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News by subject: Economic News/Analysis

15 february 2023

09:05
Li-Bridge, a public-private alliance representing the U.S. battery ecosystem, convened by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and managed by DOE's Argonne National Laboratory, released today an action plan to accelerate the creation of a robust...

08:10
?Investor purchases of U.S. homes fell a record 45.8% year over year in the fourth quarter as the high cost of borrowing money and the prospect of substantial home-price declines made real estate investing less attractive. That's according to a new...

04:55
KBRA UK (KBRA) releases a report on Europe's potential for asset-backed securities (ABS) based on solar photovoltaic (PV) panel financing collateral. In the US, this market has been a growing part of the securitisation landscape for the past seven...


14 february 2023

21:05
Almost one in two (49 per cent) fintechs have identified KYC or Know-Your-Customer checks as their top challenge, according to the Rethinking Fintech Customer Experiences report. The report was launched by TDCX, , an award-winning digital customer...

09:00
Eight out of ten (84%) top investment professionals believe the US economy already is in or will be in a recession this year, and 51% think the markets are underestimating how long it will last, according to survey findings published today by Natixis...


13 february 2023

16:10
Ark Restaurants Corp. today reported financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2022. Financial Results Total revenues for the 13 weeks ended December 31, 2022 were $47,445,000 versus $43,986,000 for the 13 weeks ended January 1,...

14:05
A key question in the U.S. directors and officers (D&O) insurance segment is whether carriers can sustain their recent, more favorable results given less aggressive pricing amid high social inflation and inflationary economic pressure, according to a...

13:15
The National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP)/Be The Match® in partnership with the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapytm (ASTCT) announced that Jeffery J. Auletta, MD, Senior Vice President, Patient Outcomes and Experience; Chief...

02:05
In a new report, analysts from AM Best predict an improvement in Protection and Indemnity (P&I) clubs' underwriting performance for the 2022/23 year but warn that a difficult investment environment is likely to continue to weigh on earnings. The...


10 february 2023

10:25
KBRA releases research reviewing two key trends that are impacting the retail segment?the flattening of e-commerce as a percentage of total sales and the evolution of store formats and sizes?as well as examines the role of environmental, social, and...

08:05
?The median U.S. asking rent rose 2.4% year over year to $1,942 in January?the smallest increase since May 2021 and the lowest level in nearly a year, according to a new report from Redfin (redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage....


9 february 2023

14:55
? Homebuyer demand continues to increase from its fall low point despite mortgage rates ticking up this week, according to a new report from Redfin (redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. Seller activity is also picking up....

14:50
U.S. auto and homeowners insurance premium rates lagged behind the inflation rate in 2020 and 2021, laying the groundwork for the premium increases which occurred last year and will continue into 2023, according to the Insurance Information Institute...

11:50
The distilled spirits sector remained resilient in 2022 despite a challenging external environment, achieving record market share and sales driven by continued consumer interest in premium spirits and the ongoing recovery of the hospitality industry,...

09:15
Incfile, a leader in online business formation and startup services, today announces it has helped more than one million entrepreneurs start, run, and grow their small businesses. The company is also releasing new data that shows entrepreneurship...

08:40
datacenterHawk, the leading global data center real estate analysis platform, has released its 4Q 2022 Data Center Market Recap, analyzing the ongoing market trends and challenges in the North American, European, and Asia-Pacific (APAC) markets....

08:05
Global construction consultancy firm Linesight today released new data indicating the likely leveling of prices in key commodities markets in 2023 as supply chain disruptions ease and logistics return to pre-pandemic efficiencies. However, the...

03:35
New data from Global Blue shows that the dynamic recovery for Tax Free Shopping has continued to strengthen across Continental Europe and Asia Pacific. In Continental Europe, issued sales in store like-for-like has a stabilized recovery at 106%1 in...


8 february 2023

09:50
Flyhomes, creator of the world's best home buying and selling experience, today announced its subsidiary, Flyhomes Mortgage, will now cover the cost to refinance mortgage loans when interest rates drop through a new product called Buy Now Refi Later....

09:50
KBRA releases research covering inflationary challenges and responses in the restaurant whole business securitization (WBS) sector. The restaurant sector faces high inflation, tight labor markets, reduced margins, supply shortages, and an uncertain...

09:15
Skillit, the data-driven recruiting platform for skilled, full-time construction labor, today announced the findings from its first annual Craft Intelligence Report. The results reveal that continued commercial construction spending and hiring...

08:10
AmerisourceBergen (AB), a global healthcare company, released its 2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Summary Report. The report and ESG Reporting Index, which are both available through a microsite, contain detailed information on AB's...

08:10
After deteriorating dramatically over the past five years, customer satisfaction in the United States is showing signs of recovery. In the fourth quarter of 2022, U.S. customer satisfaction increases by 0.3% to a score of 73.4 on the American...

08:05
? Gen Z and millennial renters have lower personal inflation rates than the overall U.S. population for the first time since the end of 2020, according to a new report from Redfin (redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. Gen Zers...

08:00
The global economic outlook for 2023 remains weak. Most of the major European economies are expected to experience very modest growth, including France, Germany and Italy, while the U.K. is likely to suffer negative growth. North America is similarly...

07:40
Shoppers faced historically high costs this past holiday season, fueling sales of gift cards which consumers leveraged to stay on budget and adjust for inflation, according to new data1 from Blackhawk Network. The findings, based on consumer research...

07:05
Enviva Inc. , the world's leading producer of sustainably sourced woody biomass, along with the U.S. Industrial Pellet Association (USIPA), welcome a recent study, titled "Impacts of the US southeast wood pellet industry on local forest carbon...

04:05
UK non-food retail sales values are expected to hit £249 billion in 2023, but the 2.6% increase, or additional £18.2 billion of spending on the previous year, will be driven by rising consumer prices. The Ecommerce Delivery Benchmark Report 2023,...


7 february 2023

19:05
Polestar and Rivian have collaborated on a ?Pathway Report' which concludes that the automotive industry is set to overshoot the IPCC's 1.5-degree pathway by at least 75% by 2050. The two pioneering EV makers initiated the report in response to the...

10:05
The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index, a leading national poll on consumer confidence, rose 6.6% in February. Its latest reading of 45.1, up from January's 42.3, is the index's highest since April 2022. However, the index remains in negative territory...

10:05
Operation HOPE, a national nonprofit dedicating to helping low-and moderate-income Americans thrive in an ever-changing economy, announced its top-line results for 2022. Celebrating its 30th year, Operation HOPE continued its impressive streak of...

08:40
Trinity Life Sciences, a leader in global life sciences commercialization solutions, releases a white paper entitled Global Market Access Trends: 2022 Edition that identifies the five key market access trends that life sciences executives should...

08:05
OfficeSpace Software, Inc., the creator of better workplaces, today unveiled its 2023 Workplace Strategy Report, which combines insights gathered from surveying over 150 workplace decision makers and thousands of OfficeSpace platform data points. The...

06:05
Polished-diamond prices stabilized for much of January but declined in the final week as the industry assessed its prospects after the holiday season. Trading was slow amid lingering economic uncertainty, which was evident in weaker consumer...


6 february 2023

09:10
HouseCanary, Inc. ("HouseCanary"), a national brokerage known for its real estate valuation accuracy, today released its latest Market Pulse report, covering 22 listing-derived metrics and comparing data between January 2022 and January 2023. The...

08:45
AM Best has released newly updated tables of net capital charges associated with a representative sample of mortgage-related transactions from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's credit risk transfer (CRT) programs?Freddie Mac's Agency Credit Insurance...

08:35
State Street Global Advisors, the asset management business of State Street Corporation , today released the results of its ETF Impact Survey: Advisor Edition which found an overwhelming majority of investors who work with an advisor remain confident...

06:55
State Street Corporation today released the results of a survey1 of private markets allocations from 480 institutional investors including traditional asset managers, private market managers, insurance companies and asset owners across North...


3 february 2023

16:50
The Board of Trustees (the "Board") of Impact Shares Trust I (the "Trust") has approved a Plan of Liquidation (the "Plan") for the Impact Shares Sustainable Development Goals Global Equity ETF (the "Fund") that became effective on February 3, 2023....

00:05
Primerica, Inc. , a leading provider of financial services in the United States and Canada, released a special report titled, "The Financial Condition of Middle-Income American Families Heading Into 2023." Researched and written by Amy Crews Cutts,...


2 february 2023

14:15
Intrinsic LLC ("Intrinsic"), a fast-growing valuation and transaction advisory firm with employees located across a dozen U.S. cities, announced today that its Transaction Opinions practice issued two fairness opinions for publicly traded clients in...


1 february 2023

16:35
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., said today it is increasing its prime rate to 7.75 percent from 7.50 percent, effective tomorrow, Feb. 2, 2023. About Wells Fargo Wells Fargo & Company is a leading financial services company that has approximately $1.9...

08:30
With economic activity is expected to slow in 2023 and the likelihood the Federal Reserve will continue to tighten monetary policy, the probability of the U.S. economy falling into a recession over the next 12 months is rising, according to a new AM...

08:15
With economic and geopolitical headwinds looming large around the world, companies and organizations need to pay even more ? not less ? attention to their ethics and compliance (E&C) efforts to ensure resilience and optimal performance, indicates a...

06:05
Women+ in Climate Tech, a global organization dedicated to building diversity in climate innovation, released today the results of an analysis of the Environmental Jobs Salary Transparency database, to support professionals moving into climate at a...


31 january 2023

19:35
Curative, a leading health services company that recently launched a new employer-based $0 cost-sharing health plan in Texas, has received an A- (Excellent) financial strength rating affirmation and a Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of...

18:25
Riveron, a national business advisory firm, announced today the results from the firm's biannual survey conducted in conjunction with The Corporate Development Officer (CDO) Forum, an executive networking organization. The survey asked more than 250...

10:55
The "Strategic Factor Analysis Summary (SFAS) Framework Analysis - 2022-2023 - Global Top 6 Agriculture Equipment Manufacturers - John Deere, CNH Industrial, AGCO, CLAAS, SDF, Kubota Corporation" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's...

09:45
The global pandemic may have exacerbated physician burnout, but it also has accelerated the growth of flexible staffing models. These models contribute to higher physician satisfaction and potentially better outcomes for healthcare systems, according...

08:35
Kyriba's Currency Impact Report (CIR), a comprehensive quarterly report which details the impacts of foreign exchange (FX) exposures among 1,200 multinational companies based in North America and Europe with at least 15 percent of their revenue...