GUS plc, the parent company of Experian completed the demerger of its two remaining businesses, Experian and Home Retail Credit. Subsequently trading in the shares Experian IPO was successfully launched on the London Stock Exchange valuation of Pounds Sterling 5.7bn, 3.3 x 2006 sales and 13.68. Experian is now an independent company. Its vision is for Experian’s people, data and technology to become a necessary part of every major consumer economy around the world. Its global strategy is no secret. It is stated on the company’s website and consists of five key components: Strengthening client relationships; product innovation; expanding into new industries; broadening geographic reach; acquiring complementary businesses.   


Source: GUS and Experian Press Releases and Website

BIIA Newsletter October – 2006 Issue