Dear Members,

The BIIA Newsletter September I – 2019 Issue is posted on this website.  To download the document click on this link:  BIIA Newsletter September I – 2019 Issue

Late Breaking News:

  • BIIA 2019 Biennial Conference: 8 weeks to go!  There is still time to register [click here]  – We have updated our events pages [click here]
  • Fraud Detection and Prevention Market to Surpass US$ 63.5 billion by 2027

Member News:

  • Tinubu Square Reaches Top of 5 Corda Insurtech Challenge
  • Dun & Bradstreet Mentioned as Third Party Data Validator in IBM/Chainyard Blockchain Network
  • Black Knight Earnings Impacted by Its Investment in Dun & Bradstreet
  • WATERS Rankings 2019: S&P Global Market Intelligence Ranked as Best Alternative Data Vendor
  • TU Healthcare Ranked #1 in Black Book’s 2019 Financial
  • Experian on the Acquisition Trail –  Look Who’s Charging  –  PlaceIQ  –  Myhealthdirect
  • Creditsafe USA Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in the US. – For 3rd Year in a Row
  • CTOS Launches SME Score Solution to Assess SME Creditworthiness

Industry News: 

  • Indian Credit Rating Agencies in the Dock over Misconduct
  • Customer Data Platform Industry Grew 71% in One Year; Will Reach $1 Billion Revenue in 2019
  • DataRobot Launches its First AI Investment Workflow with FactSet
  • DataRobot Acquires ParallelM
  • Surge of Attacks on Banking & Finance Using N Korean Tools

Credit Bureau News:

  • Equifax Launches Core CreditTM
  • Canadian Finance Minister Wants Equifax, TransUnion to Offer Credit Freezes
  • Creditinfo: Kamau Kunyiha Appointed to Head Creditinfo in East Africa
  • Cyber Security Specialists Out Front
  • BIIA Thanks its Sponsors for Supporting the BIIA 2019 Biennial Conference

Once again, we urge our members who contemplate to attend the BIIA 2019 Biennial Conference to register now and to reserve their hotel rooms.  Our 2017 event was sold out.

There will be a membership meeting for FULL MEMBERS.  The meeting will take place at the Okura Prestige Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand on October 30th, 2019 from 11:00 am – 12:00 am.  An agenda will be provided to FULL MEMBERS on the Member Kit 27 days prior the meeting.   

Best Regards
Joachim C Bartels
Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief


We thank our sponsors for their support


We thank our supporting organisations for their assistance