Information & Technology:
BankruptcyData is a service provided by New Generation Research, Inc. (NGR), a leading provider of corporate bankruptcy and distressed securities publications, products and services. Founded in 1986 by George Putnam, III, NGR has established itself as the preeminent source
for in-depth information on corporate bankruptcies and distressed companies over the last 30 years.
Impact: Direct feeds of bankruptcy alerts with relevant case information.
For nearly 70 years Coface, a world leader in credit insurance, has been helping to make businesses durable and contributing to the creation of sustainable wealth worldwide. Every
day, the Group’s 4,578 employees located in 67 countries secure the sales made by our 50,000 client companies in over 200 countries. In close partnership with them, they advise at every stage of their business life cycle, helping to anticipate and evaluate their risks and helping them make the right decisions.
Impact: Global insights and deep sector knowledge from their industry capabilities.
Datapipe is the managed hosting and cloud services provider with the most complete set of services, global locations, and industry leading partners. Datapipe delivers choice, control, and confidence in architecting, deploying, and managing multi-platform hybrid IT solutions
tailored to individual customer needs. Optimizing mission-critical and day-to-day enterprise IT operations, Datapipe enables businesses to transform, innovate and scale. Backed by a global team of experienced professionals and next-generation data centers Datapipe provides
comprehensive security, governance, orchestration, and analytics solutions. Analyst firm Gartner has named Datapipe a leader in the 2014 and 2015 Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting.
Impact: Keeps the platform scalable and secure in SOC certified, cloud environment @ 99.999% performance levels.
DocuSign® is changing how business gets done by empowering more than 225,000
companies and 85 million users in 188 countries to sign, send and manage documents anytime, anywhere, on any device, with confidence. DocuSign replaces printing, faxing, scanning and overnighting documents with the easiest, fastest, most trusted way to make every approval and decision digital. Organizations of all sizes and industries are accelerating contracts, approvals and workflows with DocuSign’s Digital Transaction Management (DTM) platform and eSignature solution. DocuSign keeps life and business moving forward.
Impact: Simple, easy and super secure e-sign in our online credit apps platform.
Dow Jones Risk and Compliance provides unique data for monitoring a range of risks associated with third-parties. Committed to excellence and quality, we help financial institutions and businesses meet regulatory requirements on Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Bribery and Corruption, Economic Sanctions, Third Party Due Diligence and Commercial Risk operations.
Impact: Flags unethical businesses and entities on government "watch lists"
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical
tools to their clients around the world. Experian helps businesses to manage credit risk, prevent
fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision-making. Experian also helps people to
check their credit report and credit score and protect against identity theft. In
2016, for the third year running, Experian was named one of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies” by Forbes magazine.
Impact: Real-time data partner for global delivery of credit bureau information.
Equifax powers the financial future of individuals and organizations around the world. Using the combined strength of unique trusted data, technology and innovative analytics, Equifax has grown from a consumer credit company into a leading provider of insights and knowledge that
helps its customers make informed decisions. The company organizes, assimilates and analyzes data on more than 820 million consumers and more than 91 million businesses worldwide, and its database includes employee data contributed from more than 5,000 employers.
Impact: Live data feeds for comprehensive bureau information in Canada and small business insight.
Graydon is one of the world's leading credit and risk intelligence companies, providing access to business information on over 100 million entities in more than 190 countries. Graydon products range from UK credit reports and international credit reports through to company monitoring as well as credit management and portfolio software.
Impact: Robust source of credit and finance information of businesses outside the US and Canada.
ProfitGuard is the leading provider of business credit information to the metals industry in North America. PG assists its clients in managing trade credit risk with valuable credit analysis, credit risk ratings, recommended credit limits, and risk monitoring of their customer portfolios. With PG's information service, companies are able to make more informed credit decisions, minimize bad debt losses, and more effectively manage credit risk to remain competitive in today's rapidly changing marketplace.
Credit2B is affiliated with the Smyyth/Creditek group of companies. Smyyth/Creditek continues to be Credit2B's most mission critical partner providing world-class order-to-cash services and resources that complement the credit intelligence solutions provided by Credit2B. Combined, these services cover the range of needs of the global credit professional. Read more about this in our Managed Services partner offerings.
Xignite, Inc. provides cloud-based financial market data APIs to help emerging companies and established enterprises deliver real-time and reference market data to their digital assets, such as websites and apps. Xignite’s clients include more than 1,000 financial services, media and software companies from disruptive fintech firms, such as Betterment, FutureAdvisor, Motif Investing, Personal Capital, Robinhood, StockTwits, Wealthfront and Yodlee, to leading financial institutions, exchanges and market data vendors.
Impact: Live feeds of financial information for publicly traded firms, powered by Factset data.
Association and Research Partners
The Credit Research Foundation is an independent non-profit, consisting of a dynamic community of like-minded senior/executive business professionals with a vested interest in maintaining a competitive advantage in the disciplines and processes related to credit and accounts receivable management. Membership contains a cross section of industry segments and representation from companies within the Fortune 1500.
The Federation of Credit and Financial Professionals (FCFP) was formed in 2006. FCFP evolved
from a combination of the New York Credit and Financial Management Association
originally founded in 1895 and the Mid Atlantic chapter of the National Association of Credit Managers founded in 1986. FCFP's vision is to become the premier resource for education,
training, and best practices for credit and financial professionals around the world.
Over 765 commercial credit, collection, risk and financial professionals representing over 765 corporations belong to the FCFP and benefit from a full breadth of tools and resources.
The Association of International Credit and Trade Finance Professionals (ICTF) is an independent, member-led organization whose mission is to advance the profession of international credit management by providing unmatched expertise, leadership, powerful connections, leading-edge educational programs and resources, and an unparalleled forum for the exchange of information and best practices.
The International Factoring Association's (IFA) goal is to assist the Factoring community by providing information, training, purchasing power and a resource for the Factoring community.
Founded in 1999, the International Factoring Association provides a way for Commercial Factors to get together and discuss a variety of issues and concerns in the industry. By working together, Commercial Factors have an easy way to disseminate information and have a single
voice in the marketplace. Association members also have group buying power in negotiating for goods and services.
The New York Institute of Credit (NYIC) was founded in 1918 as the New York Chapter of the National Institute of Credit (NIC). In 1957 NYIC was granted an absolute charter as an educational corporation by the Board of Regents of the State of New York. As a non-profit organization, NYIC has always attempted to bridge the gap between business theory and business practice. As a result, the faculty of NYIC consists of educators who are primarily credit
executives or prestigious and articulate accountants or lawyers who are appreciative of the value of a close alliance of the professions. The synergetic education created out of that special relationship has been effective and acknowledged. The administration of the NYIC is conducted by Trustees, elected Officers and a staff which is
headed by the Executive Director.
The Retail Value Chain Federation (RVCF) is a neutral, independent retail organization that facilitates trading partner collaboration to enable industrywide growth and profitability. We promote best practices, industry initiatives and collaborative solutions that make it possible for retailers and suppliers to optimize supply chain operations and meet the ever-increasing expectations of the end consumer.
Click here to read more about our partnership with Professor Anna Costello, University of Michigan as well as her research done during her tenure at MIT. We continue to drive score enhancements with Professor Costello using new big data techniques and cutting edge mathematical tools.