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IHS Approves Share Repurchase Program

  IHS Approves Share Repurchase Program

Business Wire

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- October 12, 2012

IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of information and analytics,
today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $100 million
program to repurchase IHS common shares.

IHS may repurchase shares in open market purchases or through privately
negotiated transactions in compliance with Securities and Exchange Commission
Rule 10b-18, subject to market conditions, applicable legal requirements and
other relevant factors. The repurchase program does not obligate IHS to
repurchase any dollar amount or number of shares, and it may be suspended at
any time at the company’s discretion.

“This share repurchase program demonstrates our continued confidence in the
IHS strategy of delivering long-term profitable growth and demonstrates our
commitment to delivering value to our shareholders,” said Jerre Stead, IHS
chairman and chief executive officer.

This press release is neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an
offer to sell any securities.

IHS Forward-Looking Statements:

This release may contain forward-looking statements as defined in the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are
statements that are not historical facts. Such statements may include
financial projections and estimates and their underlying assumptions,
statements regarding plans, objectives and expectations with respect to future
operations, products and services, and statements regarding future
performance. Forward-looking statements are generally identified by the words
"expect," "anticipate," "believe," "intend," "estimate," "plan" and similar
expressions. Although IHS and its management believe that the expectations
reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, investors are
cautioned that forward-looking information and statements are subject to
various risks and uncertainties - many of which are difficult to predict and
generally beyond the control of IHS - that could cause actual results and
developments to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied or
projected by, the forward-looking information and statements. These risks and
uncertainties include those discussed or identified by IHS from time to time
in its public filings. Other than as required by applicable law, IHS does not
undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information
or statements. Please consult our public filings at or

About IHS (

IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information and insight in critical
areas that shape today’s business landscape. Businesses and governments in
more than 165 countries around the globe rely on the comprehensive content,
expert independent analysis and flexible delivery methods of IHS to make
high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence. IHS
has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly traded company on the
New York Stock Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA,
IHS employs more than 6,000 people in more than 30 countries around the world.

IHS is a registered trademark of IHS Inc. All other company and product names
may be trademarks of their respective owners. Copyright © 2012 IHS Inc. All
rights reserved.


IHS Inc.
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