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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 »

BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference Presentations

Presentations from the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference.  Uploading Complete Technology Keynote: Where Will Technology Take Our Industry and the Businesses of our Clients? – Tom Mouhsian (Forrester) We asked Tom Mouhsian of Forrester Research to speak about the topic: “Where Will Technology Take Our Industry and the Businesses of our Clients?”  . Take Away: There is no point in defending status quo ... Read More »

BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference: Less than Three Weeks to Go

BIIA Biennial Conference 2017

Due to the high interest in the BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference there are less than 10 tickets left.  We suggest you register now.   The BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference is much more than a traditional gathering of credit and business information industry professionals.   This is a critical event for our members, customers, policy makers and regulators who are seeking information and insight ... Read More »

BIIA Newsletter July II & August 2017 Issue

Dear Members, The July II and August 2017 Issue of the BIIA Newsletter is posted on this website.  To download the document click on this link: BIIA Newsletter July II & August 2017 Issue Final This is a complimentary issue. It is the Q2 2017 financial statements filing season and we have compiled a summary of the most recent earnings reports. ... Read More »