TransUnion

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TransUnion is a risk and information solutions provider to businesses and consumers. The company offers consumer reports, risk scores, analytical services, and decision capabilities to businesses, as well as solutions that help consumers manage their personal finances and take precautions against identity theft.
TypePublic
Founded1968
HQChicago, IL, US
Websitetransunion.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)10,200(+25%)
Job Openings570
Revenue (FY, 2021)$3 B(+9%)
Share Price (May 2022)$81.6
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at TransUnion

Christopher A. Cartwright

Christopher A. Cartwright

President & CEO
Todd M. Cello

Todd M. Cello

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Dane Mauldin

Dane Mauldin

Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer
Abhi Dhar

Abhi Dhar

Executive Vice President, Chief Information & Technology Officer
Susan Muigai

Susan Muigai

Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer
Heather J. Russell

Heather J. Russell

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
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TransUnion Office Locations

TransUnion has offices in Chicago, Gaborone, São Paulo, Burlington and in 22 other locations
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
555 W Adams St
Gaborone, BW
Millenium Office Park, Unit 8, Plot 115
São Paulo, BR
Av. Paulista, 1842 - 10º andar - Bela Vista
Burlington, CA
3115 Harvester Rd 3rd Floor
Santiago, CL
Monjitas 392 - Piso 5
Bogotá, CO
Piso 8, Ac. 100 #7A-81
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TransUnion Financials and Metrics

TransUnion Revenue

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TransUnion's revenue was reported to be $2.96 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

921.3m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

623.3m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

67.7%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

52.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

135.0m

Market capitalization (20-May-2022)

15.6b

Closing stock price (20-May-2022)

81.6

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

1.3b

EV

20.3b
TransUnion's current market capitalization is $15.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

2.7b2.7b3.0b

Revenue growth, %

15%2%

Cost of goods sold

874.1m920.4m991.6m

Gross profit

1.8b1.8b2.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

619.3m661.9m689.3m687.6m634.4m695.9m745.3m774.2m791.6m921.3m

Cost of goods sold

208.1m216.2m220.8m225.1m218.6m222.4m243.2m250.3m259.1m298.0m

Gross profit

411.2m445.7m468.5m462.5m415.8m473.5m502.1m523.9m532.5m623.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

66%67%68%67%66%68%67%68%67%68%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

274.1m493.0m1.8b

Accounts Receivable

443.9m453.7m558.0m

Current Assets

888.2m1.1b2.6b

PP&E

219.0m223.2m247.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

356.6m355.6m1.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

362.1m367.9m377.0m

Accounts Payable

5.7m18.7m45.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

776.7m787.4m808.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

73.4m177.3m265.6m74.3m144.3m251.0m130.6m263.5m381.7m52.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

93.5m182.7m271.4m90.3m181.2m273.4m94.3m192.7m288.6m128.8m

Accounts Payable

6.1m10.8m12.3m28.8m7.3m7.2m12.8m35.6m(10.3m)

Cash From Operating Activities

123.8m308.3m580.4m125.5m379.4m558.2m144.8m380.5m660.2m11.2m
USDQ1, 2019

Debt/Equity

1.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.6 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x
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TransUnion Operating Metrics

TransUnion's Customers was reported to be 75 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Consumers in Database

1 b1 b1 b1 b

Countries

3030303030303030

Customers

65 k75 k

Data Sources

90 k90 k90 k90 k

TransUnion Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Verisk FinancialFebruary 22, 2022
SontiqDecember 01, 2021$638 m
NeustarSeptember 13, 2021$3.1 b
Tru OptikOctober 01, 2020
SignalAugust 17, 2020
TruSignalMay 15, 2019
RubixisOctober 10, 2018
Healthcare Payment SpecialistsMay 18, 2018
Callcredit InformationApril 20, 2018$1 b
FactorTrustNovember 14, 2017
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TransUnion Revenue Breakdown

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TransUnion revenue breakdown by business segment: 58.9% from U.S. Markets, 23.1% from International and 18.0% from Consumer Interactive

Human Capital Metrics

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TransUnion Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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TransUnion Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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TransUnion Online and Social Media Presence

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TransUnion Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    77/100

  • Diversity

    C

    65/100

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TransUnion News and Updates

Rate of Suspected Digital Fraud Attempts Coming from Canada Decreased 41% as Fraudsters Recognize More Businesses are Implementing Fraud Prevention Measures

The rate of digital fraud originating from Canada decreased in Q1 2022, with suspected online fraud attempts declining -40.6% from the same quarter last year, in line with the global decrease of -22.6%. TransUnion’s (NYSE:TRU) quarterly digital fraud analysis observed that while the overall rate of …

TransUnion Enables Free Credit Education via the New Lowell App

TransUnion has strengthened its partnership with Lowell, one of the largest credit management companies in Europe, to provide their UK customers with a personalised toolset for monitoring and improving their financial standing via the Lowell app for free

TransUnion Declares First Quarter 2022 Dividend of $0.095 per Share

TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.095 per share for the first quarter 2022. The dividend will be payable on June 10, 2022, to shareholders of record on May 27, 2022

CFPB sues TransUnion on credit reporting violations

In a related action on April 12, CFPB sued TransUnion and its CEO with charges of multiple violations

Half of Young Adults Now Use Buy Now, Pay Later Whenever It Is Available

The latest research from the global information and insights company – one of the UK’s leading credit reference agencies – examines changing consumer habits and shows that more than six in 10 (64%) people aged 18 to 24 are using buy now, pay later services

GDS Link and TransUnion Partner to Deliver Superior Decisioning Solutions to Clients

GDS Link, the global leader in data, decisioning, and analytics today announced its membership in TransUnion's Strategic Alliance Partner Program which has expanded to include leading decisioning technology platforms.
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TransUnion Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was TransUnion founded?

    TransUnion was founded in 1968.

  • Who are TransUnion key executives?

    TransUnion's key executives are Christopher A. Cartwright, Todd M. Cello and Dane Mauldin.

  • How many employees does TransUnion have?

    TransUnion has 10,200 employees.

  • What is TransUnion revenue?

    Latest TransUnion annual revenue is $3 b.

  • What is TransUnion revenue per employee?

    Latest TransUnion revenue per employee is $290.2 k.

  • Who are TransUnion competitors?

    Competitors of TransUnion include Serasa Experian, CoreLogic and CRIF.

  • Where is TransUnion headquarters?

    TransUnion headquarters is located at 555 W Adams St, Chicago.

  • Where are TransUnion offices?

    TransUnion has offices in Chicago, Gaborone, São Paulo, Burlington and in 22 other locations.

  • How many offices does TransUnion have?

    TransUnion has 26 offices.