IHS News Releases - Automotive


  • 1/23/19 10:03 am EST
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading energy expert and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Daniel Yergin will deliver his outlook on the intersection of energy, geopolitics and the global economy at the 19th annual TPM Conference, March 3-6 in Long Beach. The world’s largest container shipping conference, TPM 2019 comes amid heightened oil price volatility and ahead of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) rule requiring the reduction ofmore...
  • 1/23/19 4:10 am EST

    Major decreases in violence in Syria and Iraq led total global terror attacks to fall by 33% in 2018

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Worldwide terror attacks decreased by one-third in 2018 compared to 2017, while resulting non-militant fatalities fell by more than one-quarter, according to the annual Jane’s Terrorism and Insurgency Centre (JTIC) Global Attack Index, released today by business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO). “Over the course of 2018 JTIC recorded a worldwide total of 15,321 attacks by non-state armed groups,more...
  • 1/23/19 12:01 am EST
    LONDON (January 23, 2019) – Global shipments of large thin-film transistor (TFT) liquid crystal display (LCD) panels rose again in 2018 despite concerns of over-supply in the market. In particular, area shipments increased by 10.6 percent to 197.9 million square meters compared to the previous year, driven by TV and monitor panels, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.Fierce price competition in large 65- and 75-inch displaymore...
  • 1/22/19 9:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macroeconomic Advisers by IHS Markit provided the most accurate forecasts for key U.S. economic indicators in 2018 according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, announced today. The Macroeconomic Advisers by IHS Markit team was recognized for the best industrial production, ten-year treasury rate and net exports forecasts.more...
  • 1/22/19 7:00 am EST
    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that 7orca Asset Management AG (“7orca”) is live on its order management and portfolio modeling solution, thinkFolio. Formed in 2017, 7orca is an independent German asset manager that has been using thinkFolio for over a year to support its currency overlay and short volatility investment strategies formore...
  • 1/22/19 3:30 am EST

    More than 40 global leaders in securities finance are now collaborating with IHS Markit and Pirum Systems to develop technology for SFTR requirements

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) today announced that ABN AMRO, Banco Santander, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Goldman Sachs, ING and three other financial institutions have joined its technology design team for Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR) reporting. “With significant engagement from more than 40 industry leaders, we are confident that we are developing amore...
  • 1/21/19 6:00 am EST

    Anxious mood predicted for World Economic Forum 2019 in Davos

    DAVOS, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In spite of recent shocks in financial markets, the global economy will continue to expand at a modest rate in 2019, 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. “A ‘perfect storm’ shook markets in late 2018,” said Nariman Behravesh, chief economist, IHS Markit. “Slowing globalmore...
  • 1/17/19 12:08 pm EST

    Alliance will enable straight-through processing for complete margin lifecycle

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) today announced an alliance with AcadiaSoft, a provider of margin automation solutions, to connect the firms’ industry leading platforms for managing initial margin. The alliance will help the non-cleared derivatives community comply with margin regulation, as potentially over 1,000 firms are brought into scope in phase four (September 2019) and phase five (Septembermore...
  • 1/17/19 11:00 am EST
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the launch of its economic and financial scenario solution designed to help banks comply with the Current Excepted Credit Loss (CECL) estimation required under the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) standard going into effect in 2020. CECL requires lending institutions to calculate expectedmore...
  • 1/17/19 8:30 am EST

    Dividend forecasting report predicts that growth rate will slow to the lowest rate in three years

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Total dividend payouts are expected to reach a record $1.81 trillion in 2019, an increase of 6.0 percent, according to a new report from business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO). This represents a significant decrease in the rates of growth demonstrated in the past two years, when payouts jumped by 9.4 percent in 2017 and 14.3 percent in 2018. “Our relatively conservative outlook, which draws on amore...