Joseph Mathews, Deborah Newton and Erika Larson.

Bennett Jones LLP represented IHS in Canada with a team consisting of Lindsey Hutton and former associate Ryan Schindel. Scott Smith of Blank Rome LLP represented IHS in the United States.