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CRIF Strengthen its Presence in Far East

CRIF Strengthen its Presence in Far East with Two New Start-Ups in Malaysia and Singapore CRIF has opened two new offices in the Republic of Singapore and in Malaysia, further strengthening its presence in a highly strategic region, where it has been operating for several years through operations in China, India, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Philippines, …


October 18, 2017

Acxiom Appoints New Leadership for Connectivity Division LiveRamp

James Arra and Anneka Gupta to succeed Travis May as co-presidents of LiveRamp Travis May named Chief Growth Officer for Acxiom Acxiom® (Nasdaq: ACXM), the data foundation for the world’s best marketers, today announced the appointments of James Arra and Anneka Gupta as co-presidents of LiveRamp®, reporting directly to Acxiom CEO Scott Howe. Arra and Gupta succeed …

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October 16, 2017

TransUnion Acquires eBureau

TransUnion Reinforces Versatile Data and Analytics Capabilities with Acquisition of eBureau TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today that it is continuing to build upon its success as a source of groundbreaking, versatile data and analytics capabilities with the acquisition of eBureau, a leading provider of custom-analytic solutions with both credit-risk and anti-fraud applications. eBureau’s rapid-model-development platform …

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October 13, 2017

Google Cloud Acquires Cloud Identity Management Company Bitium

Google Cloud announced that it has acquired Bitium, a compay that focused on offering enterprise-grade identity management and access tools, such as single-sign on, for cloud-based applications. This will basically help Google better manage enterprise cloud customer implementation across an organization, including doing things like setting security levels and access policies for applications working across their …

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October 10, 2017

Onvia Agrees To Be Acquired By Deltek

Deltek to pay $9.00 per Share in a Transaction Valued at Approximately $70 million Onvia (NASDAQ: ONVI),  the leading provider of sales intelligence and acceleration technologies for businesses selling to the public sector, today announced that it has entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”) with Project Diamond Intermediate Holdings Corp, …


October 9, 2017

Bisnode CHRO Cecilia Westerholm Beer Winner of HR Profile of the Year at the Roi REKRYTERING Awards

Bisnode announced that Cecilia Westerholm Beer, Chief HR Officer at Bisnode has been awarded HR profile of the year in Stockholm. The award, instituted by Roi Rekrytering and SPP, celebrates individuals who are at the forefront of digitization of processes across their organizations. Cecilia was recognized for her broad knowledge within HR, her ability to be a …

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September 27, 2017

Equifax Executive Changes

Equifax Chairman, CEO, Richard Smith Retires; Board of Directors Appoints Current Board Member Mark Feidler Chairman; Paulino do Rego Barros, Jr. Appointed Interim CEO; Company to Initiate CEO Search The Board of Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced that Richard Smith will retire as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, effective September 26, …

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September 26, 2017

Creditinfo Announces newly Integrated Identity Management System Technology at Creditinfo Global Forum

ShoCard, a leading blockchain-based identity management system (IMS), together with Creditinfo, a leading service provider for credit information and risk management solutions worldwide, today announce the ShoCard IMS’s integration into the new Creditinfo app. The app enables individuals to claim their identity and obtain personal credit information that can be shared with any third party, as …

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September 25, 2017

Google & Intuit Partner in Small Business Cash Management

Google and Intuit are pairing up to help Australian small businesses (SMBs) get a better grip on cash management.  Reports Wednesday (Sept. 13) said Google and Intuit Australia announced news of their partnership at the Google Cloud Summit, which was held in Sydney. As part of their initiative, Gmail now supports integrated eInvoicing using Intuit tools. …

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September 22, 2017

Introducing the DueDil Credit Risk Filter

Understand the risk posed by prospects, customers and suppliers without running a credit check. With the new Credit Risk filter from DueDil, you can automatically filter for companies based on their level of credit risk. Looking to target only low-risk prospects? Or high-risk companies that may be in need of your services?  Simply apply this …

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September 21, 2017

Experian: No More Message Bombarding

Every day we get bombarded with irrelevant, repeated messages from companies wanting to sell us more stuff. We tell them what we’re interested in and how we want to be contacted, yet they don’t seem to be listening. That’s because a lot of company’s marketing departments still manually select what offers should be sent out …

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September 20, 2017

Thomson Reuters and Deloitte Join Forces to Automate Financial Reporting and Compliance for Australian Corporations

Thomson Reuters unveiled a new collaboration today which will see Deloitte become an implementer for Thomson Reuters market-leading ONESOURCE Statutory Reporting software to assist finance departments streamline financial reporting processes, helping them to save time, improve accuracy and remain compliant. The collaboration is an extension of Thomson Reuters expanding global relationship with Deloitte and a …

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September 18, 2017

Verisk to Buy Bankruptcy Data and Risk management Firm for $151M

Verisk Analytics (VRSK -1.6%) agrees to acquire LCI, a provider of risk insight, prediction and management solutions for banks and creditors, for $151M. VRSK says the deal will combine data assets from its Argus business and LCI’s time-series data, including consumer and commercial bankruptcies, consumer behavior, and legal and technical terms associated with debtor settlements. Acquisition to bring …

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September 16, 2017

Encompass Appoints Jon May and Yasmeen Jaffer as Industry Advisors

Encompass has appointed Jon May, former CEO of market leading KYC utility, kyc.com and global head of Regulatory and Compliance Managed Services at IHS Markit, and Yasmeen Jaffer, former Managing Director and Global Head of Business Development at IHS Markit, as industry advisers. Jon is currently CEO, and Yasmeen, Partner, of the KYC, Regulatory and Compliance FinTech firm, …

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September 11, 2017

Verisk Analytics to Acquire Sequel

Sequel Is a Leading Software Player with a Strong Vertical Focus on Complex Commercial and Specialty Insurance Acquisition Will Strengthen Verisk’s Position in the London Insurance Market and Offers Global Growth Opportunities Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sequel from HgCapital and other Sequel shareholders. …

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September 7, 2017

Nerida Caesar to Join Westpac Board as an Independent, Non-executive Director

Westpac has appointed Nerida Caesar, a technology and innovation expert as an independent, non-executive director to its board.  With about 30 years of commercial and business management experience, Nerida Caesar will join the bank’s board effective September 1. Caesar, who is currently the managing director of Equifax Australia and New Zealand (formerly Veda Group), will …

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September 6, 2017

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Joins with eRx Network for Real-time Prescriber Validation

Comprehensive prescription compliance verification solution now available to eRx customers within existing workflow LexisNexis® Risk Solutions and eRx Network have established a strategic alliance that enables industry-leading prescriber validation solutions to be provided across the pharmacy industry. The alliance uses data from LexisNexis – on more than 8.5 million providers – and the real-time pharmacy network of eRx Network. …

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September 5, 2017

Baidu to Send Mobile Search Users in JD.Com’s Way

Baidu reached a deal with Chinese eCommerce company JD.com in which it will send users looking for products online in JD.com’s way. According to a report in Bloomberg, under terms of the deal users who are looking for product information on Baidu’s mobile search app will be able to access a section in which they …

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September 4, 2017

Acxiom Expands International Footprint with Launch of AbiliTec Identity Resolution and InfoBase Consumer Insights in Mexico

Mexico Activation and Extended Collaboration with 4INFO Meet Increased Global Demand for Safe and Ethical People-Based Marketing Solutions Acxiom® (Nasdaq: ACXM), the data foundation for the world’s best marketers, announced it has launched its InfoBase® consumer database and AbiliTec® Identity Resolution offering in Mexico, enabling companies to reach 78 million unique individuals, covering 84 percent of all …

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LiveRamp Launches IdentityLink for Publishers

LiveRamp™, an Acxiom® company (NASDAQ: ACXM) and leading provider of omnichannel identity resolution, today announced the launch of IdentityLink™ for publishers. This solution allows publishers to better monetize their audiences by supporting brands’ people-based marketing initiatives. In turn, marketers benefit from the ability to expand people-based initiatives beyond Google and Facebook and provide consumers with a more consistent …

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September 1, 2017

FIS and Equifax Unveil OnlyID™, Advanced Protection Against Financial Fraud and Identity Theft

Key facts FIS and Equifax jointly created OnlyID™, a digital authentication solution that helps protect consumers’ identities and allows them to securely make transactions across multiple online accounts. Without the need of passwords, consumers access OnlyID with a single registered identity through their preferred financial institutions and e-retailers that join the OnlyID Network. The OnlyID …

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August 31, 2017

Alipay Partners with Yelp to Continue its Pursuit of Chinese Tourist Money

Ant Financial, the Alibaba affiliated valued at $60 billion, is continuing to follow Chinese tourists and their wallets overseas after it inked a deal with Yelp in the U.S. The partnership allows Alipay users — and there are over 500 million registered in China — to make payment through the service when they use Yelp …


TransUnion Enhances Insurance Capabilities with Acquisition of Datalink Services, Inc.

TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced that it is continuing to build upon its success as a trusted source for data solutions within the insurance market with the acquisition of Datalink Services, Inc. d/b/a Compass Driving Records, a nationwide provider of vehicle and driving records. Datalink Services, Inc. offers nationwide driving and vehicle records, as well as …

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August 30, 2017

Experian India Appoints Vaishali Kasture as MD and Country Manager

Experian has appointed Vaishali Kasture as Managing Director and Country Manager, Experian India with immediate effect. Based in Mumbai, she will report into Experian Asia Pacific. Kasture will be responsible for all management and operations in India and will help the organization implement its short and long-term plans. Prior to this Kasture has worked at …

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August 29, 2017

Banca Monte Dei Paschi Di Siena Has Signed a Binding Agreement with Quaestio and Cerved for the Sale of its Non-Performing Loans Platform

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.A. informs that it has reached a binding agreement with Cerved Group S.p.A. (“Cerved”) and Quaestio Holding S.A. (“Quaestio”) for the sale of its non-performing loans platform. The transaction involves the sale of BMPS’ non-performing loans platform to a newly incorporated company held by Cerved and Quaestio and the …

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August 28, 2017

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