Moody’s has completed its acquisition of Cortera, a provider of North American credit data and workflow solutions. The acquisition enhances the company’s risk assessment capabilities and extends its coverage in the small and medium enterprise segment. Cortera also augments Moody’s Orbis database of private company information – acquired along with Bureau van Dijk in 2017 – and enhances its KYC, commercial lending, and supply chain solutions.
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Moody’s Completes Acquisition of Credit Data Provider Cortera
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