Clarivate to combine with CPA Global

By coming together, we will create a world leader in intellectual property information and services

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Clarivate and CPA Global, two of the world’s leading providers of Intellectual Property software, information and services, are excited to announce that we have signed a definitive agreement to combine our companies.

This is a landmark step for Clarivate, CPA Global and our customers.  Our proposed combination comes at a time when the world needs to advance and commercialize new ideas and innovations faster than ever. The demand for services that support the establishment and protection of IP across new innovations and brands also has never been greater. The goal of our combination is to be able to address all of this better, together.

Read the press release for details about this proposed transaction

 

When you take the deep human expertise of both Clarivate and CPA Global, and combine it with our leading data and advanced technologies, our combined company will be able to provide you:

  • A more comprehensive suite of products and services.
  • Best-of-breed, end-to-end solutions that will enable you to more effectively identify new opportunities, avoid risks, act more efficiently and improve your bottom line.
  • The next generation of IP solutions that will enable you to inform strategy and decision-making in new ways that make your organization stronger.

 

Clarivate and CPA Global will continue to operate as two completely separate companies until the transaction closes, which is expected in the fourth quarter of 2020. After that, we look forward to providing you even more details about the exciting changes and enhancements you will receive from us as a combined company.

In the meantime, Clarivate and CPA Global remain committed to serving your needs as strongly as ever and with the benefit of renewed and focused commitment to product growth and innovation.

“This is a transformative combination with a strong strategic fit between the two companies.”

Jerre Stead
Executive Chairman and CEO, Clarivate
on the proposed combination of Clarivate and CPA Global

FAQs

By joining together, we will be able to provide you with a broader and richer set of content, solutions and next-generation products across a wide variety of industries.

Our priority is, and will always remain, to ensure that we are providing you the best tools, analysis and innovation. This combination will enable us to take that commitment to new heights and be an even more valuable resource for you and your organization

 

There is no change to any product or service you are currently receiving from Clarivate or CPA Global. Once the transaction closes, we look forward to providing you more information about the exciting changes and enhancements we will provide to our customers.

For now, nothing will change as Clarivate and CPA Global will continue to operate as separate companies until the transaction closes. You should continue to work with your regular contact at each company.