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TransUnion Launches CreditView

TransUnion Launches New Tool to Support UK Finance Providers and Empower Consumers to Take Control of Their Financial Passport TransUnion UK has announced the launch of CreditView – a new, white-labelled, interactive solution which provides consumers with access to their credit scores whilst helping finance providers to engage customers, increase brand loyalty and personalise offers. […]

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June 23, 2019


Tinubu Square, a leading provider of credit insurance, surety and trade finance solutions, has announced the appointment of Sophie Riottot as Group Sales Director. This is a strategic engagement for the company, which is restructuring its sales approach to reinforce its rapid global growth. Sophie Riottot brings a wealth of experience to Tinubu Square. She […]

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June 21, 2019

Equifax Partners with Basiq to Help Lenders Meet Responsible Lending Guidelines

Equifax, a data analytics company and leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand, has announced a national distribution and partnership agreement with Basiq, to help prepare the industry for Open Data. Further developing the Equifax transaction data offering, the partnership with Basiq will enable Equifax customers to easily collect transaction […]

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Yahoo Japan Launches Credit Scoring Service

Yahoo Japan officially launches a credit scoring service on July 1.  A pilot program with 13 companies provided high-scoring users with special offers and matched preferred freelancers to companies, Yahoo said in a statement on June 3. Some users of Yahoo Japan Corp. are objecting to Japan’s biggest web portal of rolling out its new […]

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June 19, 2019

Arachnys and BAE Systems in Partnership

Arachnys, one of the leaders in Customer Risk Intelligence solutions for Client Onboarding, Know Your Customer (KYC), Customer Due Diligence & Enhanced Due Diligence (CDD/EDD) and Anti Money Laundering (AML), announced that it is partnering with BAE Systems, a proven enterprise solution provider of advanced analytics, to address anti-money laundering and compliance obligations and delivering […]

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Equifax and FICO Partnership: Industry Impact

Earlier this year, Equifax and FICO announced a partnership, pooling their collective consumer financial data sets to offer the Data Decisions Cloud. In a piece published on PaymentsJournal, Martin Kurpiel, SVP Technology Solutions & IT, Valid, discussed how this partnership will impact lending and the “future of finance.” “While it’s unclear exactly how much combined […]

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June 18, 2019

Let Alliance Transforms Tenant Referencing in Partnership with Transunion

Working closely with TransUnion, Let Alliance has completed a two-year strategic project that has resulted in redefining the way that tenant referencing works in the UK, with references now returned the same day. Until now tenant referencing across the lettings industry has relied upon companies accessing publicly available credit information only but Let Alliance has […]

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June 17, 2019

Dun & Bradstreet Agreed to Acquire Lattice Engines Building Deeper Analytics Expertise

Dun & Bradstreet agreed to acquire the data platform Lattice Engines to get a bigger piece of marketing budgets and keep ahead of startups and marketing clouds. As marketers look to better target ads using data, the company said it entered a definitive agreement to acquire Lattice Engines, an analytics company that provides marketers with […]

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June 13, 2019

TransUnion Launches Identity Theft Protection Solution as Cyber-Fraud Continues to Grow in Canada

New Offering – myTrueIdentity – Helps Organizations Mitigate the Impact of Cyber-Attacks on Consumers TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced the launch of myTrueIdentity to help equip Canadian organizations in combatting cyber-attacks on their organizations and ultimately, the impact to Canadian consumers. Faced with the ever-evolving sophistication of cyber-fraud, organizations’ readiness to respond to an attack […]

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Salesforce to Acquire Tableau Software for $15.7 Billion

Salesforce will acquire analytics platform Tableau Software in an all-stock deal valued at $15.7 billion. The purchase, which is expected to close around October 1 during Salesforce’s third quarter, will increase that firm’s FY20 total revenue by $350 million to $400 million, Salesforce estimates.  In addition, it will provide Salesforce with an increased analytics capability […]

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June 12, 2019

ETMONEY Rolls Out Free Credit Score for all Users

ETMONEY, an integrated personal finance platform, has announced that it will allow its users to check their credit scores on its platform for free. Along with the three-digit credit score that users can generate instantly, the app will also give a detailed report containing insights into the user’s performance on various parameters. According to a […]

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Google to Buy Analytics Software Firm Looker for $2.6 billion

Reuters reports that Alphabet Inc’s Google said on it would buy Looker, a privately held big-data analytics company, for $2.6 billion in cash, in the first major acquisition for new Google Cloud Chief Executive Thomas Kurian. Google’s cloud computing division is a distant third globally to Inc and Microsoft Corp in terms of revenue […]

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June 11, 2019

CoreLogic Teletrack Launches a New Platform for Lenders and Credit Issuers

—The new platform offers improved services, consumer data and products to better support lenders and credit issuers in the alternative financial services marketplace— CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider, today launched the new CoreLogic Teletrack platform, offering lenders and credit issuers superior access and greater insight into alternative […]

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June 10, 2019

CRIF Acquires BizInsights, a World-leading Business Information Provider Operating in Singapore

CRIF Spa, part of CRIF Group – a global company specializing in credit bureau, business information and credit solutions – announces the acquisition of BizInsights, an online business information service available in Singapore and owned by Elixir Technology Pte Ltd. BizInsights currently serves both local and international customer needs through an innovative online platform, which […]

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June 7, 2019

Refinitiv and Trulioo in Partnership

Refinitiv and Trulioo Announce Partnership to Help Drive Financial Inclusion and Fight Financial Crime.   Refinitiv to deploy Trulioo’s advanced digital identity verification technology to help customers meet regulatory obligations Refinitiv, a worldwide provider of financial markets data and infrastructure, and Trulioo, a leading global identity verification provider, today announced a strategic partnership that will enhance […]

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June 6, 2019

LinkedIn Acquires Digital Identity Company Drawbridge Inc.

Microsoft Corp.-owned LinkedIn Corp. has made another acquisition, buying a digital identity management company called Drawbridge Inc. for an undisclosed price.  LinkedIn said that it plans to use Drawbridge’s technology to improve its Marketing Solutions tools, which are used by marketers to create ads, generate leads and drive website traffic. Founded in 2011, Drawbridge uses […]

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June 4, 2019

Morningstar to Accelerate Credit Ratings Business with DBRS Acquisition

Both share vision for next generation of credit ratings with better technology, more transparency, and depth of analysis Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DBRS, the world’s fourth-largest credit ratings agency, for a purchase price of $669 million. The combination of DBRS with Morningstar […]

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June 3, 2019

Cedar Rose Creates a Top CRM Data Integration Tool

Cedar Rose International, based in Cyprus and Lebanon, has developed an add-on for Salesforce which enables users of one of the world’s most popular Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software’s to access data and reports on over 12 million MENA businesses for easy client on-boarding. Salesforce is a widely used CRM platform that allows companies and […]

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June 2, 2019

Dow Jones Risk & Compliance and Pole Star Partner on Vessel Tracking Solution

Dow Jones Risk & Compliance is partnering with Pole Star to bring a more complete view of the regulatory risks faced by organizations involved in maritime trade. The partnership enables users of Dow Jones’ trade compliance solution to access additional intelligence for vessel screening and monitoring via Pole Star’s award-winning PurpleTRAC software. PurpleTRAC provides a […]

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May 29, 2019

TransUnion Appoints Matt Spiegel Executive Vice President of Digital Marketing Solutions

TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a leading global information solutions provider, announced today the appointment of Matt Spiegel as the executive vice president of digital marketing solutions, heading a new TransUnion media vertical. “In today’s competitive marketplace, clients need to optimize their marketing spend which includes effectively using digital marketing opportunities,” said Chris Cartwright, president of TransUnion’s […]

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May 18, 2019

Reonomy Welcomes Dun & Bradstreet to Partner Network, Secures Exclusive Data Partnership

Reonomy, a leading provider of commercial real estate data and software solutions, announced an expanded partnership with global data and analytics company Dun & Bradstreet. In late 2019, Reonomy will become the exclusive data redistribution partner of Dun & Bradstreet content for the North American CRE market. After nearly two years of ongoing collaboration, the expansion […]

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May 17, 2019

TransUnion Strengthens Digital Marketing Solutions with Agreement to Acquire TruSignal

TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has announced an agreement to acquire TruSignal, Inc., a leader in people-based marketing technology. TruSignal uses its custom audience-building platform to deliver predictive scoring powered by artificial intelligence, making big data available and actionable in almost real time for one-to-one addressable marketing. “TransUnion is committed to developing market leading solutions for digital […]

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May 16, 2019

Harte Hanks Q1 2019 Revenues Down 27.2%

Harte Hanks downward revenue spiral continues.  The company reported first quarter 2019 revenue was $59.1 million, compared to $81.2 million during the same quarter last year, a $22.1 million, or a 27.2% decline.   Harte Hanks Q4 2018 revenues were down 29.7% for the full year of 2018 down 26%. Harte Hanks President Andrew Harrison stated, […]

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May 15, 2019

Experian South Africa Announces Further R120 million Investment and new Management Alignment

As we reported on May 2, 2019 Experian completed its acquisition of Compuscan and Scoresharp on 1 May 2019.  On May 7th the company made a further announcement concerning the integration of Compuscan and Scorsharp. Enhanced innovation, product and service capabilities will be deployed across the region, building on Compuscan’s presence in six sub-Saharan African […]

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May 10, 2019

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Acquires Lumen from Numerica Corporation

Acquisition reinforces a LexisNexis Risk Solutions 20-year investment and commitment in the public safety sector Lumen divestiture allows Numerica to focus on core business LexisNexis® Risk Solutions announced it is further expanding its public safety solutions with the acquisition of all Lumen assets, a product line owned by Numerica Corporation, a Colorado-based company. Lumen is […]

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May 8, 2019

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