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  • IHS Markit Adds BidFX to MarkitSERV FX Post Trade Network

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a leading global provider of financial information services, today announced that MarkitSERV now offers integration with BidFX, an industry leading execution management system (EMS) in the $5 trillion daily FX market, for straight through post-trade processing of FX trades, including FX spot, forwards, swaps and NDFs.

    Financial Markets
  • North American Wind Power O&M Costs to Increase Nearly 40 Percent in Coming Decade, IHS Markit Says

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Operations and maintenance (O&M) expenses for wind power assets will cost the industry about $7.5 billion annually by 2021, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. IHS Markit estimates the current North American wind O&M market is valued at approximately $5 billion to $6 billion annually, but is expected to exceed $8.3 billion by 2027,

    Energy
  • Tight Supplies Impede LCD Panel Cost Reduction in Third Quarter of 2018, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (September 10, 2018) – Tight supplies of display panel materials and components, such as driver integrated circuit (IC), glass substrate and polarizer, are expected to slow the decline rate of liquid crystal display panel costs, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Technology
  • Gulf States’ Defence Spending to Hit Record High Amid Ongoing Regional Conflict, Jane’s by IHS Markit Says

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states are forecast to spend over USD100 billion on their defence capabilities for the first time next year, with increasing budgets in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) driving growth between 2018 and 2027.

    Aerospace, Defense & Security
  • IHS Markit / CIPS UK Services PMI®

    Data collected August 13-29

    IHS Markit / CIPS UK Services PMI

    UK service providers experienced a stronger increase in business activity and incoming new work during August. Improving business conditions helped to underpin a rebound in employment growth to its fastest for six months.

    Economics Media
  • IHS Markit Eurozone Composite PMI® – final data

    Data collected August 13-28

    Euro area economic growth moved broadly sideways during August. The final IHS Markit Eurozone PMI® Composite Output Index came in at 54.5, up slightly from the earlier flash estimate but only a marginal improvement on July’s 54.3.

    Rising activity has now been registered continuously for over five years, although growth in August remained well down on the rapid rates seen around the turn of the year. Both manufacturing production and service sector activity rose at

    Economics Media
  • Rising Oil Prices and Cost Efficiencies Driving Greater Global Demand for Offshore Drilling Rigs through 2020, IHS Markit Says

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Consistently higher oil prices and greater cost-efficiency in offshore projects are driving increased demand for offshore drilling rigs through 2020, particularly for deepwater projects, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), the leading global source of critical information and insight.

    Energy
  • Caixin China General Services PMI™

    Summary – Services and Composite PMI data

    The latest Caixin China Composite PMI™ data (which covers both manufacturing and services) indicated that business activity growth across China weakened for the second month in a row in August. Notably, the Composite Output Index fell from 52.3 in July to a five-month low of 52.0, to signal only a modest rate of expansion.

    Analysis

    PMI
  • Nikkei Japan Services PMI® (with Composite PMI data)

    Latest survey data continued to point to business activity growth across Japan’s service sector. Sales volumes rose to a relatively marked degree, while firms hired extra staff at the fastest pace in 14 months. Greater payroll numbers contributed to a further month of strong input price inflation. In response, output charges were increased.

    PMI
  • IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI™

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August data pointed to a sharp and accelerated upturn in Canadian manufacturing output, but the latest survey also revealed a loss of momentum for new business growth. Anecdotal evidence suggested that some clients had adopted a wait-and-see approach to spending in response to heightened business uncertainty and ongoing global trade tensions.

    Financial Markets