IHS News Releases - Automotive

Automotive

  • 1/18/17 7:15 pm EST

    Group likely to lose governance structures in Iraq this year; Mosul to fall by second half of this year

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Territory controlled by the Islamic State shrunk by almost a quarter in 2016, according to new analysis released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. In 2016, the Islamic State’s caliphate shrunk by 23 percent from 78,000 km2 in early January to 60,400 km2 by the end of the year-- an area roughly half the size of North Korea. This compares to a loss of 14 percent in 2015more...
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  • 1/18/17 4:55 am EST

    Smartphones and tablets now account for over 60 percent of all smart connected consumer devices, up from 17 percent in 2008; Messaging and communications apps to grow to 7.5 billion users by 2020

    DAVOS, Switzerland (18 January, 2017) – The global smartphone installed base will grow from four billion in 2016 to more than six billion smartphones in use by 2020, according to new analysis released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Messaging and communications apps such as Line and Whatsapp will grow from five billion users in 2016 to 7.5 billion by 2020. “Mobile innovations, new business models and mobile technologiesmore...
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  • 1/17/17 6:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit Ltd. (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide, today reported results for the fourth quarter ended November 30, 2016. Revenue of $874 million, including organic revenue growth of 1 percent Net income of $89 million and diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.21 Adjusted EBITDA of $more...
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  • 1/16/17 5:30 am EST

    Mood at World Economic Forum 2017 to be mixture of anticipation and anxiety

    Davos, Switzerland (16 January 2017) – The political earthquakes of 2016 have upended conventional thinking about the global economy and have ironically brightened the outlook, according to new analysis released today at the World Economic Forum in Davos by IHS Markit (Nasdaq:INFO), the world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.  Global growth is  expected to increase from 2.5 percent in 2016 to 2.8 percent in 2017 and 3.1 percent in 2018.“In 2017, the globalmore...
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  • Total Block 11 Offshore Cyprus Could Rival Egypt's Zohr Field Discovery
    1/11/17 4:00 am EST

    Total to drill one of E&P industry’s most critical wells in 2017, as interest grows in region

    HOUSTON (Jan. 11, 2017) – Driven by the success of Eni’s major Zohr Field gas discovery offshore Egypt in 2015, companies are rethinking the Eastern Mediterranean region’s gas potential, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Total’s announcement that it will drill a 2017 exploration well in its deepwater Block 11 located offshore Cyprus indicates the growing interest in the wider region.“The Zohr gas discoverymore...
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  • 1/10/17 8:15 pm EST

    21st annual Automotive Loyalty Awards recognize auto manufacturers and brands for loyalty leadership 

    Business information provider IHS Markit (NASDAQ: INFO) presented the 21st annual Automotive Loyalty Awards tonight during Automotive News World Congress.  Winners in more than 30 categories were recognized, including General Motors for the evening’s top award, “Overall Loyalty to Manufacturer” and Ford brand for “Overall Loyalty to Make.” Automotive News World Congress is held alongside press and industry days for the North American International Auto Show.The Automotive Loyalty Awardsmore...
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  • 1/10/17 9:00 am EST

    Brown Brothers Harriman and other financial institutions sign on as early adopters

    LONDON & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the launch of Markit│CTI Tax Solutions for Section 871(m) to address compliance obligations for US equity derivatives. Brown Brothers Harriman and other financial institutions participated in the design phase of the solution and signed on as early adopters. Section 871(m) issued by the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) aims tomore...
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  •  Militaries Ramping Up Use of Unmanned Ground, Sea and Air Vehicles, IHS Markit
    1/9/17 3:26 am EST

    Over 63,000 new UAVs and over 30,000 new UGVs will be operational over next 10 years 

    Militaries are becoming increasingly reliant on unmanned ground, sea and aerial vehicles to carry out dull, dirty and dangerous missions, according to new insights from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.“Unmanned military ground, sea and air vehicle technology is evolving rapidly and we are seeing strong growth across all three sectors over the next five to ten years,” said Derrick Maple, principal analyst for unmanned systems at IHSmore...
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  • 1/6/17 2:50 pm EST

    At press event, judges hand-pick the most innovative technology products

    LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced winners of the IHS Markit Innovation Awards. Presented at the ShowStoppers Consumer Electronics Show (CES) event on Thursday, January 5, the awards showcased the most innovative technology products submitted by event exhibitors. “Hats off to all the technology leaders who participated in the IHS Markitmore...
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  • 1/6/17 1:04 pm EST
    As you’re planning to cover news and activities from press and industry preview days during next week’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit, we wanted to reach out with a reminder that we have many IHS Markit automotive analysts available for commentary and insight from the show that can discuss a variety of topics – including OEM and supplier news, product reveals and various technologies – including autonomous and connected cars, alternative propulsion andmore...
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