News Releases

  • Coronavirus Impact on Global Auto Demand

    Wednesday, March, 25, 2020

    The COVID-19 virus (coronavirus) epidemic is spreading rapidly, with a growing number of countries around the world announcing drastic measures to slow down the infection rates. Key European countries are intensifying already-implemented restrictions, while the United States is starting to implement more aggressive measures in various areas.Over the last few weeks, IHS Markit has been evaluating a...
  • IHS Markit Reports First Quarter 2020 Results

    Tuesday, March, 24, 2020

    IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today reported results for the first quarter ended February 29, 2020.
  • Coronavirus Impact on European and North American Auto production

    Friday, March, 20, 2020

    The COVID-19 virus (coronavirus) epidemic is spreading quickly through-out the Western world. Major European countries have announced drastic measures to slow down the infection rates and the United States is starting to implement more aggressive measures in various areas.
  • The global economy is headed for recession: Updated IHS Markit Economic Forecast on Impact of COVID-19

    Wednesday, March, 18, 2020

    Disruptions to supply chains, demand, international trade flows, and travel, along with lockdowns and collapsing stock prices, resulting from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) virus have dealt a heavy blow to the global economy.
  • Historic Surplus of Oil Will Push Prices Lower

    Monday, March, 16, 2020

    Extraordinary conditions can lead to startling outcomes. That is where the oil market now finds itself—in a truly extraordinary situation in what has been a transformative week for the global industry. There has been a dizzying drop in world oil demand and a dramatic pivot in Saudi oil production policy. This situation points to the possible buildup of the most extreme global oil supply surplus ...
  • APAC airlines dividends to be slashed due to COVID-19; impacts on dividends from cosmetics companies to be limited

    Monday, March, 16, 2020

    IHS Markit expects aggregate dividend payouts from airlines in APAC, under its coverage, to drop 20.7% to USD 1.4 billion in 2020 from a year ago amid stark earnings prospects over the short term. Airlines typically adhere to performance-linked dividend policies and they have been greatly hit by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.
  • Aberdeen Standard Investments Selects IHS Markit for Private Valuations

    Monday, March, 16, 2020

    LONDON (March 16, 2020) — IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Aberdeen Standard Investments, a leading global asset manager, has selected IHS Markit to perform independent valuations on its level three private debt holdings.
  • New RootMetrics Report Shows That Not All 5G is Created Equal, With T-Mobile Leading Availability but Verizon Recording Game-Changing Speeds

    Wednesday, March, 11, 2020

    RootMetrics by IHS Markit, the standard for mobile performance benchmarking, today released a new report to help cut through the 5G hype and show consumers what real-world performance looks like in five major cities across the US (Chicago, Dallas, Indianapolis, Los Angles, and Washington, D.C.). As mobile users across the US depend more and more on fast data connectivity, the new RootMetrics repo...
  • IHS Markit to Hold Conference Call and Webcast on March 24, 2020 with Release of First Quarter 2020 Financial Results

    Tuesday, March, 10, 2020

    IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2020 on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, before the open of market.
  • Q1 2020 Oil Demand Fall is Largest in History

    Wednesday, March, 4, 2020

    IHS Markit now expects that Q1 2020 world oil demand will decline by the largest volume inhistory—even exceeding the declines during the 2009 financial crisis. Owing to the unprecedented stoppage of Chinese economic activity in February and the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outside of China, we estimate that world oil demand in first quarter 2020 will be 3.8 MMb/d lower than ...