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  • IHS to Hold Annual Investor Day Conference on April 30

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, will host its annual Investor Day conference in New York City on April 30, 2008. The conference will focus on detailed overviews of the IHS business, including a panel discussion on global issues facing companies; IHS information domain strategies; and the companys evolving operating structure.

    The presenters include:

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  • CORRECTING and REPLACING IHS to Hold Annual Shareholder Meeting April 24, 2008

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First graph, first sentence of release dated April 14, 2008 should read: IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, will hold its annual shareholder meeting on Thursday, April 24, 2008, at 12 noon EDT (10 a.m. MDT)...(sted "2 p.m. ET").

    The corrected release reads:

    IHS TO HOLD ANNUAL SHAREHOLDER MEETING APRIL 24, 2008

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  • CERA Launches Climate Change and Clean Energy Forum

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA), an IHS Inc. company, announced today at the IHS London Energy Symposium the launch of a new industry forum: Climate Change and Clean Energy Forum. The Forum will provide industry and government stakeholders with an independent assessment of how new climate change policies, evolving greenhouse gas markets and accelerated investments in clean energy technologies are reshaping the

    Energy
  • John S. Herold, Inc. Reports 2008 Europe Oil & Gas Upstream M&A Transaction Value Falls After Active 2007

    NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Upstream oil and gas merger and acquisition (M&A) total transaction value in Europe fell to just $171 million in the first quarter of 2008 after more than doubling to $5.5 billion in 2007, according to John S. Herold, Inc., an IHS company. Total worldwide transaction value in the first quarter of 2008 was $17.2 billion, down 45 percent from the fourth quarter of 2007 and 37 per cent from the first quarter of 2007.

    Energy
  • Solving the Energy Puzzle: Meeting the World’s Future Energy Demand Will Require “Open Innovation” and Intensified Collaboration Across Industries

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Providing secure, affordable, low-carbon energy to a growing global population will require a new level of energy innovation and cooperation, Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA) and the World Economic Forum conclude in Solving the Energy Puzzle Through Innovation.

    Energy
  • New “Sustainability Through Planning” Report Debuts in May

    BRACKNELL, United Kingdom--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BRACKNELL, United Kingdom--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sustainability through planning is a new BRE report that will be published by IHS BRE Press on 9 May 2008.

    Sustainability
  • Study Shows 2007 U.S. Upstream Oil & Gas M&A Transaction Value and Deal Count Reach Record Highs

    NORWALK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. upstream oil and gas merger and acquisition (M&A) total transaction value reached US$49.2 billion on 145 significant deals, both record highs, according to the 2008 Global Upstream M&A Review prepared by John S. Herold, an IHS company (NYSE: IHS), and Harrison Lovegrove & Co., Ltd., a Standard Chartered group company. The U.S. accounted for 32 percent of the US$154 billion in total global upstream

    Energy
  • IHS Inc. Announces Higher First-Quarter 2008 Results

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today reported results for the first quarter ended February 29, 2008. Revenue for the first quarter of 2008 totaled $198.8 million, representing a 30-percent increase over first-quarter 2007 revenue of $152.6 million. Net income for the first quarter of 2008 increased 17 percent to $21.4 million, or $0.34 per diluted share, compared to

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  • “Oil as the New Gold”: CERA Comments on the New Fundamentals of Oil and Record High Prices

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The new fundamentals global financial dynamics and new cost structures are driving the momentum that pushed oil prices to a record high of $111.80 per barrel on March 17, before settling lower, still putting it well ahead of what had been the previous inflation-adjusted record high of $103.59 set in April 1980, according to Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA), an IHS

    Energy
  • IHS Acquires JFA International, an Energy Industry Services Firm

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of JFA International, which provides strategic analysis to the energy industry’s exploration and production (E&P) sectors. JFA International is based in London.

    IHS acquired JFA International for approximately £2 million (British pounds), or approximately $4 million USD, in an all-cash transaction

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