|Bid||2,343.00 x 0|
|Ask||2,345.00 x 0|
|Day's range||2,315.00 - 2,371.09|
|52-week range||1,714.00 - 2,641.00|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||0.74|
|PE ratio (TTM)||30.88|
|Earnings date||12 Nov 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.37 (1.56%)|
|1y target est||25.64|
Jackie, a retired marketing manager, lost £10,000 to fraudsters who hacked her email account and pretended to be her. The number of older people in the United States targeted by financial scams quadrupled from 2013 to 2017, according to the latest figures from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
PlaceIQ is announcing a strategic investment from Experian. CEO Duncan McCall said the investment is part of a growth round that PlaceIQ raised after divesting itself of its advertising business (which is being taken over by Zeta Global).
Experian, one of the largest credit reporting bureaus in the United States,announced today that it has invested in CompareAsiaGroup, the financialservices marketplace
Now, nearly two years later, the company has pivoted from video to text-basedfinancial advice for its millennial audience and is offering a new spin onlead generation for digital banks
New research from Experian has revealed that most customers (51%) are so fed-up with slow sign-up processes that many will simply abandon their application. At the same time, 74% of businesses say that improving customer experience is a critical or high priority, however 28% admit they are not sure they offer a friction-free service to customers. Just 35% are using automation to help them make accurate decisions about new customers, which can radically speed up processes by removing the need for human involvement.
(Reuters) - The world's biggest credit check company Experian named independent non-executive director Mike Rogers as chairman on Wednesday, replacing Don Robert who announced his departure last year.
America's credit bureaus haven't exactly covered themselves in glory when it comes to protecting your private data. Experian and credit scoring company FICO introduced UltraFICO last year as a way to elevate credit scores based on how people handle their checking, savings or money market accounts. The credit bureau also launched Experian Boost , which allows people to add on-time cellphone and utility payments to their Experian credit reports.
U.S. lawmakers should empower the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to impose civil penalties on consumer credit reporting agencies that fail to secure customers' records, congressional auditors recommended in a report released on Tuesday. The Government Accountability Office also urged the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to improve its oversight and supervision of such credit reporting agencies (CRAs). Concerns over the security of consumer data, particularly with credit reporting companies, have loomed large since Equifax Inc's massive data breach in 2017 that exposed the personal information of more than 143 million Americans in one of the largest hacks ever.
"Taking into account subsequent interaction with the CMA (Competition and Markets Authority), Experian does not believe that the CMA will approve the proposed acquisition of ClearScore on satisfactory terms," Experian said in a statement. Experian, a FTSE 100 company, wanted to expand in Britain with the purchase of ClearScore, which provides free access to credit reports and scores, and introduces consumers to personal financial products.
The nation's major credit reporting agencies faced renewed scrutiny from Congress on Tuesday, as lawmakers consider legislation overhauling the industry. Top executives from the three major credit reporting agencies - Equifax Inc, Experian Plc and TransUnion had to defend their business models before skeptical lawmakers who appeared eager to order changes to the sector following Equifax's massive data breach, disclosed in 2017. "Our nation's consumer credit reporting system is broken," said Representative Maxine Waters, chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee.
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