S&P Capital IQ, a provider of multi-asset class data, research and analytics, announced an agreement with Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) that expands its offering of fundamental data for private companies in Western Europe and North America.

The comprehensive package procured from D&B will more than double S&P Capital IQ’s coverage of private company financials in key markets including Germany, the Nordic countries, the United Kingdom and the United States.

In addition, the expansion will assist corporates exploring supply chain and counterparty risk, commercial lenders quantifying potential borrowers’ creditworthiness, and insurers performing due diligence on private clients and prospective customers.

Source: S&P Capital IQ