Dear Members,

The BIIA Newsletter October I – 2021 Issue is posted on the BIIA website.  To download the document, please click on this link: BIIA Newsletter October I – 2021 Issue

Keep the date:  Last week we have announced the date and place of the BIIA 2022 Biennial Conference.  May 23 – May 25th, 2022 at the Park Royal Collection, Marina Bay Hotel, Singapore.  We look forward to seeing you there.  Visit page 2 for further information.

Late Breaking News:

  • Invitation to Attend the BIIA 2022 Biennial Conference
  • Critical Industry Information at Your Fingertip
  • Credit Bureau Asia Unit Partners with Quantexa to Introduce AI-driven Compliance and Risk Solutions

Member News:

  • Al Etihad Credit Bureau Completes System Integration with Dubai Courts
  • Iberinform Launches 52 APIs to Support Business Digitization
  • Experian and Open Banking (OBR) Reporting Collaborate on Commercial Lending
  • GBG Launches RapID – a Plug and Play Identity Document Verification Solution for Small Businesses
  • Equifax Workforce Solutions Launches Integration with isolved
  • Encompass Enters the North American Market

Industry News:

  • Trulioo Lands Five New Global Customers In The Remittance Sector
  • Novata Launched as a Non-Profit ESG Reporting Platform
  • InfoSum Raises $65M Series B as Organizations Embrace Secure Data Sharing – Restructures Management

News from China:

  • China Declares all Cryptocurrency Transactions Illegal
  • Ant Group to Share Consumer Credit Data With China’s Central Bank

Cyber Security News:

  • Cyber Security is Rapidly Embracing the notion of ‘Zero Trust’

Credit Bureau News;

  • CoGo and Experian Collaboration Will Provide Australians with Carbon Footprint Information Directly Within Their Digital Banking Apps
  • Suspect in Experian Data Breach that Exposed Data of 23m South Africans Has Been Arrested
  • Experian: UK Bank Account Fraud Soars During First Half of 2021
  • Equifax Launches Digital Identity as a Service

We thank our members for their contributions and support.

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