BIIA News SliderDear Members,

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

Late Breaking News:

  • Kompany and Tradeshift Announce Partnership
  • BIIA Regulatory Newsletter 02 – 05/2016
  • New Product Taxonomy for e-Commerce by WAND

Member News:

  • Veda Study: Australian Used Car Buyers at Risk
  • Veda’s Marketing Unit Inivio Under Investigation by Information Commissioner’s Office
  • Experian Launches Innovative New Platform for Fraud and Identity Services
  • Experian Datalabs and Gimbal Form Innovative Alliance
  • Experian India Unveils Fraud Detection Mechanism
  • TransUnion Introduces New Habitational Solution to Insurance Industry
  • TransUnion Achieves No.6 Ranking on 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100

Industry News:

  • Acxiom Q4 2016 Revenue (Ending March 31st, 2016) Up 9% – Full Year Up 6%
  • LexisNexis Risk Solutions Launches Active Insights
  • Platts Acquires Commodity Flow
  • Powerlinx Launched the Partnership Resources Hub for Small Business
  • Infogroup Audience Solutions to Expand Digital Offerings

News from China:

  • China to Improve Credit Reference Service
  • Tencent and Omnicom to Co-create Data Models for Brands
  • Made in China.com Reports a 3% Drop in 2015 Revenue

Regulatory News:

  • Asian Regulators Differ on FinTech Approach to Protect Financial System
  • Full Ownership (100%) of Credit Bureaus in India Permitted
  • Dun & Bradstreet NZ Welcomes Push for Tax Transparency
  • South Korea Enacts Stricter Penalties for Data Protection Violations

With the help of members of the regulatory committee BIIA has enhanced the coverage of regulatory news with a monthly Regulatory Newsletter and EU Institutional Monitoring Updates.  You will find the respective links to the BIIA website in the Regulatory News section of this newsletter.

We thank our members for their support and contributions.

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