Industry News

Why privacy matters in a data-driven economy

Posted on Mar 26 2015 by

With an ongoing shift towards a data-driven economy, many questions arise. For example, why does privacy matter and what is the role of consumer privacy in this economy?



Data-Driven Companies Need a Foundation in Data Quality

Posted on Mar 24 2015 by

Tom Schutz

Data is one of the most valuable assets in our society and drives many decisions.

For businesses, data can reveal insights about customers and prospects, product trends, areas for investment and efficiency improvements. For consumers, data provides more personalized interactions with brands, including targeted deals or coupons, and geo-location services.


A Glimpse in the Rear View Mirror: The Automotive Market in 2014

Posted on Mar 18 2015 by


Just as looking in the rear view mirror can help you navigate your next move, looking into recent trends can serve as a guide to where the industry should head in the future.

With that in mind, let’s take a step back and look at some of the trends in the automotive industry that finished off 2014. After all, it’s the insights from these trends that enable dealers, manufacturers, aftermarket retailers and lenders to take the right action to uncover growth opportunities and improve profitability.


Experian Insights in the News: Big Data & Actionable Insights

Posted on Mar 13 2015 by

Experian is all about turning insights into action… using data for good.

Our commitment is to work with our clients, consumers, non-profits and other parties to help ensure that we, as a company and within society, continue to properly leverage big data for good.

As part of that effort, each week we bring you Experian Insights – a round-up of news and resources highlighting how data is used for positive business, consumer and societal actions in many ways and across multiple sectors.


Experian: Making the Credit Reporting System Better for Consumers, the Industry and the Economy

Posted on Mar 09 2015 by

Experian’s goal is to help consumers understand and actively engage in their credit life because it plays such an important role in building a secure financial future. Today marked another milestone in this quest.

In a positive step for consumers and the U.S. consumer credit industry, Experian (along with the other two nationwide credit bureaus Equifax and TransUnion), announced the National Consumer Assistance Plan (NCAP) – a program that will further enhance our ability to collect complete and accurate consumer information, and provide consumers more transparency and a better experience when interacting with credit bureaus about their credit reports.


Experian Marketing Services Recognized for Innovation by The Relevancy Group

Posted on Mar 06 2015 by


For the second year in a row, Experian Marketing Services has been named one of the top email service providers (ESPs) in the marketby The Relevancy Group. The Relevancy Ring — ESP Buyer’s Guide 2015 evaluates and ranks ESP vendors according to the satisfaction of several hundred marketers and the vendor’s ability to meet their challenges and goals through product functionality and innovation. The report also cites Experian Marketing Services for excelling in areas such as integration, omnichannel marketing and production services.


Experian Solves Industry-wide Challenge of Engaging Audiences Across All Devices

Posted on Mar 05 2015 by

Launch of AdTruth Resolve simplifies cross-device audience management for marketers

Experian Marketing Services today introduced AdTruth Resolve, a new technology designed to simplify the process of recognizing and engaging audiences across all devices and environments. AdTruth Resolve is designed for the multinational marketer that struggles to make smarter, more data-driven business decisions and keep up with today’s mobile-first consumer. AdTruth Resolve provides marketers with the means to reconcile and associate their existing digital identifiers — including cookies, device IDs, IP addresses and more — and then leverage that consolidated intelligence for visibility across devices.

AdTruth Resolve represents another milestone in Experian Marketing Services’ long-term strategy to provide marketers with a ubiquitous, consistent and persistent link across all channels as part of the Experian Marketing Suite. Powered by a three-tiered identity-management framework, the Experian Marketing Suite’s Identity Manager gives marketers everything they need to persistently, accurately, effectively and respectfully recognize, resolve and reach consumers across all devices in all digital environments.


Experian’s Vision 2015 Conference will Focus on Actionable Insights from Big Data and Analytics to Drive Growth and Opportunity

Posted on Feb 25 2015 by

Experian announced today that its 34th annual Vision Conference will challenge attendees to “Think Big,” focusing on data- and analytics-driven solutions to attain quality business growth.

One of the industry’s leading events, Vision 2015 will feature Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Jr., legendary NBA athlete and businessman; Dr. Madeleine K. Albright, former U.S. Secretary of State; and James W. Paulsen, Chief Investment Strategist at Wells Capital Management, as keynote speakers. Vision 2015 will be held May 3–6 at the Gaylord National Resort in the Washington, D.C. Area.