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07 Aug, 2017, 13:00 BST Startups Ally with OEMs and Dealerships to Disrupt Latin American Used Car Market

Mobile apps and online aggregators can formalize the market and expand growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan's Mobility team The...


07 Aug, 2017, 11:56 BST Artprice: Art Market Posts Positive Signals in H1 2017

Fine Art Auctions (painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, printmaking, installations) H1 2017 saw a general recovery of the Art Market, with...


07 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST UK's First Ever Medical Cannabis Conference to Convene October 25-26, 2017 in London

Innovative researchers and scientists, ag-tech, pharma experts, regulators, investors, and entrepreneurs will share their knowledge about the...


06 Aug, 2017, 14:41 BST Sawlog Prices in Brazil Have Gone Up Over the Past 12 Months After Five Years in Decline

In the 1Q/17, pine sawlog prices in Brazil increased in both US dollars and in the Brazilian Real quarter-over-quarter. Over the last 12 months,...


31 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST Global SIM Card Shipments to Exceed 5.8 Billion in 2020, Despite Market Uncertainty

According to figures from ABI Research, global SIM Card shipments rose by 3.9% YoY in 2016 to reach over 5.4 billion units, with this number...


28 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST NG911 to Revolutionize Public Safety Capabilities as Next-gen Stakeholders Accelerate Market Growth

Integrators drive growth by simplifying deployments for state 911 administrators, finds Frost & Sullivan's Digital Transformation team...


27 Jul, 2017, 08:00 BST Women Advancing Africa placing women at the centre stage of Africa's Economic Advancement

The Women Advancing Africa Forum is set to bring some of the continent's best and brightest minds together to shape a common agenda to accelerate...


27 Jul, 2017, 05:16 BST Membrane to Remain Resilient as Southeast Asia's Water Industry Continues to Recover

Privatizing Water and Wastewater Utilities Expected to Boost Demand for Ultrafiltration and Reverse Osmosis, Finds Frost & Sullivan's Energy...


24 Jul, 2017, 10:28 BST eRetailing, Telematics and Service Aggregation Boost Evolution of Global Automotive Aftermarket in 2017

Harnessing strategic partnerships, R&D and technology advancements will strengthen growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan's Mobility...


21 Jul, 2017, 13:28 BST AXA Research Reveals That Global Workforces are Still Vital for Big Business Despite Economic Uncertainty and Rise in Political Populism

- New research from AXA reveals 98% of big businesses surveyed say a globally mobile workforce is important, with a third saying it is...


21 Jul, 2017, 13:12 BST Personal Protective Equipment Manufacturers Stay Relevant by Catering to Younger Workforce

Respiratory protection and head and face protection offer most growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan's Visionary Science team...


17 Jul, 2017, 12:56 BST BDI President Dieter Kempf on the Second Round of Brexit Negotiations: "Get Your Act Together"

- Rapid agreement absolutely essential - First discuss EU citizens' right to stay - Migration of skilled workers from Britain,...


17 Jul, 2017, 11:00 BST Undercurrent News Reveals Seafood's Top Dealmakers as Global Consolidation Gathers Pace

- Insight from top dealmakers on key seafood M&A trends - Profiles of top 40 industry consolidators, leading 35 private equities and five...


13 Jul, 2017, 15:29 BST Fragmented Market Opens Tremendous Opportunities for Vendors in Brazil's Industrial Internet of Things Business

Emergent public policies will strengthen the market, finds Frost & Sullivan's Digital Transformation team Ubiquitous connectivity and the...


13 Jul, 2017, 14:15 BST Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Among Top 10 Technologies Disrupting the ICT Industry

Technology developers identify major growth opportunities converting huge volumes of complex and high-velocity data into business insights, finds...


13 Jul, 2017, 11:30 BST Richmont Mines Reports Strong Operational Second Quarter

Island Gold Mine Delivers Solid Production and Records Low Cash Costs of US$431 per ounce; On-Track to Meet or Exceed Annual Guidance Richmont...


13 Jul, 2017, 07:35 BST Gerresheimer Expecting Recovery in Second Half Year

- Revenues in second quarter of 2017 down 2.2% to EUR 339.5m as expected - Adjusted EBITDA margin 22.3%, versus 23.2% in prior-year...


10 Jul, 2017, 15:30 BST Former Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Robert Holleyman Joins C&M International as President & CEO and Crowell & Moring as Partner

Issues of focus include Asia-Pacific trade, NAFTA, digital economy, IP, and innovation Ambassador Robert W. Holleyman II, the former deputy...


09 Jul, 2017, 12:30 BST Le Cercle des Economistes Proposes 12 Measures for a New Social Compact for Progress

Over three days, the 2017 Rencontres d'Aix on the theme of prosperity stimulated debates of a rare intensity and diversity of...


06 Jul, 2017, 14:33 BST Ten Cutting-edge Medical Technologies to Create a Huge Impact on Global Healthcare in the Next Two Years

Collaborative R&D to accelerate technologies' time-to-market and growth opportunities finds Frost & Sullivan's TechVision team The...


04 Jul, 2017, 07:30 BST ICT Retail Spend in SA is on the increase, despite struggling economy, says Frost & Sullivan

Cloud-based services, managed services and cellular connectivity will present growth opportunities up to ZAR1.8 billion by 2019 Despite...


03 Jul, 2017, 13:07 BST Bats Europe Reports Record Month for Bats LIS with Over €2 Billion Traded on Platform

- 85+ buy-side firms connected to and utilising Bats LIS - Total notional value traded on Bats LIS up 137% over last two months - Bats LIS...


03 Jul, 2017, 10:33 BST Wealthy Customers Boost Demand for Customisable, High-performance, Super Luxury Vehicles Globally

Building vehicles with high customisation options and convenience features will strengthen OEM growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan's...


28 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Finance After Fintech: Autonomous Research lays out blueprint for financial industry 2030 in "Future Vision" analysis

Autonomous Research, a global research firm focused on financial services, announced today at the Money 20/20 Europe conference the release of a...


28 Jun, 2017, 00:01 BST Global IPOs in H1 2017 rebound from market uncertainty with most activity since 2007

- Brisk pace of IPO activity has continued into the second quarter - Global IPO volume in H1 2017 up 70% and capital raised up 90% compared with...