Mumbai, October 31:  Dun & Bradstreet has announced the launch of Hoover’s in India. Hoover’s is an information provider for intelligence on US and global companies, industries and people who lead them. The service targets financial equity research, banking and financial services, export market, recruitment, retail and legal, IT and IT enabled services, and education segments, aiming to provide global markets with customized data solutions. will provide local customers service through D&B offices in seven cities which employ 550 people, and will establish a local billing system.

 “India is one of the fastest growing economies worldwide and its importance in the global markets, for both- foreign funds and companies investing in India as well as Indian companies looking overseas for trade, investments and acquisitions, is growing with each passing day. This has led to increase in demand for comprehensive, timely and accurate global business information that D&B India will address with the launch of Hoover’s in India,” said Raife Watson, Leader – Hoover’s Asia Pacific.  Source: BSG Asia, Hong Kong

BIIA Newsletter November – 2006 Issue