Is business information at the threshold of a turnaround?  The general consensus from CEO comments on Q1 results is that the credit crunch is still with us, but the situation is stabilizing.  Experian’s CEO Don Roberts proclaimed in a recent analysts’ meeting: “I don’t see a return to the Go-Go days of 3 to 4 years ago” referring to the high growth period leading up to the credit crunch..  His solution lies in diversity:  less reliance on the financial services sector for growth, more verticals, greater product innovation and a global footprint.

Credit Rating services seem to be on the verge of a turnaround, however the effects of the ratings debacle, pending lawsuits, touch regulations linger on depressing shareholder value.  

BIIA Newsletter June I – 2010 Issue