BIIA News200Dear Members,

We are back from our summer break and have updated the recent chart on Q2 revenue growth statistics based on earnings reports which became available after we had published the July II – August 2016 Issue.  There were other important developments with member companies making acquisitions or entering into partnerships.  To download the September I – 2016 Issue of the BIIA Newsletter please click on this link: BIIA Newsletter September I – 2016 Issue

Late Breaking News:

  • Summary of Q2 2016 Revenue Growth Statistics
  • What Grows, What Doesn’t? Growth Percentage by Product Lines
  • Australia’s Corporate Register About to Be Privatized
  • Feeling the Pulse of the Membership – Results of the Membership Survey

Member News:

  • TransUnion Prama Analytics Environment to be Featured among Emerging Fintech Solutions at FinovateFall 2016
  • Avention Reports a Strong First Half of 2016 in the UK
  • Cerved Information Solutions Revenue Up 5.8%
  • D&B Q2 2016 Revenue Up 5% – Activates Partnership Model in the Benelux and Latin America
  • Bisnode Acquires NN Markedsdata
  • Bisnode and SAS Join Forces
  • GBGroup Global Client Base for Invast Global
  • PayGate Selects GBGroup for Global Identity Verification Checks
  • UK Ultimate Beneficial Ownership Data Now Available at Arachnys

Industry News:

  • eBay Agrees to Acquire SalesPredict
  • Acxiom Q1 2016 Revenue Up 9% (Fiscal 2017)
  • Russia Launches Unified Register of Small and Medium-sized Businesses

News from China:

  • China Toughens Control of P2P Lending with new Regulations
  • 2016 China Internet Financial Credit Reporting Forum
  • Alibaba: Now a Mobile Business


  • The Wounded Unicorns of Fintech
  • Fintech at its Best: Mobile Payment Systems Starve China’s Banks of Revenue and Critical Data

We welcome our new member Credit State Information Services Co., Ltd as a news member.

We also thank our membership for their general support and contributions to this newsletter.

Joachim C Bartels
Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief