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News Sep 22, 2016

Shearman & Sterling Advises on S&P Global’s $500 Million Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented Goldman, Sachs & Co., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., as joint book-running managers, and Mizuho Securities USA Inc. and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc., as co-managers, in connection with S&P Global Inc.’s investment-grade Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of $500 million principal amount of its 2.950% senior notes due 2027, guaranteed by Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC.

S&P Global Inc. (formerly known as McGraw Hill Financial, Inc.) is a leading benchmarks and ratings, analytics, data and research provider serving the global capital, commodities and commercial markets.

The Shearman & Sterling team included partner Merritt Johnson (New York-Capital Markets); of counsel Robert Treuhold (New York-Capital Markets); and associates Jennifer Lau (Toronto-Capital Markets) and Dillon Smith (New York-Corporate).  The team also included partner Kristen Garry (Washington, DC-Tax) and Adam Sternberg (New York-Tax).