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BIIA Regional Meeting Phnom Phen, Cambodia March 14- 17, 2018 – There are still a number of places available

BIIA will be hosting its first regional meeting to discuss key issues and concerns relevant to the industry and to lead efforts to promote dialog, identify solutions and to facilitate the development of potential pathways forward. The meeting will be a two day event, held on March 14th and 15th, 2018, with a networking dinner at the end of day ... Read More »

BIIA Regional Meeting Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Save the Date:  BIIA Regional Meeting – March 14th to 15th, 2018; Phnom Penh, Cambodia BIIA will be hosting its first regional meeting to discuss key issues and concerns relevant to the industry and to lead efforts to promote dialog, identify solutions and to facilitate the development of potential pathways forward. The meeting will be a two day event, held ... Read More »

Business Information Industry: The Quest for New Capabilities

In the quest for new capabilities the business information industry invested in platforms / analytics – AI / fraud prevention services accounting for 40% of the external and internal development transactions monitored by BIIA.  Acquisitions and partnerships continues to be a fast track route to boost growth. BIIA monitors strategic developments in the business information industry.  Specifically BIIA is covering acquisitions ... Read More »

What Grows, what Does Not?

This is a brief comparison of revenue growth of major credit information companies in the third quarter of 2017. The winner on growth was GBGroup UK (identity experts) who reported 18% organic growth and 40% including the effects of the PCA Predict acquisition.  TransUnion grew by 14%. Equifax domestic revenue growth was impacted by the effects of the data breach ... Read More »

BIIA November I – 2017 Issue

Dear Members, The BIIA November I – 2017 Issue is posted on this website.  To download the document please click on this link: BIIA Newsletter November I – 2017 Issue Final We covered the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference extensively in the October II – 2017 Issue of the BIIA Newsletter.  There is further coverage in this edition.  Please note, we have ... Read More »

BIIA October 2017 Activities

BIIA held the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference on October 19th to 20th in Bangkok.  Over 140 delegates from 26 countries were in attendance.   We have received many favorable comments some of which we have highlighted in our recent newsletter.  Many comments echoed the comments by one of our members “Congratulations, great respect for putting on such a wonderful event with ... Read More »

BIIA 2017 Conference Videos

Welcome Opening Remarks by Khun Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala BIIA Chairman. Embracing Digitization – Opening Keynote by His Excellency Dr. Pichet, Minister of Digital Economy and Society at the recent BIIA 2017  Biennial Conference in Bangkok, Thailand In his riveting speech Dr. Pichet emphasized the importance of digitization in economic and social development. In order to realize the benefits of digitization we need ... Read More »

News from the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference: Embracing Digitization

His Excellency Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj, Minister of Digital Economy and Society gave the opening keynote address at the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference on Digitization on October 19th, 2017.     In his riveting speech Dr. Pichet emphasized the importance of digitization in economic and social development.  In order to realize the benefits of digitization we need to look far ahead. ” ... Read More »

BIIA Elects Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala as Chairman at its Annual General Meeting

Bangkok, Thailand October 18th, 2017:  At the BIIA Annual General Meeting today the membership elected Mr. Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala as a director of BIIA and chairman of its board of directors. Joachim C Bartels, Managing Director of BIIA, thanked outgoing chairman David Worlock, a co-founder of BIIA, for his leadership and guidance in the development of our association from a modest beginning of ... Read More »

News from the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference

Melanie Zimmerman, SVP at TransUnion (picture), told us an inspiring story #BIIA2017 about an initiative in India that signed up 95% of the population, many of them illiterate, with a 12-digit ID number via their mobile phones, which automatically included a bank account, and the chance to buy life insurance (for $5/year). So now the government has a population count, ... Read More »