Data-matching: principles to consider when planning your project

Whatever your area of expertise, data-matching with third-party databases can help increase the accuracy and richness of your own data, and improve your business opportunities. We look at what this involves.

Public Interest Entities now flagged on Orbis

Tying in with enhanced statutory audit rules, we're identifying and flagging public interest entities (PIEs) on Orbis, our database of more than 200 million companies around the world.

Jinfo product review of Fame database: "crisp, modern, intuitive"

Information analysis firm Jinfo has written a detailed review of Fame, our database of private companies in the UK and Ireland, which was recently made available through our new state-of-the-art interface. Read it here.

"Shaking up dull businesses": an audience with Sir Richard Branson

We report on our time at the awards ceremony for the Sunday Times Fast Track 100, which used Bureau van Dijk data, and at which Sir Richard Branson talked about family, turning dull businesses into something fun and when to bow out against the competition.

New interface: Bureau van Dijk's next generation gets first outing on Orbis and Fame

Orbis, our flagship global company database, and Fame, its UK and Ireland equivalent, enter a new era today: both are now available through our new state-of-the-art interface.

A major milestone for Orbis

A major milestone: the Orbis database of private companies from around the world reaches the 200 million-company mark.

The importance of entity identification

A discussion on the importance of entity identification and access to the second edition of the Entity Data Management Handbook.