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  • IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index May 2017
    Construction Costs Increase at Slower Pace in May, IHS Markit Says

    Construction costs rose for the seventh consecutive month in May, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) and the Procurement Executives Group (PEG). The headline IHS Markit PEG Engineering and Construction Cost Index registered 54.0 in May, down from 57.0 in April. Both the materials/equipment and labor categories showed increases, though compared to April, the cost increases were not as broad.

    Commodities, Pricing & Cost Media
  • IHS Markit Launches MiFID II Solution for Regulatory Outreach and Repapering

    IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the launch of its Outreach360 platform available on Counterparty Manager. Outreach360 is designed to address specific MiFID II regulatory rules including the need to manage and share documentation as well as address regulatory outreach and repapering between counterparties. The platform also supports outreach for KYC (Know Your Customer),

    Financial Markets
  • IHS Markit: Online Video Growth Will Drive Western Europe Consumer Spending to €8.7 billion by 2020

    LONDON (May 17, 2017) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, expects total consumer spending on home video in Western Europe to increase with a CAGR of 3.5 percent per year, to reach €8.7 billion by 2020. The market demonstrated confident expansion over 2016 at 2.6 percent, reaching €7.9 billion. The home video sector is defined as being composed of physical videodisc, paid-for online video (electronic sell-through, or EST, and iVideo-on-

  • IHS Markit Reaffirms Guidance

    IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today reaffirmed its 2017 revenue, Adjusted EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) and Adjusted earnings per diluted share (EPS) guidance. Company management plans to present at the Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference at the Langham Hotel in London on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. GMT.

    Corporate
  • AMOLED TV Panel Shipments to Top 10 Million Units by 2023, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (May 16, 2017) – As panel makers are increasingly targeting the premium TV market, active-matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) TV panel shipments are expected to exceed 10 million units by 2023, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 42 percent from 2017, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Technology
  • IHS Markit Sees First Positive Year-Over-Year Smartphone Shipment Gains in Two Years as Industry Enters “Super-Cycle”

    LONDON - The global smartphone market continues its recovery, with the top three Chinese OEMs posting impressive gains. Samsung continued to lead the pack in smartphone shipments during the first quarter of 2017, shipping 79.1 million units. That is an increase of 0.1 percent year-over-year, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Apple is in the second spot, shipping 50.8 million phones, down 0.8 percent

    Technology
  • U.S. natural gas production declines second straight month, says IHS Markit
    U.S. Natural Gas Production Falls Again in April, With Texas and Gulf of Mexico Production in Sharp Decline, IHS Markit Says

    HOUSTON (May 15, 2017) – Lower-48 U.S. natural gas production averaged just 70.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) during April 2017—the lowest level in two months—but higher than production levels at the start of the year, according to analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Energy & Power Media
  • 8x8 and RingCentral Tie for Top Spot in UCaaS Scorecard, Says IHS Markit

    LONDON (May 15, 2017) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today released excerpts from its 2017 UC as a Service (UCaaS) Scorecard: North America, which identifies the UCaaS providers currently leading the UCaaS market and those best positioned to succeed long term. The ratings are based on criteria such as installed base of seats, financial stability, market strategy, service capabilities and support options.

    Technology
  • IHS Markit Breaks Down AT&T and Motorola Strategies for U.S. Public-Safety Network, FirstNet

    LONDON (May 15, 2017) – What business model will AT&T propose? Where will revenues come from? How are legacy licensed mobile radio (LMR) suppliers preparing for FirstNet, the United States-wide public-safety broadband network?

    Following the announcement that AT&T won a 25-year contract to build, maintain and operate FirstNet in the U.S., attention now turns to how the initiative and the wider market will develop.

    Technology
  • Heightened Territorial Disputes Fueling Submarine Investments in Asia Pacific, IHS Markit Says

    SINGAPORE (12 May 2017) – Submarine production spending across Asia Pacific will increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.17 percent for the next 10 years to reach $52.5 billion in total by 2026, according to the latest figures released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. 

    Defense, Risk & Security Media