Data for Good: How Big Data and Social Media Can Help Small Businesses

February 4, 2016 by Michael Troncale

This Bloomberg Business Radio interview with Eric Haller, executive vice president of Experian DataLabs, covers Experian’s innovative approach to using big data and social media to help small businesses with credit verification.

“The strongest value is for businesses that have not established credit in the past,” said Haller. “This is significant because one-third of all inquiries for commercial [lending] are businesses [without] established credit.”