TransUnion Q4 2013 Full YearTransUnion reported revenue of $1,183.2 million for the full year of 2013, an increase of 3.8 percent compared to the full year of 2012.   Weakening foreign currencies accounted for a reduction in revenue of 1.6 percent.   Acquisitions accounted for an increase in revenue of 1.5 percent.

  • Revenue for U.S. Information Services was $740.6 million, an increase of 2.1 percent compared to the full year of 2012. Acquisitions accounted for an increase in revenue of 1.2 percent.
  • Revenue for International was $238.9 million, an increase of 1.9 percent compared to the full year of 2012. Excluding the impact of foreign currencies and acquisitions, revenue increased 6.6 percent compared to the full year of 2012. Weakening foreign currencies accounted for a reduction in revenue of 7.6 percent. Acquisitions accounted for an increase in revenue of 2.9 percent.
  • Revenue for Interactive was $203.7 million, an increase of 13.1 percent compared to the full year of 2012.
  • Operating income was $169.2 million for the full year of 2013, compared to $141.0 million for the full year of 2012. Full year 2012 was adversely impacted by $90.7 million in expenses related to the 2012 Change in Control Transaction. Full year 2013 was impacted by $8.0 million in expenses related to a reserve accrual for a legal claim, a net loss associated with the disposition of a small business in Africa and a small healthcare product line in our USIS segment, and an adjustment for transaction tax related to prior years. Excluding these items, Adjusted
  • Operating Income was $177.2 million for the full year of 2013, compared to $231.7 million for the full year of 2012. This comparison was negatively impacted by $42.6 million of additional depreciation and amortization, primarily resulting from purchase accounting adjustments related to the 2012 Change of Control Transaction.
  • Adjusted EBITDA was $377.9 million, a decrease of 2.0 percent compared to the full year of 2012, due to investments in new strategic initiatives to drive long-term revenue growth and more efficient operations and the softening mortgage market.

Source:  TransUnion Press Release