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IHS Markit Releases EViews® 11 Econometric and Modeling Software

April 3, 2019
Geomap of California counties shaded by rainfall in June 2018 (Source: IHS Markit)

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, has released EViews 11, a new version of its world class software that enables quick and efficient development of statistical and forecasting models and simulations.

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Geomap of California counties shaded by rainfall in June 2018 (Source: IHS Markit)

EViews 11 updates include Python integration, spreadsheet coloring, fan charts, elastic net and LASSO estimation, new Bayesian Vector Autoregressions (VARs), mixed frequency VARs and switching VARs.

The update also includes access to Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), U.S. Census and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) databases and the capacity to load and display geographical maps. The mapping tool enables users to visualize changes in their data series and shifts in regional patterns over time.

For more than 20 years, this best-in-class platform has enabled users to perform econometric and statistical analysis, generate forecasts and perform model simulations, making it the main macroeconomic forecasting and analysis tool used by central and national banks, government agencies, financial institutions and more than half of Fortune 500’s top 100 ranked companies,” said Eric Resnick, vice president, Economics and Country Risk, IHS Markit. “These new features will enable users to seamlessly manage data from multiple sources and quickly produce high quality outputs.”

Additional information about EViews 11 is available at  www.eviews.com.

About IHS Markit ( www.ihsmarkit.com )

IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 business and government customers, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world’s leading financial institutions. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.

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