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NACM News
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Credit Managers’ Index Zigzag Continues »
After February’s rebound, the March Credit Managers’ Index declined again in March. Data from the National Association of...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Four Reasons to Attend Fresh Ground »
NACM North Central’s Fresh Ground Networking Breakfast is just two weeks away. If you’re still wondering whether you shoul...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Credit Managers’ Index Rebounds ​ »
The February Credit Managers’ Index showed positive gains, following a decline in January. Data from the National Associat...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Credit Managers’ Index Begins 2019 with a Dip »
The January Credit Managers’ Index declined slightly this month from December 2018. Data from the National Association of...
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Credit Managers’ Index Rebounds ​ »
The November Credit Managers’ Index rebounded slightly this month after dropping in October. Data from the National Associ...

General News
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Questions to Ask When Choosing a Collection Agency »
When needing outside assistance to collect past-due accounts, choosing a collection agency may seem like a daunting task....
Friday, April 12, 2019
Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Decreased in March »
Commercial bankruptcy filings decreased 12 percent in March 2019 to 3,248 from the 3,709 business filings recorded in Marc...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Growth Slows, but No Recession Yet »
Global economic growth has significantly deteriorated in the first quarter of 2019, but economists from credit rating agen...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Increase 60 Percent from Previous Year »
Total commercial chapter 11 filings in February 2019 increased 60 percent over the same period last year, according to dat...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
When is the Right Time to Send Accounts to a Collection Agency? »
In credit management, you have many tools to help you collect money internally, but what happens when: Your c...

Credit Reporting
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Experian Introduces BusinessIQ 2.0 »
On April 1, 2019, Experian rolled out the newest edition of its commercial credit management application, BusinessIQ 2.0....
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Experian Announces International Report Enhancements »
Experian recently implemented upgrades to its international credit report services. Changes include:  Same...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Equifax Introduces Blended Score to Predict Small Business Delinquency »
Equifax recently introduced a blended version of the Commercial Insight Delinquency Score, a high-performance product that...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
How Will Consumer Tax Lien Data Changes Affect Commercial Reports? »
  April 16 was the deadline for Experian, Equifax and TransUnion to remove tax lien data from consumer credit repo...
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Reduce the Regulatory Compliance Burden with Business Compliance Insight »
Regulatory compliance is a constant issue in most companies. Violation of federal anti-money laundering and know your cust...

International News
Sunday, January 6, 2019
Is the Construction Industry Poised for a Global Crisis? »
After 10 years of growth (2008-18), we have reached the peak in the global construction growth cycle, according to project...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
U.S. Trade Tensions with China Not Yet Impacting Most Vendor Relationships »
Two in three (65 percent) companies are not seeing U.S. trade tensions impact their relationships with Chinese vendors, de...
Sunday, November 4, 2018
Late Payment Problems Grow in Western Europe »
Although still positive, growth of Western European economies is forecast to slow to 1.7 percent in 2019 from 2 percent in...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Trade Risk Rises in Eastern Europe »
Eastern Europe is forecast to grow a steady 3 percent this year, mainly due to robust domestic demand. However, this stron...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Corporate Debt Hotspots May Be Bubbling Under a Calm Surface »
A positive global trend to strengthen corporate balance sheets and reduce gearing is masking a rise in leverage in vulnera...