Experian releases Business Credit Score Planner

Posted on Jun 30 2015 by


To help business owners educate themselves on business credit scores, Experian has developed an easy to use Business Score Planner tool that can simulate different credit history scenarios and calculate a hypothetical business credit score.


SEC makes raising small business capital via crowdfunding a bit easier

Posted on Jun 29 2015 by


Thanks to a recent move by the SEC, many small businesses can raise capital by selling crowd-funded securities without going through the usual SEC filings.


Improving access to financial education is critical for small business lending

Posted on Jun 22 2015 by


Being educated on managing their credit, understanding the impact of a credit score, or grasping simple bookkeeping can be intimidating without the proper training. When it comes to business owners credit education is even more important, because improper management of their finances can be detrimental to their bottom line.


Experian FusionIQ™ for Salesforce.com helps businesses limit commercial credit risk, increase responsiveness

Posted on May 26 2015 by


Experian has created FusionIQ™, a new Salesforce.com app that enables B2B organizations to easily integrate Experian business and commercial credit information into their Salesforce.com CRM instance.


Bad data means big problems: Insight from Experian Data Quality’s Benchmark Report

Posted on May 15 2015 by

Experian Data Into Insight

Businesses are collecting lots of data—it’s a central part of any organization’s strategy. Companies rely on it for client information, direction on product investment, adjustments to sales and marketing spend and so much more. The insights businesses can glean from data are invaluable.


Building a stronger supply chain

Posted on Apr 07 2015 by

Building a stronger supply chain – How skillful credit management techniques reduce supplier risk

Credit departments have long performed the important role of assessing and monitoring the health of new and existing customer accounts. However, in the wake of the Great Recession and the ensuing slow economic recovery, the need to evaluate the health of supply chain partners has become even more important.


Vision 2015 Session Spotlight: Insight into a rapidly evolving regulatory landscape for Commercial Lenders

Posted on Apr 07 2015 by

Small business lenders in the regulatory spotlight

To help our clients understand the complex and dynamic regulatory landscape for commercial lenders, Experian will be hosting a panel discussion on this topic at our Vision 2015 Conference in Washington, D.C.


[Infographic] Women’s Small Business Snapshot

Posted on Mar 25 2015 by

Snapshot of Businesses Owned by Women

Experian Business Information Services created two Snapshot Infographics for our study on Women owned businesses. They show a striking similarity, and yet Women have trouble gaining access to capital with only 4% of total dollars loaned to small business going to Women owned businesses.


Watch our Experian Insights Video Series

Posted on Mar 25 2015 by


The Experian Insights videos offer a close-up look at Experian’s business and how we manage and analyze Big Data.


Alternative financing opening up opportunity for entrepreneurs

Posted on Mar 16 2015 by


Alternative finance options provide an avenue for entrepreneurs and other small business owners looking for commercial funding, who are otherwise turned down from more traditional financial institutions, such as banks and credit unions.

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