Companies across the globe make credit decisions on a daily basis to retain economies of scale and drive cost efficiency. An error in credit decisioning can jeopardize the performance and growth of firms.

Additionally, companies also face hurdles in assessing the financial situation of other businesses for potential collaboration. This raises the risk of losing profitable opportunities for cooperation.

Dun & Bradstreet’s Business Information Report is a perfect fix for this issue. This top-of-the-line product assists businesses in making robust credit decisions, allowing them to analyze the financial strengths and payment trends of another company.

The Business Information Report empowers companies to discover and pursue commercial opportunities with peers, partners, and relevant stakeholders.

A key tool for reducing risk exposure, the Business Information Report has helped thousands of companies successfully manage risks and capitalize on available opportunities.

Dun & Bradstreet’s comprehensive database acts as a key building block for insights included in the Business Information Report.

This report enables companies to access executive summary, business information, business history, and other details of companies, allowing them to enter into potential collaborations with other firms.

Integral components of the document

Dun & Bradstreet’s Business Information Report is a gateway to:

  • Verify the existence of businesses
  • Predict a company’s performance
  • Analyze a business’ financial standing
  • Understand a company’s payment pattern
  • View the complete structure of a firm
  • Gain knowledge about company owners and key employees

Major perks

The Business Information Report assists companies in understanding the other business before establishing a commercial relationship with it. It also helps businesses adapt credit limits and collections policies by using predictive indicators.

A means to mitigate financial risk, the Business Information Report aids businesses in avoiding cash flow problems by understanding the partner firm’s payment behaviour. It supports companies in detecting conflicts of interest, finding new customers, and consolidating suppliers.

Moreover, it also provides knowledge of the officials within and behind an organization.

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Key Features

The Business Information Report™ includes up-to-date information collected from public, private, and D&B owned data sources.

Business Summary: Factual information on the existence, operations, financial condition, management experience, line of business, facilities and locations of the subject company.

D&B Rating: Gives you a quick assessment of a firm’s size and composite credit appraisal, based on the company’s financial statements and an overall evaluation of the firm’s creditworthiness.

Principals Information: Showcase current and previous management of the company, including names, roles and other management positions throughout their careers.

D&B PAYDEX® Score: An objective assessment of the speed at which a company pays their invoices, based on actual payment experiences of several companies, reported to Dun & Bradstreet under the Dun Trade program. This program compiles all payment experiences of the participant companies, giving an accurate idea of their payment behavior.

History, Special Events & Operations Data: Incorporation details, par value of shares, and ownership information. Related companies, including identification of parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and/or branches worldwide. Special events, as well as any suits, liens, judgments, or previous/pending bankruptcies

Global Family Tree: Insight into the national and international family relations. Information about national and worldwide, all subsidiaries, branches and letters of reliability. The Parent Company, affiliated concerns, subsidiaries, branches and divisions, referenced with name and D&B D-U-N-S® Number.

Credit Limit Recommendation & Payment History: A maximum outstanding credit recommendation based algorithms developed by our experts adapted to the local economies with a summary of the payment experiences reported to Dun & Bradstreet.

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