IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 10/16/19 6:00 am EDT

    New mobile performance report shows that all carriers delivered impressive speeds on 5G despite generally low 5G availability in all three cities

    BELLEVUE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RootMetrics by IHS Markit, the standard for mobile performance benchmarking, today released the second in its series of 5G First Look Reports, discussing 5G performance by US carriers AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon in Atlanta, Chicago, and Dallas. The new report shows that each carrier delivered impressive 5G speeds and reliability, although connecting to 5G could prove challenging in the early stages of deployments. Key takeaways With themore...
  • 10/10/19 9:00 am EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the acquisition of Novation Analytics, a specialist provider of software solutions, data analysis and advisory services to the automotive industry. Novation Analytics focuses on the modelling of vehicle energy efficiency and CO2 emissions compliance. The team is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan and headed by Greg Pannone and Heidi Schroeder. “We have beenmore...
  • 10/9/19 7:43 am EDT

    Insurance and financial services company will implement IHS Markit’s thinkFolio, EDM and EDM Warehouse solutions as a managed service

    LONDON (October 9, 2019) – IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that CUNA Mutual Group, an insurance and financial services company that provides financial services to cooperatives, credit unions, their members, and other customers worldwide, has selected IHS Markit’s investment management platform, thinkFolio, as well as its Enterprise Data Management (EDM) and EDM Warehouse solutions. All three integrated solutions will bemore...
  • 10/8/19 10:00 am EDT

    Chinese business activity expands at quickest pace for five months

    Key pointsSlower growth in services activity offset by stronger expansion of manufacturing outputTotal new work rises at fastest pace since February 2018Job creation in service sector leads to strongest increase in composite employment since January 2013·To read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 10/3/19 11:00 am EDT

    Activity growth remains resilient in September

    Key findings:Service sector output rises solidly in September......but new orders grow at weak pace relative to 2019 trend so farSelling charges increase only fractionallyTo read the release in its entirety, please click here.more...
  • 10/3/19 9:14 am EDT

    Conference—to be held October 13-15, 2019 at Taj Palace, New Delhi—will gather energy leaders to further important dialogue on India’s new energy future

    NEW DELHI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy ministers, senior industry executives and leading national and international energy experts will be among the featured speakers at India Energy Forum by CERAWeek, October 13-15 in New Delhi. The event, now in its third year, is hosted by IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions. Featured speakers will include: Hon. Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, minister of petroleum and natural gas and minister of steel,more...
  • 10/2/19 11:23 pm EDT

    Bids will be opened in a public session November 13, 2019, in Luanda

     HOUSTON (Oct. 2, 2019) –The National Agency for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels of Angola (ANPG) has announced the terms of reference, bidding rules and qualification criteria of its 2019 bid round, starting the countdown to a Tuesday, November 12, 2019, deadline for operators and interested parties wishing to bid on the 10 frontier blocks located in the Namibe and Benguela Basins. The announcement follows a series of promotional presentations in Luanda, Houston, London and Dubaimore...
  • 10/1/19 1:04 pm EDT

    Wall Street-driven preference for unconventional and shorter cycle projects has led to fewer, smaller conventional discoveries

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Conventional oil and gas discoveries during the past three years are at the lowest levels in seven decades and a significant rebound is not expected, according to a new report by global business information provider IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO). The low levels in discoveries come as a result of a pullback during the past 10 years in the wildcat drilling that targets conventional oil and gas plays—most drastically after oil prices collapsed in 2014. The report, entitledmore...
  • 10/1/19 11:00 am EDT

    September PMI rises to five-month high as output growth strengthens

    Key findings:

    • Stronger, albeit only slight improvement in operating conditions
    • Faster increases in output and new business
    • Job creation quickens to marginal rate
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--September PMI data indicated a marginally faster rate of improvement in the health of U.S manufacturing, though the overall picture remained one of a struggling goods producing sector that has suffered its worst quarter since 2009. Expansions in production and new orders remained only modest, meaning firms were encouraged to increase their workforce numbers only tentatively. Business confidence remained relatively gloomy due to muted demand conditions. Although ratesmore...
  • 10/1/19 10:30 am EDT

    New orders rise for first time in seven months

    Key findings:

    Slight increases in new orders and production

    Rate of job creation gathers pace

    Slowest rise in input costs in more than seven years

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--There were some signs of positivity in the Canadian manufacturing sector at the end of the third quarter, with output, new orders and exports all returning to growth in September. Meanwhile, the rate of job creation picked up to a seven-month high. A further slowdown in the rate of input cost inflation was recorded, with price pressures among the weakest in the survey's history. As a result, output prices also continued to rise only modestly. The seasonallymore...