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Thursday, April 27, 2017
Credit Managers’ Index Bounces Back »
  The Credit Managers’ Index (CMI) from the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) eased upward in April...
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Forius Presents a New Look and Familiar Name »
If you weren’t able to attend the Fresh Ground Networking Breakfast and Annual Meeting on April 13, you missed some big ne...
Friday, March 31, 2017
Credit Managers’ Index Declines Slightly, Remains Strong »
The Credit Managers’ Index (CMI) from the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) declined slightly in March from...
Monday, February 27, 2017
Credit Managers’ Index Hits Highest Post-Recession Level »
The Credit Managers’ Index (CMI) from the National Association of Credit Management (NACM) rose to its highest level since...
Monday, January 30, 2017
Credit Managers’ Index Remains Steady to Begin the Year »
After a December rebound on the heels of several shaky months, the Credit Managers’ Index (CMI) from the National Associat...

General News
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Collected Wisdom: Understanding Credit Management »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, NACM North Central asks a small group of members to respond to a diffe...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Decline Nearly 10 Percent »
Total commercial filings declined from last month, with April 2017’s 3,303 total commercial filings representing a 9.7 per...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Small Business Credit Conditions Are Strong »
Small businesses started the year on a positive note with a decline in early delinquencies (less than 30 days past due) an...
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Fresh Ground Offers Insight into Fraud Risk and Valuable Knowledge Exchange »
On April 13, 2017, credit professionals gathered at the Sheraton Minneapolis West Hotel in Minnetonka, Minn., for the annu...
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Collected Wisdom: Effective Metrics »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...

Credit Reporting
Monday, April 24, 2017
Experian Announces Intl. Reports for Due Diligence Check, AML and Credit Risk Assessment »
Experian recently announced three new international reports that provides greater flexibility for due diligence check, ant...
Sunday, April 23, 2017
D&B Hoovers: From Prospect to Profitable Relationships »
Looking to grow your business faster? D&B Hoovers is a sales acceleration solution that provides a faster path from pr...
Monday, February 22, 2016
Experian Small Business Credit Share Enhancements Enable Deeper Insight into Performance »
Experian recently announced enhancements to its Small Business Credit Share (SBCS) program. These new elements enable user...
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
D&B Introduces Cloud-Based Credit Risk Analytics Tool »
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) recently released D&B Credit, a cloud-based platform designed to provide more efficient...
Friday, September 4, 2015
Equifax Adds Data to Canadian Business Credit Report »
Beginning on Sept. 15, 2015, the Equifax Business Credit Report, which provides online access to Canada’s largest commerci...

International News
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Physical and Ideological Battles Disrupt Global Supply Chains »
Lack of trust and transparency as a result of ideological and military conflicts are undermining the international supply...
Thursday, April 20, 2017
B2B Payment Delays Edge Higher in Western Europe »
Nine of 10 businesses surveyed by Atradius in Western Europe have experienced payment delays on domestic and foreign B2B i...
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Populism and Terrorism Converge to Compound Global Risks »
A 14 percent worldwide increase in terrorist attacks in 2016 and populist nationalism are creating an increasingly volatil...
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Global Supply Chain Risk Climbs to Highest Level in 24 Years »
Global supply chain risk grew to a record high at the end of 2016 as the CIPS Risk Index, powered by Dun & Bradstree...
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Businesses in Europe, Africa and the Middle East Rate Fraud as a Key Threat »
Almost half of CEOs (42 percent) in large enterprise businesses in Europe, the Middle East and Africa now see fraud as the...