D&B announced on July 15th its preliminary Q2, 2008 financial results in conjunction with its investor day.   Diluted EPS, before non-core gains and charges, grew by 20%; core and total revenue grew 10% before the effect of foreign exchange, 12% after the effect of foreign exchange.   D&B confirmed its guidance for 2008. 

D&B plans to ramp up to double digit revenue growth after several years of modest growth.  Its recipe: a global brand, huge data assets (130+ million records), data integration, the DNBi risk management platform, analytics, global reach and a fast growing Internet business (for further details see page 13 of the July Issue  2008 Issue of the BIIA Newsletter.)

Source: Company Press Release & Investor Day Announcements

BIIA Newsletter July / August 2008 Issue