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Monday, September 30, 2019
Credit Managers’ Index Disappoints in September »
The Credit Managers’ Index declined again in September. Data from the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) sho...
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Credit Managers’ Index Declines »
The July Credit Managers’ Index declined again in July. Data from the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) sho...
Monday, July 29, 2019
Congratulations, New CBA and CCE Designees »
Participants in the National Association of Credit Management Professional Certification Program demonstrate that they are...
Monday, June 24, 2019
NACM and CFDD Honor North Central Members Scott Woitas and Barb Condit »
Each year at Credit Congress, the National Association of Credit Management and the Credit & Finance Development Divis...
Thursday, May 30, 2019
CMI Increases for Second Consecutive Month »
May’s Credit Managers’ Index (CMI) saw an uptick for the second month in a row, reaching a combined score of 55.7. This is...

General News
Monday, October 7, 2019
September Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Up 33 Percent over Last Year »
Commercial chapter 11 filings totaled 414 in September, a 33 percent increase over September 2018’s total of 312 filings,...
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Commercial Chapter 11 Filings Increase 19 Percent from Last Year »
Commercial chapter 11 filings increased 19 percent in August 2019 from last year, according to data provided by Epiq Syste...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Check Use Drops to a New Low for B2B Transactions »
Check use continues to decline for business-to-business transactions, falling to an all-time low of 42%, according to the&...
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Your Personal History Affects Your Communication »
Each generation had significant events during their formative years. Different life experiences create generational sub-cu...
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Survey: Most Organizations Fail to Leverage Finance and Credit System Automation »
While 87% of respondents to a Dun & Bradstreet automation survey of finance and credit leaders believe automation will...

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
Friday, September 20, 2019
Expect an Increase in Eastern European Business Failures »
In 2019, GDP growth in Eastern Europe is forecast to decline to 2.6%, from 3.4% last year. Global trade tensions, heighten...
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...