News release: 31 July 2008


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Experian background checking re-brand signals further innovation for clients

Nottingham, UK, 31 July 2008 - Experian¨, the global information services company, today announced the re-branding of BackgroundChecking.com to Experian Background Checking.   Experian acquired the specialists in candidate pre- and post-employment job screening in May 2006.

As Experian Background Checking, the business will leverage the data and international presence of Experian to accelerate the development of new candidate verification services.

Avis Easteal, General Manager at Experian Background Checking, comments: "The re-brand to Experian Background Checking underlines the extent of Experian's resources and data capabilities at our clients' disposal.  By collaborating with other Experian businesses we are in a commanding position to drive even greater innovations in candidate verification."