Dear Members,

The BIIA Newsletter February I – 2018 Issue is posted on this website.  To download the document, please click on this link:  BIIA Newsletter February I – 2018 Issue

There are still places available to attend the BIIA Regional Meeting, which takes place on March 14 to 15, 2018 at the Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra Hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia  


–   We thank our sponsors for supporting this event    –

Late Breaking News:

  • Business Information Industry: The quest for new capabilities
  • D&B: Low revenue growth for 2017 prompting leadership change
  • Equifax appoints new Chief Information Security Officer
  • Six powerful B2B marketing tactics you may be missing

Member News:

  • WelinkData announces partnership with SAP in China
  • Atradius launches Atrium credit management portal
  • Basware to offer data validation against D&B Global Business Database in partnership with Bisnode
  • FICO Q1 revenue fiscal 2018 up 7%

Industry News:

  • RELX Group announces agreement to acquire Threatmetrix
  • The dirty little secret of e-procurement
  • S&P Global reports 2017 revenue growth of 7% – organic growth of 13%
  • Moody’s Corporation Q4 2017 revenue up 24% – full year up 17%

News from China:

  • Tencent launches ‘Social Credit System’ –  People’s Bank of China intervenes
  • China to launch first unified credit platform for online lending
  • Alibaba to buy a third of Ant Financial paving the way for IPO

Consumer Credit Information

  • CoreLogic acquires eTech
  • CoreLogic integrates fraud and income verification solution with LendingQB

We thank our members for their support!

Best regards
Joachim C. Bartels
Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief