• GAAP Revenue for the second quarter of 2021 was $520.9 million, an increase of 24.4% and 23.2% on a constant currency basis compared to the second quarter of 2020, which includes the net impact of lower deferred revenue purchase accounting adjustments of $2.1 million.
  • Adjusted Revenue for the second quarter of 2021 was $520.9 million, an increase of 24.4% and 23.2% on a constant currency basis compared to the second quarter of 2020. Excluding the net impact of the Bisnode acquisition, organic revenue, before the effect of foreign exchange, was $435.2 million, an increase of 3.3% compared to second quarter of 2020, which also included a 0.5 percentage point impact from the net impact of lower deferred revenue purchase accounting adjustments of $2.1 million.
    • North America revenue was $357.2 million, an increase of $2.8 million or 0.8% and 0.5% on a constant currency basis compared to the second quarter of 2020.
    • International revenue for the second quarter of 2021 was $163.7 million, an increase of $97.3 million or 146.5% and 137.1% on a constant currency basis compared to the second quarter of 2020. Excluding the net impact of the Bisnode acquisition, organic revenue before the effect of foreign exchange increased 12.5%.
  • Net loss for the second quarter of 2021 was $51.7 million, or diluted loss per share of $0.12, compared to a net loss of $208.0 million or diluted loss per share of $0.66 for the prior year quarter. Adjusted net income was $108.0 million, or adjusted diluted earnings per share of $0.25, compared to adjusted net income of $81.2 million, or adjusted diluted earnings per share of $0.26 for the prior year quarter.
  • Adjusted EBITDA for the second quarter of 2021 was $198.3 million, up 12.6% compared to the second quarter of 2020, and adjusted EBITDA margin of 38.1%, a decrease of 400 basis points, which includes the net impact of lower deferred revenue purchase accounting adjustments of $2.1 million. Excluding the net impact of the Bisnode acquisition, consolidated adjusted EBITDA margin was 40.8% for the second quarter of 2021.

“The second quarter continued our positive momentum as we accelerated growth and made significant progress in terms of our transformation and innovation objectives. The International segment continued its strong performance with organic growth of 12.5% and the Bisnode integration is ahead of plan. North America also continued to make solid progress and I am proud of the work the team has done in terms of continued strong retention, adding net new logos and bringing new, innovative solutions to market that are creating a strong pipeline supporting accelerating growth,” said Anthony Jabbour, Dun & Bradstreet Chief Executive Officer.

Source:  Dun & Bradstreet Earnings Release

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