BIIA News SliderDear Members,

The BIIA Newsletter March II – 2016 Issue is posted on this website. To download the document click on this link:  BIIA Newsletter March II – 2016 Issue Final

Late Breaking News:

  • Poor Privacy Practices will Kill Your Business
  • BIG Data: Quo Vadis? 
  • Which Services were Acquired in 2015?

Member News:

  • TransUnion and Temenos Integrate New Collections Scoring Model to Improve Recovery
  • TransUnion Launches Prama, a Transformational new Analytics Environment
  • CRIF Rating Agency Rebrands to CRIF Ratings
  • CRIF Select Acquires Operations of Credit Union Auto Loan Network (CUALN)
  • HG Data and DiscoverOrg in Partnership
  • HG Data Raises $12 million in Series B Funding to Accelerate Growth
  • ‘Do the Right Thing,’ Dun & Bradstreet Internal Compliance Slogan, Pays Off
  • Customer Data to Drive the Majority of Sales Decisions by 2020
  • The Saudi Credit Bureau (SIMAH) Announces Acquisition of Qarar
  • The Saudi Credit Bureau (SIMAH) Applies for Credit Rating CMA License
  • Veda and AGF Help Brokers with Responsible Lending
  • CIBIL’s iScan to Provide info of Corporate’s Credit History

Industry News:

  • Philippines: Rural Banks Back MSME, Credit Information System
  • Australia Promotes Local Fintech Industry to Asia Through New Initiative
  • Global Sources 20125 Revenues Down 4.6% – CEO to Retire
  • MoneySQ and Brideway form Hong Kong’s First Crowdfunding Platform

News from China:

  • China wants FBI’s Help with Internet Security
  • China’s Banks Lost $23bn to Alibaba’s and Tencent’s Financial Services in 2015

BIIA Industry Advocacy:

  • EU Institutional Monitoring Alerts are Available on the BIIA Home Page Regulatory Section

We thank our members for their support and contributions to this newsletter.

Joachim C Bartels
Managing Director and Editor-In-Chief