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Equifax partners with Basiq to help lenders meet Responsible Lending guidelines

The move to use of Open Data accelerates

SYDNEY, Tuesday, 11 June 2019 – Equifax, the data analytics company and leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand, has today announced a national distribution and partnership agreement with Basiq, to help prepare the industry for Open Data.

Consumers better off with CCR, but young Aussies are still struggling to get ahead (Business)

New opportunities emerge for lenders as consumers benefit from comprehensive credit reporting, reveals the 2018 Equifax Australian Credit Scorecard

Credit managers increasingly positive, but pressure points remain

Demand for trade credit is growing but competition is fierce, according to the 2018 National Credit Managers Survey from Equifax

Solar leads alternative energy take-up in Victoria

New research from Equifax indicates Victorians are highly receptive to conversion to solar power, battery storage and electric cars.

Demand for new Alternative Finance more than doubles

SYDNEY, Monday, 16 April 2018 – Demand for new alternative finance increased 130 per cent in H2 2017[1], compared with the same period the previous year, according to newly released data from Equifax, the global information solutions company and the leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand.

Insolvencies on the decline, but pockets of risk remain

SYDNEY, Tuesday 10 April, 2018 – The number of Australian companies entering external administration (ex-ad) decreased by 20 per cent year-on-year in Q4 2017, but there are still pockets of concern according to newly released data from Equifax, the global information solutions company and the leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand.

SMEs riskiest after four years in business

Small and Medium Enterprises urged to keep a closer eye on finances as they approach their four-year milestone.