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February 10, 2022updated 31 Oct 2022 5:24pm

Informa to sell Pharma Intelligence for £1.9bn to Warburg Pincus

International B2B and business intelligence group Informa has announced the sale of its Pharma Intelligence operation to private equity firm Warburg Pincus for a fee totalling £1.9bn.

By Press Association and Press Gazette

International B2B and business intelligence group Informa has announced the sale of its Pharma Intelligence operation to private equity firm Warburg Pincus for a fee totalling £1.9bn.

A leading provider of specialist intelligence and data for clinical trials, drug development and regulatory compliance, Pharma Intelligence accounted for 40% of the £305m revenues reported for the company’s Informa Intelligence division in 2020.

Informa will retain a 15% stake in the business going forward and has also announced plans for a new round of share buybacks.

Source: Informa

Deal value: £1.9bn

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