The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. provides information services and products to the education, financial services, and business information markets worldwide. It operates in three segments: McGraw-Hill Education, Financial Services, and Information & Media. The McGraw-Hill Education segment consists of School Education Group, which provides teaching and learning materials for pre-kindergarten through secondary school, as well as assessment and reporting services; and Higher Education, Professional, and International Group that offers textbooks and other resources to the college and university, professional, international, and adult education markets. The Financial Services segment operates under the Standard & Poorâ€™s brand, which provides credit ratings, market indices, investment research, financial data, and fixed income research and analysis to investors, corporations, governments, financial institutions, investment managers, and advisors. It also offers Web-based fundamental research services that deliver a set of tools for analyzing the market, building financial models, and researching public and private companies. The Information & Media segment provides information, insight, and analysis solutions, including information for the energy and metals markets; consumer research for automobiles, financial services, healthcare, insurance, telecom, and travel industries; source of information, industry news, market research, and forecasts for construction and design industry; and strategic news and information for aviation, aerospace, and defense industries, as well as delivers news, analysis, and online content through the operation of television stations. The company serves its customers through distribution channels, such as printed books, magazines and newsletters, and digital platforms; wireless broadcasting; and conferences and trade shows.
The McGraw-Hill Companies was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in New York, New York.