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  • News from the Smallest Database on the 5000 Largest Companies (6/23/2021) - As mid-year approaches,  Global 5000 are pleased to provide you with the latest update and info on the state of the Global 5000 database. In this update we are highlighting some of the interesting questions we receive and data points people have asked us about. A summary of these provide a good overview of the […]
  • LexisNexis Risk Solutions Unveils a Game-Changing Financial Crime Compliance Solution (6/23/2021) - LexisNexis Risk Solutions Unveils a Game-Changing Financial Crime Compliance Solution That Uses Digital Transaction Information to Create New Sanctions Risk Assessment Efficiencies LexisNexis Financial Crime Digital Intelligence Harnesses the Power of Contributed Digital Transaction Intelligence for More Effective Compliance Workflows LexisNexis® Risk Solutions has revealed the newest application of its digital identity intelligence capabilities. LexisNexis® […]
  • TransUnion UK: Digital Fraud Attempts on the Rise (6/23/2021) - Suspected Financial Services Digital Fraud Attempts Rise 149% Globally as Prevalence of Digital Transactions Increase As more consumers go online for banking and other financial transactions, new research from TransUnion has found that fraudsters are ramping up their efforts in the financial services industry. When comparing the last four months of 2020 (1 September to […]
  • Alibaba Cloud Invests USD1 Billion to Support Startups, Developers and New Talents in Asia-Pacific (6/22/2021) - Alibaba Cloud, the digital technology and intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, launched Project AsiaForward with an initial USD1 billion funding. These resources are to cultivate a million-strong digital talent pool, empower 100,000 developers and the growth of 100,000 technology startups in Asia Pacific (APAC) over the next three years. Unveiled during the Alibaba Cloud Summit […]
  • Value of Information:  Malaysia’s CTOS signs 20 cornerstone investors for $290 Mil IPO (6/22/2021) - According to press reports BIIA member CTOS Digital Bhd has secured more than 20 cornerstone investors for its planned public market debut next month, including AIA Group Ltd and Aberdeen Standard Investments. The credit information and analytics solutions provider could price its IPO at 1.10 ringgit per share, one of the sources said, helping it […]
  • International Privacy Organizations Succeeded in Forcing Google to Improve Transparency (6/22/2021) - International Networks of Privacy and Consumer Protection Regulators Issued a Joint Media Statement on the Transparency Measures Recently Announced by Google The International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network (ICPEN) and the Global Privacy Enforcement Network (GPEN) issued a joint media statement on 27 May 2021 to recognize the international collaborative efforts which have led to […]
  • Cyber Security Mergers & Acquisitions – May 2021 (6/22/2021) - Cybersecurity mergers and acquisitions activity continued at a high rate in May with 35 deals involving companies from 12 countries including the USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Croatia, Israel, India and New Zealand. Twilio has acquired Ionic Security, a leading data security platform. Read here Belcan has acquired VICTOR42, a provider of technology, intelligence and cybersecurity solutions for […]
  • TransUnion Philippines: Financial Services Has Largest Increase in Suspected Digital Fraud Attempts (6/21/2021) - As more consumers go online for banking and other financial transactions, new research from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that fraudsters are ramping up their efforts in the financial services industry. When comparing the last four months of 2020 (Sept. 1 – Dec. 31) and the first four months of 2021 (Jan. 1 – May 1), the company […]
  • Bombora and LiveRamp Partner to Combine SMB Expertise (6/21/2021) - Bombora and LiveRamp Partner to Combine SMB Expertise LiveRamp and Bombora have developed a solution to help business-to-business (B2B) marketers connect with small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Leveraging account-based marketing strategies, the solution helps users define and target SMB audiences with an intent to purchase products and services in a scalable way. The solution combines […]
  • Supply Chain Themes:  What are the Top Tech Trends? (6/21/2021) - Hyper-automation and immersive experience are among the top supply chain technology themes this year, according to research. Gartner said the themes were important for their transformational potential and ability to foster operational resiliency across business functions, technology, and service delivery. Gartner’s 2021 supply chain technology themes are: Hyper-automation This combines machine learning, artificial intelligence and […]
  • SME Finance Forum Virtual Roundtable Virtual Roundtable Series #29 – The Role of Alternative Data in Ensuring Access to Finance for SMEs post-COVID (6/21/2021) - Alternative Data to Reshape the Ecosystem of the Business Information Industry Just in case you have missed this event,  BIIA participated not only in this virtual roundtable, but it also took part in the planning of the event.  Here is a summary provided by MOHAN CHEN, an SME Finance Forum intern. As the pandemic proceeds […]
  • Current State of Identity Verification: LexisNexis Risk Solutions and Forrester Report (6/20/2021) - Identity Trust Transformed: New Research Indicates Increased Identity Verification and Authentication Processes Drive Strong Return on Investment LexisNexis® Risk Solutions and Forrester Consulting published research examining the current state and challenges of identity verification (IDV) and authentication solutions and how those processes become increasingly critical in a post-pandemic world. The research highlights how businesses can […]
  • Investment Potentials In Vietnam’s Retail Market for Foreign Investors (6/19/2021) - Traditional retail accounts for 74% market share According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment of Vietnam, in the first quarter of 2021, the total amount of newly registered FDI captial in the wholesale, retail and engine repair sectors was 22.13 million USD. In Hanoi, which is the capital city, newly registered capital in the […]
  • Hong Kong Consumer Credit Demand Rebounds as Macroeconomic Conditions Improve (6/18/2021) - Consumer demand increased across major lending categories Younger generations showed stronger rebound in card balances Consumers deleveraging to cope with uncertainties associated with the pandemic The newly released TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) Q1 2021 Industry Insights Report shows demand for consumer credit rebounded in the latest quarter, mirroring recent GDP and retail sales growth*. Almost all of the […]
  • InsideView Integrates Buyer Intent Data from Bombora (6/18/2021) - InsideView, a Demandbase company, is integrating intent data from Bombora into the InsideView B2B data and intelligence platform. Bombora’s Company Surge intent data allows sellers and marketers to focus on buyers who are in market. Bombora intent data is based on research activity across a network of more than 4,300 business websites and more than […]

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