The Conference Board Webcasts http://www.conference-board.org The Conference Board Webcasts en-us Wed, 27 May 2015 01:05:19 UTC webmaster@conference-board.org Copyright©2015 - The Conference Board, Inc. All rights reserved. The Conference Board torch and logo are registered trademarks of The Conference Board, Inc. Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Germany Increased Large positive contributions from stock prices and consumer confidence more than offset the negative contribution from new orders for investment goods. Wed, 27 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5468 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5468 Press: The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Increases After decline in April, Index increases moderately in May Tue, 26 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5467 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5467 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Spain Increased In the six months ending March 2015, the leading economic index grew 2.4 percent. Fri, 22 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5464 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5464 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Increased In the six-month period ending in March 2015, the leading economic index increased 0.9 percent. Fri, 22 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5465 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5465 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased Again The index increased 0.7 percent in April to 122.3, following a 0.4 percent increase in March. Thu, 21 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5462 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5462 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased Total floor space started made a very large positive contribution to the index, while the consumer expectations index was the only negative contributor in April. Thu, 21 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5463 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5463 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Increased Merchandise exports, M3: bank credit to commercial sector, cargo handled, and industrial production: capital goods contributed positively to the index in April. Wed, 20 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5461 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5461 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Fell Again in April The index now stands at 90.3 (2010 = 100), following a 1.1 percent decline in March and a 1.4 percent decline in February. Tue, 19 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5460 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5460 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia Decreased Between September 2014 and March 2015, the leading economic index increased 1.1 percent. Mon, 18 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5459 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5459 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Increased In the six-month period ending March 2015, the leading economic index increased 0.2 percent. Fri, 15 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5457 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5457 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Increased The six-month change in the leading economic index decelerated by 4.5 percent. Fri, 15 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5458 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5458 Press: The Demand Institute Launches New Research Program Digs Deeper into U.S. Housing & Communities Demand Shifts Wed, 13 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5456 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5456 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Korea Increased The leading economic index increased by 2.0 percent (about a 4.1 percent annual rate) between September 2014 and March 2015. Tue, 12 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5454 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5454 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan Decreased Negative contributions from the number of business failures, the six-month growth rate of labor productivity, and the index of overtime worked prompted the decline. Tue, 12 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5455 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5455 Press: The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Ticks Up in April Reassuring Bounceback Mon, 11 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5451 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5451 Press: Snap Back Comment on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Situation Report Gad Levanon, Managing Director, Economic Outlook & Labor Markets, The Conference Board Fri, 08 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5450 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5450 Press: Online Labor Demand Dropped 104,500 in April Following a very strong first quarter, demand slowed in April. Wed, 06 May 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5449 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5449 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area Increased The Leading Economic Index for the Euro Area experienced another month of strong growth after four consecutive increases. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5445 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5445 Press: The US Economy is Slowing Down Comment on Q1 GDP by Gad Levanon, Managing Director, Macroeconomic and Labor Market Research Wed, 29 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5446 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5446 Press: The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® Retreats in April Gives Back All of March's Gain and More Tue, 28 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5444 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5444 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia Increased Between August 2014 and February 2015, the leading economic index increased 0.6 percent. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5443 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5443 Press: Corporate Brand and Reputation Conference 2015 June 9-10, 2015 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5439 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5439 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for France Increased In the six-month period ending in February 2015, the leading economic index increased 1.3 percent. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5441 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5441 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Spain Increased There were large positive contributions from the Spanish equity price index, job vacancies and the order books survey Fri, 24 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5442 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5442 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for India Declined Three of the eight components contributed positively to the index in March. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5440 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5440 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Germany Increased Between August 2014 and February 2015, the leading economic index increased 1.9 percent. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5437 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5437 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased Slightly in March Three of the six components contributed positively to the index in March. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5438 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5438 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Remained Unchanged Between August 2014 and February 2015, the leading economic index contracted 5.2 percent a substantial reversal from the 3.3 percent increase over the previous six months. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5434 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5434 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.S. Increased Again But Weaker Growth May be Ahead Fri, 17 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5433 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5433 Press: The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas, Fell Again in March The index now stands at 90.4, following a 1.4 percent decline in February and a 1.7 percent decline in January. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 UTC http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5432 http://www.conference-board.org/press/pressdetail.cfm?pressid=5432