IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 3/15/19 9:31 am EDT

    Meanwhile, bigger isn’t necessarily better: London finished among the bottom of mobile performance rankings in multiple categories

    The latest scientific study from RootMetrics by IHS Markit ranks Coventry as the top-performing UK city for overall mobile performance in the second half of 2018. With one of the smallest populations out of the 16 cities tested, Coventry recorded outstanding results in the categories of overall performance, network reliability, network speed, data performance and call performance. All four operators tested (EE, O2, Three, Vodafone) delivered excellent results in the city. Who trails Coventry?more...
  • 3/14/19 8:36 am EDT

    The cloud gaming content subscription market is expected to rise to $1.5 billion by 2023

    Microsoft, Tencent and other cloud service providers have many of the attributes that make a successful entrance into the cloud gaming market, according to a new report from global business information provider IHS Markit (NASDAQ: INFO). That seems to be a prudent decision, since consumer spending on cloud gaming content subscriptions reached $234 million in 2018 and is forecast to grow to $1.5 billion by 2023.Competitive differentiation in the next wave of cloud gaming services“Competitivemore...
  • 3/14/19 4:30 am EDT

    JTIC wins the Information Sharing Award for its 2018 Global Attack Index.

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that its Jane’s Terrorism and Insurgency Centre (JTIC) had been awarded the Information Sharing Award at the Counter Terror Awards. JTIC, which monitors the activity of more than 1,000 non-state armed groups (NSAGs), was recognised at the Security and Counter Terror Expo, Olympia, London, winning the Informationmore...
  • 3/13/19 9:05 am EDT

    Deal coincides with GLX announcement at IHS CERAWeek 2019 in Houston of agreements signed with major LNG leaders Woodside Energy and Petronas

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a leading provider of critical information, analytics and solutions to global business markets, announced today the company’s energy price-reporting arm, Oil Price Information Service (OPIS), has signed a strategic agreement for an end-to-end LNG-trading solution with GLX, the world’s leading online platform to transact physical cargoes of LNG. OPIS, an internationally-referencedmore...
  • 3/13/19 7:30 am EDT
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that the wealth arm of Australian Unity , a national health, wealth and living mutual company, is live on thinkFolio. The firm is using the investment management platform from IHS Markit to consolidate its portfolio management processes into a single, compliant and scalable solution.more...
  • 3/11/19 1:00 pm EDT

    Industry leaders from across plastics chain to address plastics bans, the industry’s role in developing solutions to plastics waste, recycling infrastructure and growing consumer activism


    HOUSTON (March 11, 2019)–Changing consumer sentiment toward plastics and the need for the plastics and petrochemical industry to help develop systemic, sustainable solutions to address plastics waste, will be an overarching theme of The WPC 2019: The Golden Age of Chemicals: A Question of Sustainability, the world’s premier petrochemical conference, March 19-22, 2019, hosted by global business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO). The event takes place at the Henry B. Gonzálezmore...
  • 3/11/19 10:44 am EDT

    Samsung maintains number one ranking in semiconductor sales for the total year 2018

    The declining market for semiconductors used in mobile handsets and enterprise servers led to a realignment in the company market-share ranking for semiconductor manufacturers. While Samsung led semiconductor sales for the past five quarters, Intel outpaced Samsung in the fourth quarter. Intel’s semiconductor sales revenue reached $18.4 billion in the fourth quarter, compared to $15.8 billion for Samsung. While quarter-over-quarter Intel semiconductor sales declined by 2.3 percent in themore...
  • 3/7/19 8:55 am EST

    Shipments of UHD TVs, smart TVs and other richly featured TV sets continued to grow

    The global TV market grew 2.9 percent in 2018, reaching 221 million units, due to a sales surge in the first half of the year as many consumers upgraded their TVs to watch the Football World Cup. Shipments of richly featured TV sets continued to grow. In fact in the fourth quarter of 2018, and for the first time, more than half of all shipments were ultra-high definition (UHD) TVs and screen sizes also continued to swell, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO).“Average new TV screen sizesmore...
  • 3/5/19 8:30 am EST

    The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch shows small business job growth stayed consistent with the previous month and hourly earnings growth increased slightly

    Rochester, N.Y. (March 5, 2019) –  The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch continued to reflect signs of the tight labor market. At 98.93, the Small Business Jobs Index was unchanged in February, remaining just below 99. Though the rate of job growth has stayed relatively consistent over the past three months, the national index is down 0.84 percent year-over-year. Hourly earnings growth improved once again from the previous month, up 2.50 percent ($0.66). One-month andmore...
  • 3/5/19 8:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, before market open. In conjunction with the earnings release, investors will have the opportunity to listen to IHS Markit senior management review its first quarter fiscal year 2019 results via conference call and webcast onmore...