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FICO:  Fast Track Analytics Application Development

Here is useful advice from FICO concerning analytics application development:  From days to minutes:  A payment processor decreased cycle times from days to minutes, lowered cost of operations, achieved a 60% reduction in manual reviews, and reduced fraud losses— all with greater business control. … all within three months: A large international micro-loan provider re-platformed an entire originations process while ... Read More »

Equifax Achieves Milestone in Helping Employers Manage the Affordable Care Act

Award-winning Technology Now Facilitates ACA Compliance for Over 10 Million Employees Equifax Workforce Solutions announced that it has achieved a major milestone in Affordable Care Act (ACA) management for employers. The company’s ACA Management Platform, a software application that automates ACA administrative tasks and helps employers reduce their potential for penalties, is now used to manage compliance for over 10 million ... Read More »

CoreLogic and ComplianceEase Launch LoanSafe Compliance Manager

New Solution Helps Lenders Comply with Upcoming TILA-RESPA Rule, as well as QM and High Cost Loan Requirements CoreLogic® announced the release of LoanSafe Compliance Manager™, a new solution to help lenders comply with a broad array of federal, state and local residential mortgage lending regulations, including the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule when it takes effect Aug. 1, 2015. LoanSafe ... Read More »

Harte Hanks Announces Executive Leadership Change

Harte Hanks, a leader in developing customer relationships, experiences and defining interaction-led marketing, announced the appointment of Douglas C. Shepard as interim President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Shepard, the company’s Chief Financial Officer, succeeds Robert A. Philpott, who has stepped down as President and CEO, as well as from the Company’s Board of Directors, to pursue other ... Read More »

Credit Karma Raises $175 Million to Accelerate Plans to Reengineer Personal Finance

Credit Karma announced it has received $175 million in a Series D funding round with participation from Tiger Global Management, Valinor Management and Viking Global Investors LP. The funding will drive major platform additions to help consumers establish their online financial identities on Credit Karma, making it easier, faster and more effective to manage their personal finances. Investors have made ... Read More »

Acxiom Appoints Jeremy Allen as President of Marketing Services

Allen will manage and “reinvigorate” the company’s marketing services, a $445 million division, Acxiom said in a statement. Allen has more than two decades of enterprise marketing experience in leadership roles at Nielsen and McKinsey. In his most recent position as executive vice president of the marketing effectiveness division, he led turnaround revenue growth in three years. Allen earned a ... Read More »

CoreLogic Enhances Online Leasing Application

New integrative and self-serve administrative capabilities accelerate clients’ go-live implementations CoreLogic®, an analytics and data-enabled services provider, launched an expanded version of Leasing Manager from CoreLogic, a cloud-based online leasing workflow solution for multifamily property owners and managers. Prospective residents applying for an apartment home, leasing professionals and property managers will benefit from greater efficiencies offered by the fully integrated ... Read More »

Dun & Bradstreet Partners With UT Austin to Further Education in Data Science Field

Students develop new tools addressing market needs in the sales and supply chain management fields Dun & Bradstreet and The University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin) completed the first year of their five-year partnership aimed at providing hands-on learning opportunities to students in the field of data science. The partnership provides students in both the Cockrell School of Engineering and ... Read More »

Acxiom’s LiveRamp Hires Luke McGuinness as Head of Data Partnerships

McGuinness Appointment Signals Strong Momentum for LiveRamp, Further Supports Onboarding Capabilities and Data-Driven Marketing Growth and Adoption LiveRamp™, an Acxiom® company, announced it has hired Luke McGuinness as head of Data Partnerships. In this role, he will broaden LiveRamp’s network of partners and help companies successfully onboard their data assets into the marketing ecosystem. McGuinness–an experienced leader in business development ... Read More »

Open Register of Patent Ownership Launched

The Open Register of Patent Ownership (ORoPO) was launched, with the objective of creating a user-friendly and freely accessible database with information about which companies own which patents. Oropo is committed to assembling the first global database of who owns which patents. A report from the ORoPO Foundation stated that as much as 25% of the world’s patent ownership data may be ... Read More »

KPMG And Dun & Bradstreet Alliance Addresses FATCA Due Diligence Challenges

Collaboration offers tool to simplify FATCA business entity compliance aCollaboration offers tool to simplifys 2016 deadline looms Marking the one-year deadline for foreign financial institutions (FFIs) to identify their preexisting entity account base for purposes of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, and Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE: DNB) announced details around a data-based ... Read More »

Thomson Reuters Forms Legal Executive Institute

Institute to Serve as Legal Industry Resource Hub; Baxter serving as chairman Thomson Reuters has created a comprehensive resource for legal leaders and industry professionals: the Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute. The Legal Executive Institute provides legal news, expert views, analytics, benchmark reports and industry-leading events to inform those who lead and manage the delivery of legal services. The Legal Executive ... Read More »

SalesPredict and HG Data in Partnership

Helping B2B Marketing and Sales Teams Improve Demand Gen Targeting and Increase Conversion Rates – Predictive scoring now more refined with data about installed technologies SalesPredict, one of the leaders in Customer Lifecycle Intelligence solutions, and HG Data, one of the global leaders in competitive intelligence on installed technologies, announced today a new data partnership. Under the agreement, SalesPredict’s predictive scoring algorithm will ... Read More »

Yelp No longer Looking to Sell

Yelp shares fell more than 13% on Thursday July 2after Bloomberg reported that the company is not looking to sell itself. According to the Bloomberg report, based on interviews with people familiar with the matter, Yelp had been approached by several companies but is no longer interested in selling soon. Yelp hired Goldman Sachs after receiving interest from a potential buyer, according ... Read More »

FICO: Why Analytic Innovation Matters

Scott Zoldi, Vice President of Analytic Science at FICO recently returned from Payments 2015 where he was invited to speak on advances in behavior analytics—specifically fraud analytics that differentiate unusual customer behavior from fraud, including collaborative profiling that anticipates new previously unseen behavior. Here are his observations and recommendations: This analytic innovation is just one of 92 patent applications pending in ... Read More »

Equifax in Partnership with National Independent Automotive Dealership Association

Equifax Expands NIADA Partnership to Provide Industry Insight and Consumer Auto Loan Payment Reporting Capabilities to Independent Dealers Equifax Inc. is expanding its partnership with the National Independent Automotive Dealership Association (NIADA) to support independent and Buy-Here-Pay-Here (BHPH) dealerships. For the 2015 NIADA Used Car Industry Report, Equifax provided insight on subprime auto lending trends and partnered to conduct the ... Read More »

Lattice Engines adds HG Data’s Installed Technology Datasets to Drive Its Predictive Engine

Lattice Engines adds the most comprehensive global dataset of installed technologies, making its predictive B2B sales and marketing platform even more powerful  HG Data, one of the global leaders in competitive intelligence on installed technologies, and Lattice Engines, the leading provider of predictive marketing and sales applications, announced today that they have entered into a partnership.  This agreement gives Lattice Engines ... Read More »

Penton Appoints Barbara Couchois And George Assimakopoulos

Penton Appoints Barbara Couchois And George Assimakopoulos To Lead Its Explosive Growth In Marketing Services and expanding strategic agency relationships Penton, an innovative professional information services company, today announced that it has appointed Barbara Couchois to the newly created role of vice president, marketing monetization and named George Assimakopoulos head of client services, to drive the company’s exceptional growth in marketing services. The company’s ... Read More »