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  • Video Software, Security and Analytics Market Value (USD Billions)
    12/7/16 6:57 am EST

    Global digital video software market revenue to rise from $6 billion in 2015 to more than $9 billion by 2021

    LONDON (7 December 2016) – The video software market is expected to exceed $9 billion in revenue by 2021, according to new insights released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.The atomization of media distribution and the switch from hardware-based technology solutions to cloud implementations are key drivers for the $3 billion in revenue growth over the next five years, according to the new Video Software, Security, andmore...
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  • 12/5/16 7:00 am EST

    M&A activity accelerates as companies seek profitability at current prices

    HOUSTON (Dec. 5, 2016) – Driven by the potential for profit at current oil prices, oil and gas companies are clamoring for more acreage in the Permian Basin and its sub-plays, spending close to $20 billion year-to-date in 2016, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.The spending outlay was for 24 merger and acquisition (M&A) deals larger than $50 million in size. The Permian basin is a sedimentary basinmore...
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  • 12/1/16 8:05 am EST

    New service will help banks mitigate capital impact of regulation

    LONDON (1 December 2016) – IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, has engaged Oliver Wyman to support the build of a comprehensive methodology to help banks determine risk factor modellability under the new Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) standards. The methodology will be developed within Markit’s FRTB Solution.The ‘out-of-the-box’ methodology is being designed to significantly reduce the need for time-consuming and costlymore...
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  • 11/30/16 3:12 am EST

    More attacks took place in October 2016 than any month this year; Three key terrorism trends highlighted at IHS Jane’s Terrorism and Insurgency Centre briefing

    LONDON (30 November 2016) – Non-state armed groups carried out more attacks in October 2016 than any other month in the past 12 months, according to new data released today by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.The data was collected from open sources by IHS Jane’s Terrorism and Insurgency Centre (JTIC). Information from social media, which could not be verified through conventional and trusted news sources is not included in the data.more...
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  • 11/29/16 1:02 pm EST

    Analysis: 600 projects to be decommissioned during next five years with 2,000 more to follow through 2040, as market spending grows 540 percent

    HOUSTON (Nov. 29, 2016) – The decommissioning of aging offshore oil and gas platforms, subsea wells and related assets is increasing dramatically, with more than 600 projects expected to be disposed of during the next five years alone. This rapid trend toward decommissioning is causing spending to rise significantly, according to a new study by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.IHS Markit expects spending on decommissioning projects tomore...
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  • 11/29/16 11:16 am EST

    Analysis: 600 projects to be decommissioned during next five years with 2,000 more to follow through 2040, as market spending grows 540 percent

    HOUSTON (Nov. 29, 2016) – The decommissioning of aging offshore oil and gas platforms, subsea wells and related assets is increasing dramatically, with more than 600 projects expected to be disposed of during the next five years alone. This rapid trend toward decommissioning is causing spending to rise significantly, according to a new study by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.IHS Markit expects spending on decommissioning projects tomore...
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  • 11/29/16 10:00 am EST

    Minister Al-Falih will address international gathering of industry, policy and financial leaders during CERAWeek 2017, world’s preeminent energy conference, March 6-10 in Houston

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Saudi Arabia Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, H.E. Khalid A. Al-Falih will deliver a keynote address during CERAWeek 2017, March 6-10 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. CERAWeek by IHS Markit is the premier annual international gathering of energy industry leaders, experts, government officials and policymakers, leaders from the technology, financial, and industrial communities – and energy technology innovatorsmore...
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  • 2016 November Paychex IHS Small Business Jobs Index
    11/29/16 8:30 am EST
    • With one month remaining in 2016, the national index has averaged 100.64, just above the 2015 average of 100.59
    • The East South Central leads regions for small business employment growth
    • Georgia overtakes Washington as the top-ranked state
    • Seattle maintains a narrow lead over Atlanta in the metro rankings
    • Leisure and Hospitality increased by 0.20 percent in November, while Construction declined 0.17 percent
    The Paychex | IHS Small Business Jobs Index moderated slightly in November, down 0.02 percent from the previous month. This marks the third consecutive decline, which saw the national index decrease from 100.70 in August to 100.38 in November. Despite this, small business employment growth levels remain consistent with the same period a year ago. Among regions, the East South Central is experiencing the strongest growth, up 3.42 percent from last year. Georgia overtook Washington as the top-more...
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  • 11/28/16 12:01 am EST
    LONDON (28 November 2016) – Restructuring of older display fabs, migration to larger-sized LCD TV panels and business strategy adjustments are some of the factors prompting LCD TV panel manufacturers to set a conservative shipment goal of 258.4 million units in 2017, a 1.2 percent decline from 2016, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.“LCD TV panel unit shipments in 2016 are forecast to decline 5 percent on year-on-year basismore...
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  • 11/28/16 12:00 am EST
    NEW YORK, November 28, 2016 – The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) and IHS Markit today announced the launch of the ISDA 2016 Variation Margin Protocol on ISDA Amend, which automates the process for amending existing collateral documents or setting up new agreements in order to comply with new variation margin requirements going into effect on March 1, 2017.The ISDA Amend platform enables counterparties to electronically share specially designed questionnairesmore...
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