Dear Members,

The BIIA Newsletter October I – 2015 Issue is posted on this website.  To download the document click on this link:   BIIA Newsletter October I – 2015 Issue – FinalV

Late Breaking News:

  • Outsell: Information Industry Growth & Performance: Now at US$766 Billion
  • Data Breach at Experian Involving T-Mobile Customers in the USA

Member News:

  • Cerved First Half 2015 Revenues Up 8.3%
  • CRIBIS D&B – IUNGO Partnership: More Efficiency in Your Supply Chain
  • Experian in Partnership with Money Advice Trust
  • HG Data and Bombora in Partnership for Technology Companies
  • Veda Acquires ReachTEL Expanding its Collections, Fraud & ID and Marketing Services
  • Thomson Reuters Announces Full End-to-end KY3P Solution

Industry News:

  • Extends a Supplier-vetting Service to Companies Outside China
  • FICO: Analytics is the Antidote to Collections Complaints – and Much More
  • Gartner Acquires Capterra
  • Salesforce Q2 2015 Revenue Up 24%
  • New Online Marketplace Launched to Connect Asian Buyers and Suppliers

News from China:

  • China Finance Online Co. Ltd. Revenues Up 12.2%

Regulatory News:

  • EU – US Safe Harbor Agreement Invalid Opines EU Advocate General
  • European Data Protection Regulations: ACCIS – Association of Consumer Credit Information Suppliers Issues Response
  • ACCIS Publishes Lending Journey

People on the Move:

  • Veda Commits to Innovation and Financial Literacy with GetCreditScore Appointment
  • Equifax Appoints IBM’s Armand Raisinghani for India based Sales Team
  • Experian Appoints Stephane Baranzelli Director EMEA Marketing Services
  • Cerved Appoints Sabrina Delle Curti as Board Member

With less than 30 days to go the BIIA 10th Anniversary Business Information Conference and Workshop on Data Standards and Cross Border Dataflow appears to be heading for a sell-out. There are still a couple of seats left therefore we recommend members to act quickly:   Register immediately


Sept 2015Did you know?  The BIIA Network of information professionals is now 3,250 strong!  

This includes information professionals who requested passwords for and information professionals who signed up on the BIIA Business Information Network Group on LinkedIn.




We thank our sponsors, speakers and committee members for their support and for creating such an exciting program.  See details below.

Joachim C Bartels
Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief

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Sponsor of the BIIA Workshop on Data Standards and Cross Border Dataflow:

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