We promised to bring more news from the BIIA Forum 2011. Please go to pages 10 – 17 to read about the debates on “The Future of Trade Credit and Implications on Information” and the “SME Access to Finance Issue”.You can also visit https://2018.biia.com/category/biia-news to access various presentations.
Late Breaking News:
CRIF Enters Benin and Caribbean Credit Bureau Markets
Experian Launches Third Credit Bureau in Australia
Experian to Buy Columbian Credit Bureau Computec
B2B Online Media Market Asia: Alibaba Dominates Online Sourcing Market
Atradius Awarded Best Risk Management Team
Australian Credit Climate: Consumers and Businesses Face Difficulties in Meeting Payment Terms
Workflow: Information’s New Field of Dreams?
D&B Core Revenue up 5% in Q1 2011
Equifax Revenue up 7% in Q1 2011
LexisNexis Releases Client Software for large Law Firms
LexisNexis Expands Presence in Life Insurance Market
LexisNexis Introduces New Platform: Lexis for Associates
Wand: Metadata, Taxonomy, and Collaboration Features in SharePoint 2010
Data Theft: The Sony Debacle Widens
News from China:
AliExpress Targets U.S. Buyer Market
Baidu’s Net Income Jumps 123% in Q1
Made-In-China.com Revenues Up 48% i8n Q1
Netsun’s Q1 Net Income Drops 29%
China Unveils Guidelines for Online Payment Services
People on the Move:
Andrew Prozes Joins Warburg Pincus as Senior Advisor
FICO Appoints New Leadership to Drive Growth in Hong Kong and Taiwan
Observations from the BIIA Business Information Forum 2011
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