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June 16, 2021

Clarivate Clarivate report demonstrates that nations or institutions with diverse research priorities respond more comprehensively to unprecedented scientific challenges. Clarivate released a new Global Research Report which examines the ability of nations and institutions to respond to unexpected challenges or opportunities in science, medicine, technology and social sciences based on the diversity of their research activities and expertise. [Full Announcement].

June 9, 2021

Clarivate Clarivate announces proposed offerings of Ordinary Shares and Convertible Preferred Shares. Clarivate announced that it has commenced concurrent proposed offerings of $750 million of ordinary shares, alongside which certain existing shareholders intend to offer $250 million of ordinary shares (the "Ordinary Share Offering"), and $1.25 billion of Series A Mandatory Convertible preferred shares. Neither the completion of the Ordinary Share Offering nor the Convertible Preferred Share Offering is contingent upon completion of the other. The Offerings are both subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when either Offering may be completed, if at all, or as to the actual size or terms of either Offering. Clarivate intends to use the net proceeds from the Offerings to finance a portion of the purchase price for its pending acquisition of ProQuest, announced on May 17, 2021. None of the Offerings is conditioned on consummation of the ProQuest acquisition. If the ProQuest acquisition is not consummated, Clarivate intends to use the net proceeds received by it from the Offerings for general corporate purposes. [Full Announcement].

May 18, 2021

Clarivate Alt Legal integrates Clarivate Data to expand international trademark coverage. Alt Legal, Inc., an award-winning IP docketing software company, and Clarivate announced a partnership to integrate CompuMark international trademark data into the Alt Legal platform. Through this alliance, users of Alt Legal will gain access to CompuMark and its 186 trademark databases, covering all jurisdictions in the world. [Full Announcement].

April 22, 2021

Clarivate Clarivate releases Predictive Analytics to help fuel life sciences deal making landscape. Clarivate announced the enhancement of Cortellis Deals Intelligence, a leading industry source of life science deals information. The new features include deal trend visualizations and predictive analytics, allowing users to confidently track the deal-making landscape and quickly understand the potential value of an asset. [Full Announcement].

January 25, 2021

Clarivate Clarivate launches Web of Science My Research Assistant mobile application. Clarivate launched Web of Science My Research Assistant, a mobile-only application that enables scientific researchers to easily search, save and share publication records of the trusted research data in the Web of Science citation index using their mobile devices. [Full Announcement].

January 19, 2021

Clarivate Clarivate announces change to Board of Directors. Clarivate announced that Karen G. Mills, a member of the board of directors, has informed the Company of her decision to step down from the board to spend time on other endeavors. With Ms. Mills' departure, the Clarivate Board will consist of 11 members. [Full Announcement].

November 30, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate acquires Hanlim IPS. Clarivate announced that it has acquired South Korean Hanlim IPS. [Full Announcement].

November 9, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Divests Techstreet, its Standards Management Business, to a new For-Profit Subsidiary of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Clarivate and The American Society of Mechanical Engineers announced that the International Society of Interdisciplinary Engineers LLC, a new for-profit subsidiary of ASME, has acquired Techstreet. [Full Announcement].

October 27, 2020

Clarivate IncoPat Has Joined Clarivate. Clarivate, a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, announced that Beijing Incopat Co., Ltd (IncoPat) has joined Clarivate. By combining strengths, Clarivate and IncoPat will be able to provide a more comprehensive suite of intellectual property solutions to customers in China and worldwide, covering the entire innovation and IP lifecycle – from scientific and academic research to IP portfolio management and protection. [Full Announcement].

October 1, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Completes Acquisition of CPA Global to Form a Global Intellectual Property Powerhouse. Clarivate, a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, announced today the completion of the previously announced acquisition of CPA Global, creating an intellectual property powerhouse. [Full Announcement].

July 30, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate to combine with CPA Global, creating a world leader in intellectual property information and services. Clarivate, a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to combine with CPA Global, a global leader in intellectual property software and tech-enabled services. In the all-stock transaction, CPA Global shareholders will receive approximately 218 million Clarivate ordinary shares, representing 35% pro forma fully diluted ownership of Clarivate. Based on the 30-day volume weighted average share price of Clarivate, the implied enterprise value is approximately $6.8 billion, which includes approximately $900 million of the present value of tax assets. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals, is expected to close fourth quarter of 2020. [Full Announcement].

July 20, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate announces new global business center in Asia. Clarivate announced the establishment of a Global Business Center in Penang, Malaysia. It is one of three new Global Business Centers that Clarivate is building to provide world-class services to customers, with the other two based in Chandler, AZ, USA and London, U.K. [Full Announcement].

June 29, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Releases Web of Science Journal Citation Reports to identify the world’s leading journals. Clarivate released the 2020 update to its annual Web of Science Journal Citation Reports (JCR). The annual JCR release enables the research community to evaluate the world's high-quality academic journals using a range of indicators, descriptive data and visualizations. The reports are used by academic publishers across the globe to evaluate the impact of their journals relative to their field and promote them to the research community. [Full Announcement].

April 24, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Introduces New Open Access Data into Web of Science Journal Citation Reports. Clarivate Analytics announced the addition of open access data to Journal Citation Reports profile pages to increase transparency around open access models in scholarly publishing. Journal Citation Reports is an annual journal report from the Web of Science, the world’s largest publisher-independent global citation database. [Full Announcement].

March 2, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Analytics closes acquisition of Decision Resources Group. Clarivate Analytics announced it has completed its acquisition of Decision Resources Group. Previously, Clarivate announced on January 17, 2020 its intent to acquire DRG from Piramal Enterprises Limited, part of global business conglomerate Piramal Group. [Full Announcement].

January 31, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Analytics to acquire Decision Resources Group, creating a leading Global Provider of data-driven solutions to the life sciences industry. Clarivate Analytics announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Decision Resources Group, a premier provider of high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry, from Piramal Enterprises Limited, part of global business conglomerate Piramal Group. The $950 million purchase price–approximately 12x trailing DRG Adjusted EBITDA, taking into account acquisition cost synergies but not revenue synergies–includes $900 million in cash and approximately $50 million in Clarivate ordinary shares to be issued following the one-year anniversary of closing. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to Clarivate earnings in 2020. [Full Announcement].

January 6, 2020

Clarivate Clarivate Analytics completes agreement with OpSec Security to sell the Brand Protection business. Clarivate Analytics announced the completion of the previously announced agreement to sell the MarkMonitor brand protection, antipiracy and antifraud business to OpSec Security, a global leader in anti-counterfeiting and brand protection solutions. [Full Announcement].

Clarivate Clarivate Analytics completes agreement with OpSec Security to sell the Brand Protection business. Clarivate Analytics announced the completion of the previously announced agreement to sell the MarkMonitor brand protection, antipiracy and antifraud business to OpSec Security, a global leader in anti-counterfeiting and brand protection solutions. [Full Announcement].

December 2, 2019

Clarivate Clarivate Analytics has acquired leading provider of intellectual property case law and analytics Darts-ip. Clarivate Analytics announced it has acquired Darts-ip, a leading provider of case law data and analytics for intellectual property professionals. Recently awarded best legal tech company by Trends Legal Awards in Belgium, Darts-ip's case law data and supporting analytics solutions will be offered alongside Clarivate's trusted patent, trademark and domain data and solutions, across Derwent, CompuMark and MarkMonitor, to help companies make smarter, faster decisions. [Full Announcement].

September 9, 2019

Clarivate Clarivate Analytics acquires the SequenceBase business to expand its search and analysis capabilities for the life sciences IP market. Clarivate Analytics announced that it has acquired the business of SequenceBase, a leader in providing patent sequence information and search technology to the biotech, pharmaceutical and chemical industries. The acquisition will deliver an expanded solution to the fast-growing biologics market. It complements Derwent’s GENESEQ database and leading patent research platform Derwent Innovation, providing users with an intuitive solution to easily search, analyze and find context in sequence data within patents. GENESEQ is a proprietary database trusted by the largest players in biologics today. It is the only database to provide annotated analysis to help simplify the complexity of searching and identifying biological sequences (DNA, RNA and protein sequences) covered in patents from over 50 patent issuing authorities. [Full Announcement].

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