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  • IHS PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index February 2017
    Copper-Based Wire and Cable Index at Highest Level in Almost Five Years, IHS Markit Says

    Construction costs rose again in February, recording the fourth consecutive month of price recovery, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The headline IHS PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index registered 55.2 in February, down from 57.7 in January. Strength was evident for materials markets, though for labor markets, the headline index tipped below the neutral point.

    Commodities, Pricing & Cost Media
  • Leaders of Major Power Industry Companies Among Speakers at CERAWeek 2017 by IHS Markit

    An international group of chief executives and other senior power industry leaders will be among those to address delegates during CERAWeek 2017, March 6-10 at the Hilton Americas—Houston.

    CERAWeek by business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is the premier annual international gathering of energy industry leaders, experts, government officials and policymakers, leaders from the technology, financial and industrial

    Energy
  • Global Auto Sales Set to Reach 93.5 Million in 2017, but Risk is Greater than Ever, IHS Markit Says

    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (February 21, 2017) – Total 2017 global light vehicle sales will reach 93.5 million units, a growth rate of 1.5 percent over 2016, according to the most recent forecast from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. However, industry risk in mature markets is at the highest level it has been since the Lehman Brothers collapse and global industry downturn from 2008 through 2010, and will be a key factor for the near future.

    automotive
  • Middle East Increases Emphasis on Military Capabilities and Pushes Defence Spending Back to Growth, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (17 February, 2017) – Middle East defence budgets will return to growth in 2017 as the region increases its drive to acquire new military capabilities, according to new analysis released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • Naphtha Faces Competition from Abundant Natural Gas Liquids, IHS Markit Says

    Growing competition from less costly natural gas liquid (NGL) feedstocks—much of them coming from North American shale gas -- have dealt a blow to global demand for naphtha, according to new research from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Energy
  • CERAWeek 2017 by IHS Markit to Showcase the 2017 Class of Energy Innovation Pioneers

    Eight Energy Innovation Pioneers have been selected to present at the executive conference of CERAWeek 2017 by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) executive conference, March 6-10 at the Hilton Americas – Houston.

    CERAWeek 2017
  • IHS Markit Reaffirms Guidance

    IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, is reaffirming its 2017 revenue, Adjusted EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) and Adjusted earnings per diluted share (EPS) guidance. The company plans to publicly reaffirm its earnings guidance in a previously announced presentation at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco, California

    Corporate
  • TPM Conference 2017 to Feature Leading Executives from Global Container Shipping and Logistics Industry

    High-level keynote sessions from chief executives and other senior leaders will anchor this year’s 17th TPM Annual Conference, the industry’s largest conference focused exclusively on global ocean container transportation, logistics, ports and inland connections. With more than 2,000 attendees, TPM 2017 will be held from February 26 to March 1 at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA.

    Maritime & Trade
  • ExxonMobil Chairman and CEO Darren Woods Will Deliver Keynote Remarks at CERAWeek 2017

    Darren Woods, chairman and CEO of ExxonMobil—the world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company—will deliver keynote remarks at CERAWeek 2017, March 6-10 at the Hilton Americas—Houston.

    Mr. Woods will participate in a special keynote dialogue with Daniel Yergin, vice chairman of IHS Markit and conference chair. The remarks will be among his first major conference appearances since becoming Chairman and CEO of

    Energy
  • IHS Markit Ltd. Announces Closing of Senior Notes Offering

    IHS Markit Ltd. (Nasdaq:INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the closing of its previously announced offering of $500 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 (the “notes”) in a private placement transaction pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.

    Corporate