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GlobalData buys IHS sciences

GlobalData, the £1.8bn UK quoted data and consulting company, is to buy the Life Sciences and drug pricing data business of IHS Markit in a deal completing by the end of this year. The business covers healthcare forecasting and drug price data and will join the existing pharma business unit within GlobalData. Terms were not disclosed. 

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