Experian Partners with Thomson Gale to Provide Additional News

May 26, 2006

Experian, a global information solutions company, has announced that it has joined forces with Thomson Gale, a provider of eresearch and educational publishing, to provide a business research report for the industry. The Gale News and Research report is designed to help clients better understand a business by providing detailed information on more than 300,000 publicly and privately held U.S. businesses.

Available via BizApps--Experian's subscription-based online resource for credit information covering more than 18 million businesses--the new report incorporates an overview of a company, its operations, its executives, and the industry in which it operates. Additionally, the report includes press articles to help clients keep up with news and information on the business. The Gale News and Research report can be used to help clients: gather competitive company and product information; identify and research potential clients; validate company information; analyze potential merger and acquisition targets; conduct marketing research.

(www.experian.com; www.thomson.com; www.gale.com)