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  • New IHS Markit Report: Where Will Transportation Drive Global Oil (and Oil Sands) Demand?

    The prospect for dramatic changes in transportation has led to increased uncertainty about future oil demand. But the gradual pace of global vehicle fleet turnover and the need for significant upstream investment to maintain existing oil production volumes over the longer term will continue to present opportunities for ongoing expansion of the Canadian oil sands, according to a new report by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical

    Energy
  • Carbon fibers demand driven by automotive and aerospace sectors, says IHS Markit
    High Strength and Light Weight of Carbon Fiber Driving Strong Demand Growth in Aircraft and Automotive Manufacturing, IHS Markit Says

    HOUSTON (Dec. 20, 2016) – Led by industrial applications such as the manufacturing of aircraft, automobiles, pressure vessels, wind turbines and sporting goods, the global market for carbon fibers is growing dramatically—more than 8 percent per year through 2020, according to new research from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Country & Industry Forecasting Media
  • Leaders of BASF, Westlake, Tasnee, INEOS and PetroChina to Join IHS Markit Experts at 32nd Annual World Petrochemical Conference in Houston, March 20-24, 2017

    HOUSTON (December 19, 2016) – Chemical industry leaders Wayne Smith, chairman and CEO, BASF Corporation; Steve Bender, CFO, Westlake; Mutlaq Al-Morished, CEO, Tasnee; and Li Shousheng, chairman, China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation (CPCIF); will each deliver keynote presentations at the IHS Markit 32nd Annual World Petrochemical Conference (WPC), March 20 – 24, 2017, at the new Marriott Marquis Houston (opening at the end of December).

    Country & Industry Forecasting Media
  • Global PV installations by major region
    Tenth Year of Consecutive Global Growth for PV Demand, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (19 December 2016) – Strong demand from China will drive the tenth year of consecutive growth for the global PV market, according to a new report released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    The quarterly IHS Technology PV Demand Market Tracker report provides forecasts and analysis for installed PV capacity in almost 50 countries. It includes quarterly installations and annual installations for 21 key regions, and annual

    Technology
  • Jackson National Asset Management Selects Markit’s Fixed Income Pricing and Equity Fair Value Solutions

    IHS Markit® (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Jackson National Asset Management, LLC (JNAM), a wholly owned subsidiary of Jackson National Life Insurance Company® (Jackson®) has selected Markit’s fixed income pricing and equity fair value solutions.

    Financial Markets
  • Total gross cable revenue 2015 - IHS Markit
    Cable Market in European Union Grows to €22.4 Billion Amidst Increasing Competition, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (19 December 2016) – The cable industry in the European Union has continued to grow amidst increasing competition from traditional and Over-The-Top (OTT) players, according to a report released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions and Cable Europe, the European cable trade association. The report releases for the first time the consolidated full year European figures for 2015.

    Key findings from the 2016 European Broadband

    Technology
  • IHS Jane’s ATC Awards 2017 Nomination Period Closes

    LONDON (16 December 2017) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that the nomination period has closed for the IHS Jane’s ATC Awards 2017.

    Across six categories, a high-level panel of judges is now considering 41 entries.

    A short list will be drawn up in January 2017 for each category before the winners are announced on 7 March at an awards ceremony during the World ATM Congress 2017 in Madrid (register for the conference).

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • Media Alert: IHS Markit Analyst Availability: Consumer Electronics Show/CES 2017

    Journalists: As you’re planning to cover news and activities surrounding the CES 2017 in Las Vegas, January 5 – 8, 2017, a reminder that several IHS Markit technology and automotive analysts will be onsite and following developments from the show – and available for commentary during the week. 

    Contact information and areas of expertise for each are as follows.  Given schedules and potential connectivity challenges onsite, we encourage you to copy press@ihs.com on your

    Technology
  • Naval Superpowers Increase Patrols in Indian Ocean, IHS Markit Says

    As the strategic significance of the Indian Ocean increases, major countries are expanding their military presence at sea in the region. According to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, the number of naval visits to the Indian Ocean increased at a compound annual growth rate of 18.6 percent from 2011 to 2015 and their visits for the first nine months of this year already topped the 2015

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • Markit FRTB Studio performs capital calculations for a million trades in seconds

    LONDON (December 14, 2016) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Markit FRTB Studio, an aggregation and capital analytics engine, has processed a portfolio of one million trades in single digit seconds on a European bank’s Hadoop infrastructure as part of a successful proof-of-concept. This high-speed performance enables banks to understand the capital implications of business decisions in near real-time in relation

    Financial Markets