TransUnion (N:TRU)

Business Focus: Professional Information Services

Apr 23, 2019 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Strong First Quarter 2019 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) (the “Company”) today announced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019. Revenue: Total revenue for the quarter was $619 million, an increase of 15 percent (17 percent on a constant currency basis, 6 percent...
Apr 17, 2019 06:48 ET
Payfone Raises $24 Million; Announces Strategic Partnership with TransUnion to Add Security, Convenience, and Privacy to Digital Experiences Around the Globe
NEW YORK, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Payfone, an award-winning digital identity authentication leader, today announced the closing of a $24 million funding round led by TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a global leader in information solutions, with participation from existing investors Synchrony (NYSE: SYF), a premier consumer financial services company; MassMutual Ventures, the venture fund of leading mutual life insurance company Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual); and Wellington Management LLP. ...
Apr 15, 2019 07:01 ET
TransUnion Completes Sale of Noddle to Credit Karma
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today that it has completed the sale of Noddle, the U.K.-based free-for-life credit reporting and monitoring service, to Credit Karma, following approval from the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom....
Apr 09, 2019 07:00 ET
Next Wave of Personal Loan Growth May be Driven by Prime and Above Consumers
Lenders have another opportunity to capitalize on further growth in the personal loan market. After hitting several record milestones in 2018, a new TransUnion analysis released at LendIt 2019 found that the personal loan origination mix is...
Apr 08, 2019 07:00 ET
New Product from TransUnion Ends One-Size-Fits-All Credit Advice with Specific, Actionable Steps Americans Can Take to Improve Their Credit Health
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today unveiled CreditCompass™, a customizable credit tool that provides personalized steps Americans can take to reach their credit score goals. Launched to coincide with National Financial Literacy Month, the CreditCompass...
Apr 05, 2019 06:00 ET
TransUnion Announces Next Milestone in Planned CEO Succession
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today additions to its executive team concurrent with the May 8, 2019 transition of the President and CEO role from Jim Peck to Chris Cartwright, as initially announced November 14, 2018. Effective May 8, 2019, the...
Apr 03, 2019 10:04 ET
The Device As Your New Online Passport; iovation Launches New Product Features
PORTLAND, Ore., April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- iovation, a TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) company, today released a series of updates to its online fraud prevention and authentication products. The additions increase security for businesses and reduce friction for consumers with features like email and phone number verification, botnet detection, streamlined de-registration of a device used for authentication, and more customization and context insight for authentication requests. The enhanced identification and removal of threats, coupled with increased trust of good consumer devices, advances iovati...
Apr 03, 2019 08:30 ET
TransUnion Extends Digital Marketing Efforts into the Advanced TV Space
Over-the-top (OTT) content providers that deliver media streaming as a standalone product are changing the way consumers consume content. To align with these shifting consumer preferences and the evolving media landscape, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) is...
Apr 02, 2019 06:00 ET
TransUnion Healthcare’s Insurance Discovery Solution Receives “A” Grades in 2019 Best in KLAS Software and Services Report
TransUnion Healthcare announced that its Insurance Discovery solution was recognized by KLAS®, a global research and insights firm addressing the healthcare IT (HIT) industry. TransUnion’s Insurance Discovery solution scored a 90.5 out of 100 to...
Mar 25, 2019 07:15 ET
Factors of Influence in 2019, Key Indicators and Opportunity within MGM Resorts International, Sunrun, TransUnion, Ameriprise Financial, Herman Miller, and Easterly Government Properties — New Researc
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM), Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN), TransUnion...
Mar 20, 2019 09:00 ET
Logjam of Pending Security Clearances Can Be Expedited with New Partnership
Receiving a security clearance is a critical element in the hiring process for many jobs – especially within government agencies. With a security clearance backlog of more than 500,000 cases in the government alone,
Mar 20, 2019 06:01 ET
Logjam of Pending Security Clearances Can Be Expedited with New Partnership
Receiving a security clearance is a critical element in the hiring process for many jobs – especially within government agencies. With a security clearance backlog of more than 500,000 cases in the government alone, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) and Giant...
Mar 19, 2019 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for First Quarter 2019 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2019, in a press release to be issued by 6:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The company will hold a conference call on the same...
Mar 12, 2019 06:50 ET
TransUnion Investor Day to Highlight Opportunities for Driving Long-Term Growth
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will host its 2019 Investor Day today in New York City. The event, which will begin at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) and is expected to conclude at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET, will be webcast live and can be accessed on the...
Mar 05, 2019 06:50 ET
TransUnion Investor Day Scheduled for March 12, 2019
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will host an Investor Day on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 in New York City. The event, which will begin at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) and is expected to conclude at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET, will feature a series of...
Mar 05, 2019 06:01 ET
Lenders Around the World Seek Help From Data Scientists to Improve Speed and Efficacy of Analytics
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) marked the second anniversary of its Innovation Lab today by opening registration for future engagements, and by announcing its deployment on a global basis to meet ongoing demand. The Innovation Lab allows lenders to...
Feb 27, 2019 08:25 ET
New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for PayPal, Twilio, TransUnion, Wynn Resorts, The Progressive, and 3M — Factors of Influence, Major Initiatives and Sustained Production
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL), Twilio Inc. (NYSE:TWLO),...
Feb 21, 2019 06:50 ET
TransUnion Declares Fourth-Quarter 2018 Dividend of $0.075 per Share
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.075 per share for the fourth quarter 2018. The dividend will be payable on March 22, 2019 to shareholders of record on March 7, 2019.  About...
Feb 21, 2019 06:00 ET
FinTechs Continue to Drive Personal Loan Growth
The FinTech revolution has propelled unsecured personal loans to another record-breaking quarter. TransUnion’s (NYSE: TRU) Q4 2018 Industry Insights Report found that personal loan balances increased $21 billion in the last year to close 2018 at a...
Feb 20, 2019 06:00 ET
Canadian Consumer Credit Market Finishes 2018 Strong, Though Some Areas of Softness Emerge
TransUnion’s (NYSE: TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report found that, while the consumer credit market ended 2018 on generally solid ground, some areas of softness are beginning to emerge. The report shows the impact of mortgage regulations...
Feb 14, 2019 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) (the “Company”) today announced financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. Revenue: Total revenue for the quarter was $613 million, an increase of 21 percent compared with the fourth quarter of 2017...
Feb 12, 2019 06:00 ET
Mid-Sized Hospitals Can Increase Revenue Recovery by $500,000 over a Three-Year Period
Identifying insured patients who are also Medicaid eligible can increase hospitals’ revenue recovery from Medicare bad debt by as much as 10% a year. This could mean more than half a million dollars in recovered revenue tied to both Medicare Bad...
Feb 07, 2019 06:00 ET
Consumers Can Now Apply for Credit Entirely via Text Message
Consumers seeking even more convenient and relevant credit offers will benefit from TransUnion’s latest enhancements to its Mobile Offers NowSM solution. The solution removes barriers and friction by helping consumers secure instant access to...
Jan 24, 2019 06:00 ET
Credit Line Increases Drive Consumer Engagement and are Most Likely to Happen at the Beginning of the Year
Whether you were a spender or a saver this past holiday shopping season could have an impact on your credit card limit as 2019 begins. According to a new study from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), consumers are 50% more likely to receive a credit line...
Jan 23, 2019 05:00 ET
TransUnion Launches Auto Payment Shopper to Empower Consumers During Their Shopping Experience
From navigating the obstacles around auto affordability and financing to spending hours at a dealership, the auto shopping experience can be an arduous process for many consumers. A new solution from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) – Auto Payment ShopperSM...
Jan 16, 2019 06:01 ET
As Market Evolves and Pressures Mount, Many Businesses Turning to TransUnion’s Prama
Businesses today are operating in an environment of heightened data security, consumer privacy and macroeconomic concerns. Many IT and analytics resources have been redeployed, even if temporarily, to support other internal initiatives, sometimes...
Jan 14, 2019 06:50 ET
Abhi Dhar Joins TransUnion as Chief Information and Technology Officer
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has hired Abhi Dhar as Executive Vice President and Chief Information and Technology Officer, effective today. Dhar is an accomplished executive with more than 20 years of experience in a wide array of technology roles. His...
Jan 09, 2019 06:01 ET
TransUnion Appoints Dan Chaddock of Navy Federal Credit Union to its Public Sector Advisory Board
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that it has appointed Dan Chaddock, the Vice President of Digital Labs at Navy Federal Credit Union, to its Public Sector Advisory Board. TransUnion’s public sector business serves federal, state and local...
Dec 13, 2018 06:01 ET
Healthy Canadian Consumer Credit Market Forecast to Continue in 2019
Despite a potential slowdown in the Canadian economy over the next year, the Canadian consumer credit market is expected to see continued growth in consumer-level debt and no significant increases in delinquency rates. The just-released TransUnion...
Dec 13, 2018 06:00 ET
Small Percentage of Uninsured Patients Generate Most of Hospitals’ Self Pay Revenue
A TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE: TRU) analysis found that 30% of self-pay accounts – those patients without health insurance or those that have a patient balance after insurance – will generate more than 80% of the self pay revenue collected by...
Dec 12, 2018 06:00 ET
U.S. Consumer Credit Market Poised for More Growth in 2019
Low unemployment rates and continued positive growth in both GDP and real disposable income are among the key drivers that will propel the U.S. consumer credit market in 2019. Partly due to the strong performance of these economic indicators,...
Dec 11, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Fourth Quarter 2018 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2018, in a press release to be issued by 6:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on Thursday, February 14, 2019. The company will hold a conference call on the...
Dec 10, 2018 08:20 ET
Recent Analysis Shows Wynn Resorts, Xerox, Microchip Technology, TransUnion, Aflac, and The Hartford Financial Services Group Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN), Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX),...
Nov 21, 2018 12:37 ET
Nearly 70% of Canadian Financial Services Executives Believe Fraudsters are Always One Step Ahead
A new Forrester Consulting study1 commissioned by TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) revealed that 69% of financial services decision makers in Canada agree that fraudsters are constantly evolving their tactics and are always one step ahead. The study...
Nov 15, 2018 06:00 ET
Lenders Extending More Loans to Subprime Consumers as Credit Market Continues to Exhibit Signs of Strength
Auto loans, credit cards and personal loans all saw year-over-year growth in subprime originations this past quarter, a sign that lenders are returning to this space following several consecutive quarters of declining originations. The latest...
Nov 14, 2018 06:45 ET
TransUnion Announces Leadership Succession Plan
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today that James M. Peck will retire as President and CEO on May 8, 2019. The Board of Directors has appointed Christopher A. Cartwright to succeed Peck effective on his retirement date. Cartwright, who joined the...
Nov 13, 2018 06:05 ET
Seamless Transaction Experience May Drive Retail Sales as 80% of Consumers Expect to Conduct Majority of Holiday Shopping Online
Eight in 10 consumers expect to conduct at least half of their holiday shopping online this year. In fact, more than 40% of holiday shoppers will make nearly all of their purchases online. The findings come from a new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) survey...
Nov 08, 2018 09:00 ET
TransUnion’s New National Driving Record Solution Provides Insurers with a More Comprehensive View of Policyholders
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced the launch of its new National Driving Record solution for the personal, commercial and life insurance industries. This one-stop solution combines DriverRiskSM court records with state Motor Vehicle Reports...
Nov 07, 2018 16:30 ET
TransUnion Declares Third-Quarter 2018 Dividend of $0.075 per Share
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.075 per share for the third quarter 2018. The dividend will be payable on December 6, 2018 to shareholders of record on November 21, 2018.  About...
Nov 05, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion to Present at J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, and Chris Cartwright, President USIS, will present at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference on Monday, November 12, 2018. The presentation is scheduled to...
Nov 05, 2018 02:00 ET
TransUnion Announces Agreement to Sell Noddle Business to Credit Karma
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today an agreement to sell its Noddle business, the U.K.-based free for life credit report service, to Credit Karma. TransUnion acquired Noddle earlier this year as part of its acquisition of Callcredit, the second...
Nov 01, 2018 07:20 ET
Recent Analysis Shows USANA Health Sciences, TransUnion, Entegris, Marcus, Total System Services, and T. Rowe Price Group Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
Recent Analysis Shows USANA Health Sciences, TransUnion, Entegris, Marcus, Total System Services, and T. Rowe Price Group Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of GrowthRELEASED FROM: NEW YORK, NY In new independent research reports...
Oct 30, 2018 06:01 ET
TransUnion Expands its Footprint in the Government Sector with New FEDLINK Contract Award
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced it has been awarded a multi-year contract by The Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK). This will significantly broaden federal agencies’ access to TransUnion’s credit data, public & alternative...
Oct 24, 2018 07:00 ET
Enhanced Fraud Suite Unifies Personal and Digital Identities
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) together with iovation, a TransUnion company, today announced at Money20/20 the launch of IDVision with iovation, an enhanced suite of identity management, authentication and fraud prevention solutions that protect businesses...
Oct 24, 2018 06:00 ET
Building Loyalty with Gen Z and Millennials Starts with a Better Experience
What is the price of loyalty? In an era where consumer preferences are changing, garnering customer loyalty is more valuable than ever before. To explore loyalty trends, especially among Gen Z and Millennial consumers, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today...
Oct 23, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Strong Third Quarter 2018 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) (the “Company”) today announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2018. Revenue: Total Revenue was $604 million, an increase of 21 percent compared with the third quarter of 2017 (22 percent on a...
Oct 17, 2018 06:00 ET
Home Equity Borrowing Poised to Soar
A surge in home equity borrowing may soon be on the horizon. A new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) study found that several dynamics are creating a market ripe for home equity origination growth, but a better understanding of how consumers use these loans...
Oct 10, 2018 06:48 ET
TransUnion Expands Healthcare Solutions with Agreement to Acquire Rubixis
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has announced an agreement to acquire Rubixis, an innovative healthcare revenue cycle solutions company that helps providers maximize reimbursement from insurance payers. Rubixis brings specialized expertise in the management...
Oct 04, 2018 10:29 ET
TransUnion Receives Outstanding Company Culture Award
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today that the company was awarded the 19th Annual ITA (Illinois Technology Association) CityLIGHTS Award for “Outstanding Company Culture.” The 19th Annual ITA CityLIGHTS Awards is the premier annual event in the...
Oct 02, 2018 05:00 ET
Early-Stage Financial Technology Firms to Benefit from TransUnion and FinTech Sandbox Partnership
FinTech Sandbox today announced it has entered into a partnership with TransUnion to help early-stage financial technology firms launch in the marketplace. As part of the partnership,
Sep 26, 2018 06:00 ET
Profits v. Risk Management: Striking the Delicate Balance Between Customer Experience and Fraud Prevention
Striking the delicate balance between customer experience and fraud prevention is not an easy feat. This was a common theme among newly released Forrester Consulting global studies exploring fraud in the financial services, insurance and single and...
Sep 24, 2018 03:00 ET
World Consumer Credit Reporting Conference Focuses on Financial Inclusion, Data Security and the Future of Credit Markets
Top leaders representing financial services and credit reporting organizations from around the world are meeting at the World Consumer Credit Reporting Conference (WCCRC) held in New Delhi, India, to learn more about the changes that are occurring...
Sep 19, 2018 06:00 ET
Rising Interest Rates and Tariff Talk Do Not Deter Strong Canadian Consumer Credit Performance at Midpoint of 2018
At the midpoint of 2018, TransUnion’s (NYSE:TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report found that even as Canadian credit obligations continued to increase, serious delinquency rates have been dropping. These trends indicate a consumer credit...
Sep 18, 2018 09:25 ET
TransUnion’s NIST-Compliant Identification Managed Services Among First to be Awarded GSA’s Approved Status Designation
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that following an extensive evaluation by the General Services Administration (GSA), it has been awarded a GSA login.gov bulk purchase agreement contract vehicle. The contract will be extended to multiple...
Sep 18, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Third Quarter 2018 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2018, in a press release to be issued at 6:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. The company will hold a conference call on the...
Sep 17, 2018 09:00 ET
Only 15 Percent of Americans Feel They Have the Tools Needed to Protect Their Personal Data, Survey Finds
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a leading global risk and information solutions provider, today announced key survey findings that reveal personal data security is increasingly top of mind for people, and most consumers feel unprepared to deal with it....
Sep 13, 2018 06:00 ET
Renters Gain Easier Access to Properties With TransUnion and Invitation Homes Partnership
The search for home sweet home just got easier. TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today it has partnered with the nation’s premier single family home leasing company, Invitation Homes (NYSE: INVH), to make finding and leasing a home a more seamless...
Sep 12, 2018 06:00 ET
TransUnion Healthcare Announces Support of RIP Medical Debt to Help Consumers Avoid Bankruptcies
Medical debt is the number one cause of bankruptcy in the U.S. To help consumers faced with mounting medical bills avoid bankruptcy, TransUnion Healthcare announced today that it is supporting the efforts of RIP Medical Debt, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit...
Sep 06, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion to Present at Barclays 2018 Global Financial Services Conference
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, will present at the Barclays 2018 Global Financial Services Conference on Thursday, September 13, 2018. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 7:15 a.m. CST (8:15 a.m....
Sep 05, 2018 09:00 ET
Fraud: The New Operational Headache in Property Management
A newly released Forrester Consulting study found that the majority of property management companies have been affected by fraud, but due to the emerging nature of the problem, they are not well equipped to manage the issue. The emergence of fraud...
Sep 05, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion to Present at Barclays 2018 European Business Services Forum
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced that Todd Cello, CFO, and David Neenan, President International, will present today at the Barclays 2018 European Business Services Forum. A copy of the presentation materials are available at the TransUnion...
Aug 29, 2018 06:00 ET
Taking Startups to the Next Level: TransUnion Partners with University of Chicago's Polsky Center
A new partnership between TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) and the University of Chicago’s Polsky Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship will take startups to the next level with the use of cutting-edge data assets.   The program supports...
Aug 23, 2018 06:00 ET
Alternative Lenders to Gain Greater Predictive Power with TransUnion CreditVision Link Short-Term Risk Score
The opportunity for alternative credit and small dollar loans remains high with a market size that approaches $40 billion annually. To help these lenders better segment risk in an increasingly competitive market, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) introduced...
Aug 22, 2018 06:00 ET
Financial Crisis – 10 Years Later: Consumer Credit Market on an Upward Curve
Ten years after the biggest financial crisis to hit the United States since the Great Depression, much has changed in the consumer credit marketplace. Serious delinquency rates have recovered since that period, and the credit quality of consumers...
Aug 15, 2018 08:00 ET
TransUnion Unveils Mobile Offers Now(SM) Solution to Extend Real-Time Credit Offers
To meet the evolving needs of consumers, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today the launch of Mobile Offers NowSM. This innovative solution helps financial institutions respond to increasing consumer expectations to be served when and where they...
Aug 09, 2018 08:00 ET
As Auto Shopping Season Heats Up, it’s Clear that Some Consumers Refinance Their Loans within Days of Purchase
Late summer usually means big business for auto dealerships. In fact, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that auto loan originations between 2015 and 2017 spiked 5.5% in the third quarter compared to the yearly quarterly average. A new analysis by the...
Aug 08, 2018 06:45 ET
TransUnion Declares Second-Quarter 2018 Dividend of $0.075 per Share
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.075 per share for the second quarter 2018. The dividend will be payable on September 6, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on...
Aug 08, 2018 06:00 ET
TransUnion Appoints Matt Spiegel Executive Vice President of Digital Marketing Solutions
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a leading global information solutions provider, announced today the appointment of Matt Spiegel as the executive vice president of digital marketing solutions, heading a new TransUnion media vertical. “In today's...
Aug 06, 2018 08:00 ET
TransUnion Appoints Dave Wojczynski President of Growing TransUnion Healthcare Business
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today the appointment of Dave Wojczynski to President of TransUnion Healthcare. Effective immediately, Wojczynski will lead the strategic direction of the business, which has achieved strong growth over the last...
Aug 03, 2018 06:01 ET
Former CIA Technology Leader Doug Wolfe Appointed to TransUnion Government Advisory Board
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that it has appointed former CIA technology leader Doug Wolfe to its Government Advisory Board. The Advisory Board provides TransUnion with valuable perspective and key insights into the unique needs of the...
Aug 02, 2018 06:01 ET
TransUnion Partners with EXL to Create Turnkey Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) Solution
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today it is partnering with global technology and analytics company EXL (NASDAQ: EXLS) to create a seamless technology solution for lenders to comply with the new Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) accounting rule....
Jul 30, 2018 12:39 ET
TransUnion Healthcare Re-Awarded Contract with U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE:TRU) has been awarded a significant health insurance discovery contract by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). TransUnion’s automated eligibility discovery and verification solutions, already in use by the VA’s...
Jul 24, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Strong Second Quarter 2018 Results
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) (the “Company”) today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018. Total revenue was $563 million, an increase of 19 percent on an as reported and constant currency basis, compared with the second quarter...
Jul 18, 2018 16:40 ET
TransUnion Appoints Russell P. Fradin to its Board of Directors
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) announced today that Russell P. Fradin has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Fradin, 62, became an operating partner with private investment firm Clayton, Dubilier Rice, Inc. (CD) in 2016, and in that capacity...
Jul 02, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Completes Acquisition of iovation
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of iovation, one of the most advanced providers of device-based information in the world, strengthening its leadership position in fraud and identity management. iovation...
Jun 26, 2018 06:00 ET
Patient Balances After Insurance Continue to Increase in 2018, Driving Bad Debt and Uncompensated Care
The challenge posed to hospitals by patient balances after insurance (PBAI) has continued to grow, according to a new TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE:TRU) analysis. The analysis revealed that PBAI rose from 8.0% of the total bill responsibility in Q1...
Jun 25, 2018 16:10 ET
TransUnion Appoints Robert E. Beauchamp to its Board of Directors
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) announced today that Robert E. Beauchamp has been appointed to its Board of Directors. “Bob brings a great track record of leadership to TransUnion, with specialized expertise in cybersecurity and information technology...
Jun 19, 2018 16:35 ET
TransUnion Completes Acquisition of Callcredit
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Callcredit Information Group, Ltd., the second largest and fastest growing consumer credit bureau in the U.K., for approximately £1 billion, or approximately $1.4...
Jun 19, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Second Quarter 2018 Results
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) will publish its financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2018, in a press release to be issued at 6:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on Tuesday, July 24, 2018. The company will hold a conference call on the same day...
Jun 18, 2018 08:15 ET
Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Antero Midstream Partners LP, Lam Research, TransUnion, Intuitive Surgical, Franklin Street Properties, and Amerco — Fundamental Analysis, Key Perf
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM), Lam Research Corporation...
Jun 15, 2018 06:01 ET
Risk Levels of Rental Applicants Improving, But Property Managers Still Face Challenges
Risk levels of renters continued to improve at the beginning of 2018, especially in cities where jobs are strong and rental prices remain affordable. These findings from TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) Rental Screening Solutions were released today at the...
Jun 14, 2018 06:00 ET
TransUnion Healthcare’s Insurance Discovery Solution Recognized by KLAS
TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE:TRU) today announced that its eScan Insurance Discovery solution was recognized by KLAS®, a global research and insights firm addressing the healthcare IT (HIT) industry, receiving an overall score of 89.4 out of 100 for...
Jun 13, 2018 06:00 ET
Credit Rebound Observed in Canadian Oil Regions
Spurred by improved economic conditions and the continued recovery in oil prices, TransUnion’s (NYSE:TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report found that oil producing regions such as Alberta and Saskatchewan are beginning to experience...
Jun 11, 2018 06:00 ET
TransUnion’s eScan Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance
TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE:TRU) today announced that eScan Insurance Discovery Solution1 earned certified status for information security by HITRUST®. HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that TransUnion Healthcare’s eScan solution has met...
Jun 07, 2018 07:35 ET
MIB and TransUnion Work Together to Minimize Identity Fraud in Life Insurance and Annuities
Customer identification is vital to effective risk management and legal compliance when issuing life insurance and annuities. In today’s world, insurers require maximum protection from fraudsters who steal identities or misrepresent facets of their...
Jun 05, 2018 08:00 ET
TransUnion to Present at William Blair Growth Stock Conference
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, Todd Cello, CFO, and Chris Cartwright, President USIS, will present at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The presentation is scheduled to...
May 29, 2018 07:01 ET
TransUnion and University of Illinois at Chicago Announce Endowed Professorship of Data Science
As Chicago continues its growth in the information and technology sectors, two local powerhouses are joining forces to help address the mounting need for data science expertise. TransUnion (NYSE:TRU), a leading global information solutions...
May 24, 2018 06:01 ET
Segment of Population Using Alternative Loans May Perform Well on Traditional Credit Products
Two-thirds of consumers active in the alternative loan market fall in the subprime risk category, the riskiest of all credit tiers. Yet, a new TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) study found that many of these consumers perform well when opening traditional...
May 18, 2018 06:49 ET
TransUnion Expands Healthcare Solutions with Agreement to Acquire Healthcare Payment Specialists
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) is boosting its healthcare solutions with the purchase of Healthcare Payment Specialists (HPS), a leader in helping healthcare providers optimize Medicare reimbursement. “TransUnion Healthcare’s leading Revenue Protection...
May 18, 2018 06:48 ET
TransUnion Announces Agreement to Acquire iovation to Strengthen Fraud and Identity Solutions
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) has agreed to acquire iovation, one of the most advanced providers of device-based information in the world, strengthening its leadership position in fraud and identity management. “iovation has unique device identity and...
May 16, 2018 06:01 ET
Percentage of Consumers Shopping for Personal Auto Insurance Reaches Four-Year Low
The percentage of consumers shopping for personal auto insurance declined to its lowest mark in four years, likely driven by reduced advertising spend by many insurers. The newly released TransUnion Auto Insurance Shopping Index found that the...
May 09, 2018 06:45 ET
TransUnion Declares First-Quarter 2018 Dividend of $0.075 per Share
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.075 per share for the first quarter 2018. The dividend will be payable on June 7, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 23,...
May 08, 2018 08:05 ET
TransUnion to Present at Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference
TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Todd Cello, CFO, will present at the Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference in London on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 11:10 a.m. BST (5:10 a.m. CST; 6:10 a.m....
May 08, 2018 06:01 ET
Credit Card Usage at All-Time Highs, But Delinquency Rates Still Remain in Check
With more than 416 million credit cards and nearly 175 million consumers with access to them, credit card usage continued its upward trajectory in Q1 2018. The latest TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) Q1 2018 Industry Insights Report, powered by...
May 01, 2018 16:05 ET
Heather Russell Joins TransUnion as Chief Legal Officer
Accomplished legal executive with global financial services and regulatory expertise
Apr 25, 2018 06:00 ET
TransUnion Partners with Nova Credit to Improve Financial Access for New Canadians
TORONTO, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) announced today a partnership with Nova Credit that will help new Canadians transfer their credit scores from other countries. The partnership will serve creditworthy newcomers to Canada who may...
Apr 20, 2018 07:35 ET
Market Trends Toward New Normal in Community Healthcare Trust, Delek US, Endurance International Group, Tractor Supply, TransUnion, and Inovio Pharmaceuticals — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Ana
NEW YORK, April 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated (NYSE:CHCT), Delek...
Apr 20, 2018 07:04 ET
GTCR Announces Sale of Callcredit to TransUnion
CHICAGO, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell Callcredit Information Group Limited ("Callcredit" or the "Company") to TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) for £1.0 billion in cash consideration. ...
Apr 20, 2018 06:49 ET
TransUnion Announces Strong First Quarter 2018 Results and Agreement to Acquire Callcredit
CHICAGO, April 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) (the “Company”) today announced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018.
Apr 20, 2018 06:48 ET
TransUnion Announces Agreement to Acquire Callcredit
U.K. acquisition expands TransUnion’s international position
Apr 11, 2018 08:00 ET
CalAmp Announces Plans for Partnership with TransUnion to Help Insurers Better Manage Risk
IRVINE, Calif., April 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CalAmp (Nasdaq: CAMP) announced today plans to partner with TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) to help insurance carriers better manage risk, minimize replacement losses and improve customer service. ...
Apr 10, 2018 08:02 ET
TransUnion Boosts Entrepreneurial Innovation with New Startup Credit Kit
Startups gain access to newest TransUnion resources to fuel their businesses
Mar 16, 2018 11:00 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for First Quarter 2018 Results
CHICAGO, March 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) will publish its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2018, in a press release to be issued at 6:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on Friday, April...
Mar 07, 2018 06:00 ET
While Fraud Continues to Impact Lenders, the Rate of Growth is Diminishing
TransUnion Introduces New IDVision Alerts to Help Mitigate the Rise of More Sophisticated and Emerging Risks
Mar 06, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of 19,889,564 Shares of Common Stock
CHICAGO, March 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (the “Company”) (NYSE:TRU) announced the pricing of the underwritten secondary offering by certain of its stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) of 19,889,564 shares of common stock of the Company (the “common...
Mar 05, 2018 16:48 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 19,889,564 Shares of Common Stock
CHICAGO, March 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (the “Company”) (NYSE:TRU) today announced that certain of its stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 19,889,564 shares of common stock of the...
Mar 05, 2018 09:08 ET
UPDATE – Patient Payment Responsibility Increases 11% in 2017
New TransUnion Healthcare analysis finds patients continue to see rising costs
Mar 01, 2018 08:00 ET
TransUnion to Present at Evercore ISI Payments and FinTech Innovators Forum
CHICAGO, March 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Todd Cello, CFO, will present at the Evercore ISI Payments and FinTech Innovators Forum on Thursday, March 8, 2018. The presentation is scheduled to begin at...
Mar 01, 2018 06:00 ET
Youngest Borrowers Leading Canadian Consumer Credit Growth
TransUnion Industry Insights Report finds Millennials and Gen Z growing balances at highest rate
Feb 20, 2018 06:00 ET
Consumer Credit Market Concludes 2017 on a High Note
Q4 2017 TransUnion Industry Insights Report reveals strength is due to increased access to loans, greater usage and relatively low delinquency levels
Feb 15, 2018 08:20 ET
Research Report Identifies Team, TransUnion, Asure Software, Palo Alto Networks, Pacific Gas & Electric, and Merck with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement
NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Team, Inc. (NYSE:TISI), TransUnion (NYSE:TRU), Asure...
Feb 13, 2018 06:50 ET
TransUnion Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results; Company Announces Adoption of Dividend Policy
CHICAGO, Feb. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) (the “Company”) today announced financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2017.
Feb 08, 2018 07:00 ET
As the Short-Term Rental Market Expands, TransUnion Partners with ApartmentJet to Provide Property Managers with Tools Needed To Better Screen Tenants
CHICAGO, Feb. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Short-term rentals have caused major disruptions to the apartment industry, sometimes resulting in evictions, lawsuits and even regulatory changes. TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced it has partnered with ApartmentJet, Inc. to help...
Jan 10, 2018 16:07 ET
UPDATE: TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Fourth Quarter 2017 Results
CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) will publish its financial results for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2017, in a press release to be issued at 6:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, February 13,...
Jan 09, 2018 16:10 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Fourth Quarter 2017 Results
CHICAGO, Jan. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) will publish its financial results for the third quarter ending December 31, 2018, in a press release to be issued at 6:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, February 13,...
Dec 13, 2017 08:00 ET
Consumer Credit Market Expected to Remain Strong in 2018 Even in a Rising Rate Environment
TransUnion forecast finds mortgage loan delinquency rate may reach lowest level since 2005
Dec 07, 2017 07:00 ET
Lack of Knowledge and Changing Healthcare Landscape Impacting Millennial Payments
New TransUnion analysis explores Millennial healthcare payments behavior
Dec 01, 2017 08:20 ET
Report: Developing Opportunities within Palo Alto Networks, Pacific Gas & Electric, Merck, Team, TransUnion, and Asure Software — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2018
NEW YORK, Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW), Pacific...
Nov 30, 2017 06:00 ET
Canadian Consumer Credit Performance Remains Strong, Though Divergence in Some Loan Products Expected in 2018
A combination of a slight cooling off of the Canadian economy and the effect of increases in interest rates may apply some pressure to overall consumer credit performance in 2018. Despite these obstacles, findings from TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report show that Canadians should maintain relatively stable delinquency levels next year.
Nov 21, 2017 11:38 ET
TransUnion Announces Integration of DriverRisk into StoneRiver’s Insurance Management Systems
StoneRiver will be better able to lower carrier costs and increase underwriting precision and speed
Nov 15, 2017 08:00 ET
Nov 14, 2017 18:15 ET
TransUnion Expands Credit Access to More Americans with Acquisition of FactorTrust
CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) announced today the acquisition of FactorTrust, a provider of alternative credit data, analytics and risk scoring information that empowers lenders to make more informed decisions, and increases financial inclusion...
Nov 07, 2017 16:10 ET
TransUnion to Present at J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference
CHICAGO, Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, and Todd Cello, CFO, will present at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference in New York on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. CT (9:00 a.m. ET). A live webcast of the presentation will be made available at the TransUnion Investor Relations website at www.transunion.com/tru. A replay will be available on the company’s website following the conclusion of the presentation....
Nov 07, 2017 16:10 ET
TransUnion to Present at J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference
CHICAGO, Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, and Todd Cello, CFO, will present at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference in New York on Tuesday, November 14,...
Nov 02, 2017 06:02 ET
FinTechs Taking Larger Share of Personal Loan Market While Increasing Portfolio Risk-Return Performance
New TransUnion study features personal loan performance of recent vintage loans
Oct 30, 2017 16:46 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 7,535,107 Shares of Common Stock
CHICAGO, Oct. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (the “Company”) (NYSE:TRU) today announced that certain of its stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 7,535,107 shares of common stock of the Company pursuant to the Company’s shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”).  The Selling Stockholders will receive all of the proceeds from this offering. No shares are being sold by the Company....
Sep 15, 2017 10:31 ET
Should you buy Bank of America, First Data Corp, NVIDIA, Square Incorporated or TransUnion?
CHICAGO, Sept. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BAC, FDC, NVDA, SQ, and TRU....
Sep 05, 2017 17:00 ET
TransUnion to Present at Barclays 2017 Global Financial Services Conference
CHICAGO, Sept. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Todd Cello, CFO, will present at the Barclays 2017 Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 7:15 a.m. CT (8:15 a.m. ET). A live webcast of the presentation will be made available at the TransUnion Investor Relations website at www.transunion.com/tru. A replay will be available on the company’s website following the conclusion of the presentation....
Jul 31, 2017 16:38 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 20,000,000 Shares of Common Stock
CHICAGO, July 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (the “Company”) (NYSE:TRU) today announced that certain of its stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 20,000,000 shares of common stock of the Company pursuant to the Company’s shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”). In addition, certain of the Selling Stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 3,000,000 additional shares of common stock. The Selling Stockholders will receive all of...
Jul 17, 2017 10:00 ET
Credit Myths, Busted: TransUnion Tackles Credit Confusion in Annual Survey
CHICAGO, July 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global risk and information solutions provider TransUnion® (NYSE:TRU) released its third annual credit literacy survey today, exploring the state of U.S. consumer credit knowledge....
Jun 27, 2017 16:05 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Second Quarter 2017 Results
CHICAGO, June 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) will publish its financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2017, in a press release to be issued by 6:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. The company will hold a conference call on the same day at 8:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss its quarterly financial results. The press release and a live webcast of the earnings conference call will be available on the TransUnion Investor Relations website at http://www.transunion.com/tru....
Jun 07, 2017 08:00 ET
TransUnion and Equifax Launch Multi-Bureau Lock
CHICAGO, June 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion® (NYSE:TRU) and Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) have entered into an agreement to launch a first-of-its-kind identity theft protection feature, Multi-Bureau Lock, that allows customers to lock both their TransUnion and Equifax credit reports. This agreement reinforces Equifax and TransUnion’s shared commitment to identity theft protection and data security by making it easier and more effective for consumers to monitor their credit....
Jun 06, 2017 16:05 ET
TransUnion to Present at William Blair Growth Stock Conference
CHICAGO, June 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, will present at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:50 a.m. CDT. A live webcast of the presentation will be made available at the TransUnion Investor Relations website at www.transunion.com/tru. A replay will be available on the company’s website following the conclusion of the presentation....
May 08, 2017 16:05 ET
TransUnion to Present at Barclays Americas Select Conference
CHICAGO, May 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) today announced that Al Hamood, CFO, will present at the Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference in London on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 3:10 a.m. CDT (9:10 a.m. BST). A live webcast of the presentation will be made available at the TransUnion Investor Relations website at www.transunion.com/tru. A replay will be available on the company’s website following the conclusion of the presentation....
Apr 26, 2017 16:49 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 15,000,000 Shares of Common Stock and Purchase of 1,500,000 Shares of Common Stock
CHICAGO, April 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TransUnion (the “Company”) (NYSE:TRU) today announced that certain of its stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 15,000,000 shares of common stock of the Company pursuant to the Company’s shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”). In addition, certain of the Selling Stockholders have granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 2,250,000 additional shares of common stock. The Selling Stockholders will receive all ...
Apr 21, 2017 12:25 ET
TransUnion Healthcare Speeds up Prior Authorization Process, Reducing Provider Administrative Costs
CHICAGO, April 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To help further improve the patient experience at hospitals and health systems, TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE:TRU) today announced the expansion of its Patient Access solution suite with the launch of its Prior Authorization solution and the enhancement of its Insurance Eligibility offering....
Apr 19, 2017 06:00 ET
Low Turnover and Higher Rental Prices in 2017 Driving Profitable and Attractive Market for Landlords
As the first quarter of 2017 wound down, property managers indicated it was easier to find qualified renters and that resident turnover had declined compared to the same time last year. A new survey from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) SmartMove also found...
Apr 06, 2017 10:00 ET
Federal Interest Rate Hikes Delaying Millennial Home-Buying
Nearly half (42 percent) of millennials (ages 18 to 34) are delaying buying a home because of the December 2016 interest rate hike, according to a TransUnion® (NYSE: TRU) survey released today. The Federal Reserve announced a second rate increase in...
Apr 04, 2017 09:00 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for First Quarter 2017 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2017, in a press release to be issued by 6:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The company will hold a conference call on the same day at...
Mar 08, 2017 06:00 ET
Canadians Opening and Using Fewer Credit Cards, but Borrowing More on Existing Cards
The number of open and active credit cards in use by Canadians declined by over 800,000 during the course of 2016, according to TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report. Despite fewer credit cards in the marketplace, more...
Mar 07, 2017 06:00 ET
TransUnion Bolsters Fraud Prevention Exchange as Online Fraudsters Continue to Impact Personal Loan Delinquency Rates
Newly released TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) data found that as personal loan delinquency rates rise, online fraud, which includes loan stacking, continues to make significant contributions to these increases. Serious delinquency rates (90+ days past due)...
Mar 06, 2017 06:00 ET
TransUnion Launches Innovation Lab to Accelerate Lenders' Growth with Real-Time Data Access and Analytical Expertise
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today the launch of its Innovation Lab, a new offering to help lenders accelerate growth, power new models and identify expansion opportunities in real time. The Innovation Lab is housed in TransUnion's Chicago...
Feb 23, 2017 10:00 ET
30 Percent of Americans Risk Damaging Credit Score in Retirement
More than 30 percent of American baby boomers may be making mistakes detrimental to their financial well-being in retirement, according to a new TransUnion® (NYSE: TRU) survey, published today. The report examined credit perceptions and behavior of...
Feb 22, 2017 06:00 ET
Four in 10 Canadian Credit Card Holders Uncertain About Importance of Paying More than Minimum Due
New research across global markets from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) has found that those consumers who make payments in excess of the minimum due are consistently less risky across multiple credit products.TransUnion's research, which analyzed consumers...
Feb 21, 2017 06:00 ET
As 'Envelope in the Mail' Approach to Billing Falls Short, Healthcare Organizations May Find Transparency at Point of Service is Best Option
Two in three healthcare executives recently stated in a survey that they need to focus their revenue cycle management on patient estimation/point-of-service collections and patient collections in the back office. Yet, only five percent of...
Feb 15, 2017 22:54 ET
TransUnion Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of 19,850,000 Shares of Common Stock and Purchase of 1,850,000 Shares of Common Stock
TransUnion (the "Company") (NYSE: TRU) announced the pricing of the underwritten secondary offering by certain of its stockholders (the "Selling Stockholders") of 19,850,000 shares of common stock of the Company (the "common stock") pursuant to the...
Feb 15, 2017 16:58 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 19,850,000 Shares of Common Stock and Purchase of 1,850,000 Shares of Common Stock
TransUnion (the "Company") (NYSE: TRU) today announced that certain of its stockholders (the "Selling Stockholders") intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 19,850,000 shares of common stock of the Company pursuant to the...
Feb 14, 2017 06:50 ET
TransUnion Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) (the "Company") today announced financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2016.Total revenue was $436 million, an increase of 13 percent, both as reported and on a constant currency basis compared with the fourth...
Jan 31, 2017 06:00 ET
Survey Finds Healthcare Providers Benefit from Up-Front Cost Estimates, Yet Many Patients Find It Difficult to Secure Such Information
Three in four patients (74.7%) said receiving up-front cost estimates would positively impact their view of a healthcare provider, according to a new survey from TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE: TRU). The findings also demonstrate that patient interest...
Jan 25, 2017 06:00 ET
TransUnion Introduces IDVision(SM) to Help Businesses Prevent Sophisticated and Evolving Fraud and Identity Theft
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today unveiled IDVision(SM), a suite of solutions providing businesses with a holistic approach to fraud and identity management. IDVision helps companies stop sophisticated and evolving fraud while also protecting and...
Jan 11, 2017 06:00 ET
TransUnion Partners With Carahsoft to Deliver Identity Authentication and Investigative Solutions to the Government
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) announced today with Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, that Carahsoft will enable delivery of TransUnion's investigative and risk management tool, TLOxp®, and its identity authentication...
Jan 10, 2017 16:05 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Fourth Quarter 2016 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2016, in a press release to be issued at 7:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. The company will hold a conference call on the same...
Dec 14, 2016 06:00 ET
More Subprime Borrowers and Expected Interest Rate Hikes to Drive Up 2017 Auto Loan and Credit Card Delinquency Rates
The combination of expected interest rate increases and more subprime borrowers in the consumer lending market will spur delinquency rate rises in 2017 for auto loans and credit cards. TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) 2017 consumer credit market forecast...
Dec 13, 2016 06:00 ET
Computerworld Distinguishes TransUnion Executive as Premier 100 Technology Leader
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that IDG's Computerworld has recognized TransUnion's Chief Information and Technology Officer, Mohit Kapoor, as a 2017 Premier 100 Technology Leader. This year's Premier 100 awards spotlight executives who...
Dec 09, 2016 06:00 ET
TransUnion's Prama(SM) Wins Gold in Best in Biz Awards 2016
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that Prama has been named by Best in Biz Awards as the only gold winner in the "Most Innovative Product of the Year for Enterprise" category. Best in Biz Awards is the only independent business awards program...
Dec 07, 2016 06:00 ET
From Recession to Boom Times: Renter Profile Shifts
Despite steep increases in rental prices, renters are less financially constrained today than they were just after the last recession, according to a new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) study. The study confirmed that renters at the mid-point of 2016 were...
Dec 01, 2016 06:00 ET
PeerIQ and TransUnion Forge Strategic Partnership to Bring Suite of Data Transparency Solutions to Marketplace Lending
PeerIQ, a leading provider of data and analytics in the marketplace lending sector, and TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a global information solutions provider, today announced a core strategic partnership to bring enhanced transparency and insight to...
Nov 17, 2016 06:00 ET
TransUnion Healthcare Announces Integration of its Patient Financial Clearance Solution with the Epic Prelude Registration System
TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE: TRU) announced its Patient Financial Clearance solutions are live in production with the Epic Outgoing Address Verification Query Interface (AVQI). The integration allows Epic clients to query TransUnion's consumer...
Nov 15, 2016 06:00 ET
Retailers, from Jewelers to Discount Stores, See 2x Spike in New Private Label Credit Cards during Holiday Season
While it is common knowledge that more consumers open private label credit cards during the holiday season, TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) research has found that the number of new accounts often doubles for certain retailers in the month of December. The...
Nov 11, 2016 06:00 ET
Thousands of Military Members Already Identified as Being Covered By TransUnion's Military Lending Act Database Search
Approximately one month after the commencement of the new Military Lending Act requirements, TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) Military Lending Act Database Search has returned thousands of matches to lenders indicating consumers may be covered by the...
Nov 10, 2016 06:00 ET
Canadian Debt Levels Increase in Q3 and are Expected to Keep Rising
Non-mortgage debt balances rose to $21,686 at the conclusion of the third quarter of 2016, according to TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report, and TransUnion forecasts they will likely continue to rise over the next two...
Nov 07, 2016 06:00 ET
Healthy, Well-Functioning Credit Markets Spurred on by Strong Balance Growth, Low Delinquency Rates
Balances continue to rise and delinquencies remain muted across all credit products, according to TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) Q3 2016 Industry Insights Report. The report, powered by PramaSM analytics, points to a healthy, well-functioning consumer...
Nov 01, 2016 16:01 ET
TransUnion to Present at J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that Jim Peck, President and CEO, and Al Hamood, CFO, will present at the J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference in New York City on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. The presentation is scheduled to begin at...
Oct 25, 2016 08:05 ET
TransUnion Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) (the "Company") today announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.Total revenue was $438 million, an increase of 12 percent (13 percent on a constant currency basis) compared with the third quarter of...
Oct 24, 2016 09:00 ET
TransUnion's Prama(SM) Analytics Finds Energy-Reliant States Still Underperforming the Nation, While Recent Vintage Credit Card Loans Performing Worse
New data powered by TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) Prama℠ analytics found that more recent vintage credit cards are performing worse than those issued earlier. Serious credit card delinquencies for energy-reliant states also continue to see larger yearly...
Oct 18, 2016 06:00 ET
17 Million First-Time Homebuyers May Enter Housing Market within Next 5 Years
Approximately 17 million first-time homebuyers are projected to enter the housing market within the next five years, according to a new TransUnion study. Nearly three million first-time homebuyers are expected to join the housing market in 2017....
Oct 17, 2016 06:00 ET
Americans Support Law Enforcement's Use of Data Fusion Tools to Help Solve Crimes Faster
Three out of four Americans support law enforcement's use of data fusion tools to help solve crimes quickly, according to a new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) survey. Findings from the October 2016 survey of 1,002 adults were unveiled today at the...
Oct 05, 2016 06:00 ET
TransUnion Launches Fraud Prevention Exchange to Reduce Online Fraud
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced the launch of its Fraud Prevention Exchange, a powerful industry collaborative designed to enhance responsible lending by helping combat online fraud. The Fraud Prevention Exchange, which includes established...
Sep 29, 2016 06:00 ET
Auto Insurance Shopping Rising Again as Rates Increase
As auto insurance rates increase, more consumers are shopping around for new policies. TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) latest Auto Insurance Shopping Index has observed five consecutive months of increases with 17.3% of the credit population now actively...
Sep 28, 2016 10:00 ET
Concern About Cyber Threats on the Rise, Yet Many Neglect Protective Measures
Americans who say they are extremely or very concerned about cyber threats have increased 20 percent since last year, from 46 percent in 2015 to 55 percent in 2016, according to TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) annual Cyber Security survey, released today....
Sep 23, 2016 09:20 ET
SavvyMoney Announces Funding Round and Strategic Partnership with TransUnion
PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SavvyMoney, a leading provider of credit information services for bank and credit union users, announces the closing of a Series D funding round and a strategic partnership with TransUnion (NYSE: TRU). The round was led by TransUnion, a global leader in information solutions, including credit monitoring and identity protection. Previous investors including TB Capital LLC and Tugboat Ventures, LLC also participated in the round. ...
Sep 21, 2016 16:05 ET
TransUnion Boosts Healthcare Solutions With Acquisition of RTech
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a leading global information solutions provider, has acquired RTech (Healthcare Revenue Technologies, Inc), a technology-driven healthcare services company that offers post-service eligibility solutions designed to maximize...
Sep 20, 2016 06:00 ET
Eight in 10 Consumers Are Concerned They Will Be a Victim of Fraud
A new survey from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that 83% of consumers are concerned they will become an identity theft victim within the next one to two years by having their personal data stolen from a business or government agency. Findings from...
Sep 19, 2016 06:00 ET
Fed Interest Rate Hike Could Cause 'Payment Shock' for 9 Million+ Consumers, But Majority of Population Would Go Unscathed
New research from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that up to 92 million credit-active consumers would experience some type of monthly debt service payment increase if the Federal Reserve Board raises interest rates by 25 basis points (0.25%). However,...
Sep 15, 2016 16:05 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Third Quarter 2016 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2016, in a press release to be issued at 7:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. The company will hold a conference call on the same...
Sep 13, 2016 05:00 ET
Nearly One Million Canadians May Struggle When Interest Rates Rise
A new study by TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that the large majority of Canadians would not be materially impacted in the near term by an interest rate increase. However, more than 700,000 consumers could struggle with their finances even with a...
Sep 08, 2016 19:49 ET
TransUnion Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of 16,000,000 Shares of Common Stock
TransUnion (the "Company") (NYSE: TRU) announced the pricing of the offering by certain of its stockholders (the "Selling Stockholders") of 16,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock pursuant to the Company's shelf registration statement filed...
Sep 08, 2016 17:05 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 16,000,000 Shares of Common Stock
TransUnion (the "Company") (NYSE: TRU) today announced that certain of its stockholders (the "Selling Stockholders") intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 16,000,000 shares of common stock of the Company pursuant to the...
Sep 08, 2016 06:00 ET
Two-Thirds of Lenders Struggling to Keep Up With the Evolving Data and Analytics Landscape
New research from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that two in three lenders feel that data and analytics are evolving faster than their own internal capabilities. Findings from the research were unveiled at FinovateFall 2016, where TransUnion was...
Sep 07, 2016 10:00 ET
RentReporters Announces Plans to Report Rental Payment Information to TransUnion
RentReporters, the leading rental history reporting company, announced today that it has begun reporting rental payment information to TransUnion. The integration of TransUnion's rental payment reporting tool -- ResidentCredit -- into RentReporters' service offering allows for a prompt, seamless reporting process for consumers who are looking to improve their credit score by having rental payments reported to the credit bureau.
Sep 01, 2016 16:05 ET
TransUnion to Present at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will present at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference in New York City on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. ET. A live webcast of the presentation will be made available...
Aug 17, 2016 08:00 ET
Leading Government Healthcare Executive Henry Chao Appointed to TransUnion Government Advisory Board
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that it has appointed Henry Chao, solutions architect and strategic advisor with Tier1 Consulting Group, LLC, to its Government Advisory Board. The recently launched Advisory Board provides TransUnion with...
Aug 16, 2016 06:00 ET
Credit Card Popularity Soars as 133 Million Consumers Now Possess at Least One Card With a Balance
Ten million new consumers have entered the credit card marketplace in the last year, pushing the overall total of Americans with a balance on at least one credit card to 133 million at the midpoint of 2016. TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) Q2 2016 Industry...
Aug 10, 2016 06:00 ET
Ontario and British Columbia Show Financial Strength at Mid-Year Point of 2016
Ontario and British Columbia consumers are exhibiting robust credit activity through the first half of 2016, according to TransUnion's (NYSE: TRU) latest Canada Industry Insights Report. In Q2 2016, consumers in these two provinces experienced...
Aug 08, 2016 10:00 ET
TransUnion: People Who Frequently Check Their Credit Score Confuse Credit Basics
A majority of consumers are confused about basic credit score components, even if they regularly check their score. The findings from the second annual TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) survey found that more than half of consumers who checked their score in...
Aug 04, 2016 06:00 ET
TransUnion Selected to Participate at FinovateFall 2016
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that it has been selected to showcase its Prama SM suite of solutions at FinovateFall 2016 in New York City, on September 8-9, 2016. The Finovate series of global events showcases an elite group of the most...
Aug 02, 2016 06:00 ET
Millennials Central to Credit Union Growth, TransUnion Research Finds
New TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) research has found that credit unions continue to grow at a faster rate than other financial institutions, and millennials are both a key driver and target market for sustained loan growth.TransUnion found that in the...
Jul 26, 2016 16:09 ET
TransUnion Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) (the "Company") today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2016.Total revenue was $426 million, an increase of 12 percent (14 percent on a constant currency basis) compared with the second quarter of...
Jul 12, 2016 06:00 ET
As Auto Loan Terms Lengthen Consumers Less Likely to Complete Their Loans to Term, New TransUnion Study Finds
A new study from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) found that even as the term of new auto loans has increased, the duration of time a consumer remained in these loans has declined.The study found that the average term for new auto loans rose from 62 months in...
Jun 28, 2016 06:00 ET
Patient Payment Responsibility up 13% in One Year
A new TransUnion Healthcare (NYSE: TRU) analysis found that patients continue to face an increased financial burden as their healthcare costs rise and revolving credit lines decline. TransUnion's latest Healthcare Report was released today at the...
Jun 16, 2016 16:05 ET
TransUnion Announces Earnings Release Date for Second Quarter 2016 Results
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) will publish its financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2016, after the close of the market on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, on the TransUnion Investor Relations website at http://www.transunion.com/tru. A live...
Jun 16, 2016 06:00 ET
As Online Applications Increase, TransUnion Finds Nearly 70% of Property Managers Concerned About Identity Theft and Online Fraud
A new survey from TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) revealed how the growth of online rental applications has coincided with concerns of property managers about identity theft and online fraud.TransUnion's survey found that more than half (56.5%) of property...
Jun 15, 2016 16:15 ET
TransUnion Broadens Healthcare Solutions With Acquisition of Auditz
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a leading global information solutions provider, has acquired Auditz LLC, a healthcare services organization that uses sophisticated proprietary technology to help healthcare providers identify and recover payments."As...
Jun 08, 2016 13:00 ET
TransUnion Ranks Among Best in Identity Protection
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a leader in identity theft management, today announced it has been awarded the 2016 Javelin Identity Protection Leader in Resolution. The award marks the second time TransUnion® has been honored as a Javelin Mobile Banking...
Jun 07, 2016 09:29 ET
TransUnion Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering
TransUnion (the "Company") (NYSE: TRU) announced the pricing of the offering by a certain stockholder of 15,652,500 shares of the Company's common stock at $32.10 per share. The offering is expected to close on June 10, 2016, subject to customary...
Jun 06, 2016 16:39 ET
TransUnion Announces Secondary Offering of 15,652,500 Shares of Common Stock
TransUnion (the "Company") (NYSE: TRU) announced that a certain stockholder (the "Selling Stockholder") intends to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering 15,652,500 shares of common stock of the Company pursuant to the Company's...
Jun 01, 2016 09:30 ET
Jun 01, 2016 06:00 ET
Trended Data From TransUnion CreditVision(R) to PowerFICO(R) Auto Score 9 XT
TransUnion and FICO announced today the availability of FICO® Auto Score 9 XT based on TransUnion CreditVision® trended data. The new score is specifically catered to the auto finance marketplace and includes several new features, including trended...
May 31, 2016 16:05 ET
TransUnion to Present at Upcoming Conferences
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced it will be presenting at the following upcoming conferences: Baird Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference in New York City. This presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at...
May 26, 2016 11:00 ET
TransUnion Healthcare Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) today announced that, following rigorous review, TransUnion Healthcare has once again achieved the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA®" designation for its:  - TransUnion Healthcare ClearIQ Insurance...