Equifax Inc. is a global provider of information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The Company has a large and diversified group of clients, including financial institutions, corporations, governments, and individuals. Its products and services are based on comprehensive databases of consumer and business information derived from numerous sources including credit, financial assets, telecommunications and utility payments, employment, income, demographic and marketing data. Equifax uses advanced statistical techniques and software tools to analyze all available data, creating customized insights, decision-making solutions, and processing services for our clients. The Company helps consumers understand, manage and protect their personal information and make more informed financial decisions. It also provides information, technology, and services to support debt collections and recovery management. Additionally, Equifax is a provider of payroll-related and human resource management business process outsourcing services in the United States of America or U.S.

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Type
Public
HQ
Atlanta, US
Founded
1899
Size (employees)
9,500 (est)
Equifax was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Atlanta, US
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Key People/Management at Equifax

Mark Begor

Mark Begor

CEO
Dann Adams

Dann Adams

President, Global Consumer Solutions
Prasanna Dhore

Prasanna Dhore

Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Jamil Farshchi

Jamil Farshchi

Chief Information Security Officer
John Hartman

John Hartman

President, International
John J. Kelley

John J. Kelley

Corporate Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
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Equifax Office Locations

Equifax has offices in Alpharetta, London, Leeds, St. Louis and in 16 other locations
Atlanta, US (HQ)
1550 Peachtree Street NW
Alpharetta, US
1505 Windward Concourse
St. Louis, US
11432 Lackland Rd
Anjou, CA
7100 Jean Talon St E #1001
North York, CA
North American Centre, 5700 Yonge St
Las Condes, CL
Av. Apoquindo 2701, Las Condes, Providencia
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Equifax Financials and Metrics

Equifax Revenue

Equifax's revenue was reported to be $3.14 b in FY, 2016 which is a 18.1% increase from the previous period.
USD

Net income (FY, 2017)

598 m

Market capitalization (18-Jul-2018)

15.2 b

Closing share price (18-Jul-2018)

126.2
Equifax's current market capitalization is $15.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

2.3 b2.4 b2.7 b3.1 b

Revenue growth, %

6%9%18%

Cost of goods sold

887.4 m1.1 b

Gross profit

1.8 b2 b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Revenue

678.1 m667.4 m728.3 m811.3 m804.1 m832.2 m856.7 m

Cost of goods sold

220.8 m226.5 m253.3 m285.8 m288 m300.8 m293.7 m

Gross profit

457.3 m440.9 m475 m525.5 m516.1 m531.4 m563 m

Gross profit Margin, %

67%66%65%65%64%64%66%
Annual
usdY, 2008Y, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

58.2 m103.1 m119.4 m127.7 m146.8 m235.9 m128.3 m93.3 m129.3 m

Accounts Receivable

152 k

Inventories

Current Assets

648.4 m605.1 m561.6 m672.9 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Cash

131.9 m101.4 m91.7 m115 m95 m84.2 m108.5 m96.8 m96.8 m111.5 m123.2 m403.9 m

Current Assets

526.5 m524.5 m554.2 m550.4 m585 m591.2 m582.1 m630.1 m627.2 m661.8 m705.2 m1 b

Goodwill

2.4 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b2.6 b4 b4 b4.1 b4.1 b4.1 b

Total Assets

4.4 b4.8 b4.8 b4.7 b4.6 b4.6 b4.5 b6.7 b6.6 b6.8 b6.8 b7.1 b
Annual
usdFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

359.9 m374 m434.8 m495.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

190.3 m204.2 m198 m268.7 m

Inventories

(4.2 m)(5.2 m)10.8 m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

281 m86.3 m180.8 m275.2 m89.6 m202.1 m321.8 m102.4 m235.4 m370.3 m155.4 m323 m

Depreciation and Amortization

144.6 m50.5 m101.2 m152.1 m50.3 m100.8 m150.4 m56.8 m124.7 m195.4 m72.1 m143.5 m79 m

Cash From Operating Activities

374.4 m65 m217.8 m413.4 m102.9 m289.6 m536.8 m90.3 m279.5 m524.5 m103.7 m329.1 m

Long-term Borrowings

(15 m)(15 m)(15 m)(10 m)(210 m)(300 m)(50 m)(50 m)
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Equifax Operating Metrics

Equifax's Business Records was reported to be 201 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Business Records

100 m100 m201 m

Companies in Database

80 m80 m91 m

Consumers

600 m600 m820 m

Countries

20 21 24
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Equifax Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
DataX July 17, 2018

Equifax Revenue Breakdown

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Equifax revenue breakdown by business segment: 22.3% from Workforce Solutions, 12.8% from Global Consumer Solutions, 25.6% from International and 39.3% from U.S. Information Solutions

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Equifax Online and Social Media Presence

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Equifax News and Updates

Equifax Announces Senior Leadership Changes

ATLANTA, July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) has named Paulino do Rego Barros Jr. to serve as President of United States Information Solutions (USIS), replacing Trey Loughran who has announced he is leaving the company to pursue a new opportunity. Barros, who has held...

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June 28 (Reuters) - A former Equifax Inc software development manager was charged on Thursday with insider trading before the credit reporting company disclosed a cyber attack that exposed the personal data of about 148 million people last year.
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Equifax Company Life and Culture

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