Category Archives: Market & Industry reports


Factiva offers a gamma of Industry Snapshots to offer readers a glimpse of the most relevant data about a particular industry and includes a comprehensive one-page summary. “Lodgings” is a good example where you can find targeted news, reports, charts, analysis and financial data. The full text of the report is available on the web to students, …
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European Bathing Water Quality in 2017

This report by European Environment Agency gives an overview of the 2017 bathing water quality thereby also indicating where the best quality bathing sites are likely to be found this year. In the 2017 season, almost 22 000 bathing waters were monitored throughout Europe. The report is available from the European Environment Agency website.

Emerging Trends in Infrastructure 2018

Infrastructure continues to drive growth of the global economy.  Governments have the desire and ambition to invest, and new technologies and innovation are unlocking development opportunity, but social, financial and political division risks stalling critical action. This report by KPMG identifies the trends that will pose the greatest challenges and fuel new opportunities for infrastructure …
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Expanding Horizons for Risk Management in Pharma

Risk management has become a top-of-mind issue for C-suites and boards around the world—nowhere more than in pharmaceutical companies. In a politically and economically turbulent environment, the risks pharma companies face, especially in clinical-trial design and execution, drug approval, product quality, and global commercial practices, are increasing in both frequency and magnitude. The report is …
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All You Need to Know About the Global Ice Cream

MarketLine, Artisanal ice cream, Impulse ice cream, Ice cream tubs, Packaged cones ice cream, Sandwiches, Chocolate-coated ice creams, Take-home ice cream, Ice-cream cakes, North America, South America, Europe, Scandinavia, Asia-Pacific, Middle East. MarketLine has published the report “Global Ice Cream”, which provides data on the global sector’s size, value and volume between 2013 and 2017, …
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All You Need to Know About the Global Motorcycles

MarketLine has published the report “Global Motorcycles”, which provides data on the global sector’s size, value and volume between 2013 and 2017, as well as forecasts to 2022. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic forecasts. The profile also contains descriptions of the …
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The Global Electric-Vehicle Market is Amped Up and On the Rise

Last year, for the first time, global sales of new electric vehicles passed a million units, according to McKinsey’s Electric Vehicle Index. Under the current growth trajectory, EV producers could almost quadruple that achievement by 2020, moving 4.5 million units, around 5 percent of the overall global light-vehicle market. The report is available from the McKinsey …
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Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment Report 2018

This report by UN Environment, the Frankfurt School-UNEP Collaborating Centre, and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, finds that falling costs for solar electricity, and to some extent wind power, is continuing to drive deployment. The renewable energy market continues to make remarkable progress. Last year was the eighth in a row that global investment in renewables exceeded US$200 billion. Much of …
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Financial Markets, Insurance and Pensions: Digitalization and Finance

This publication by OECD compiles a series of articles that focus on the impact of digitalization and technology in the areas of financial markets, insurance, and private pensions. It also discusses the tools and policies needed to ensure that the challenges posed by digitalization result in better outcomes and better management of the risks involved. …
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