2021: A landmark year for OpenCorporates

By Sarah Arana-Morton, CEO of OpenCorporates 2021 has highlighted just how important it is that company data is transparent and open to all. Now more than ever, it is crucial to understand precisely who you are in business with and how the company landscape is changing. We see this clearly with many more compa​​nies and … Continue reading 2021: A landmark year for OpenCorporates

Fresh US company data: Why it matters & how we deliver it to you

To leverage company data with confidence, you need to know that it’s as up-to-date as possible. But thousands of companies are created every day, and the fundamental information on existing companies changes all the time. This makes it difficult to get fresh data about companies in one US state alone. But it’s even more challenging … Continue reading Fresh US company data: Why it matters & how we deliver it to you

Press Release: OpenCorporates appoints new CTO to scale transparent company data platform

Andrew Dunn, former CTO of Arachnys, joins OpenCorporates to transform the OpenCorporates data platform  London, 15th December, 2021  OpenCorporates, the go-to foundational source of reliable, transparent and up-to-date company data, has appointed Andrew Dunn as its new Chief Technology Officer. Dunn is a technology leader and seasoned CTO who brings a strong track record of … Continue reading Press Release: OpenCorporates appoints new CTO to scale transparent company data platform

[Podcast] Pandora Papers: A wake up call?

The Pandora Papers came and went. Now what? Following the publication of  the Pandora Papers in early October 2021, this podcast analyses the legacy of the investigation so far, and what the anti-financial crime community should be doing in response. The investigation can and should act as a wake up call – driving forward the … Continue reading [Podcast] Pandora Papers: A wake up call?

Understanding small companies: Why you need data from official sources

Understanding the universe of small companies that exists is critical for most organisations – especially financial services firms. Core business functions like customer due diligence and credit risk checks rely on it. Yet because the company data landscape is fractured, this makes it difficult to know what companies exist – and not all data sources … Continue reading Understanding small companies: Why you need data from official sources

Tresata partners with OpenCorporates in the fight against financial crime

Tresata’s AI platform integrates global company data from OpenCorporates to expose bad actors and actualize potential nth degree party risk Tresata and OpenCorporates announced today a global partnership that will transform the way white collar crime experts, financial institutions, investigative journalists, risk and compliance leaders, and citizens at large combat financial crime. This partnership will … Continue reading Tresata partners with OpenCorporates in the fight against financial crime

Dark Money Conference keynote highlights: Joining the data dots

Our Chief Impact Officer, Rebecca Lee, recently presented a keynote presentation at the Dark Money Conference 2021 on how our efforts to collect and join the dots in company data help the anti-financial crime community. In this blog post, we share the key highlights from her keynote, and shed light on some of the key … Continue reading Dark Money Conference keynote highlights: Joining the data dots

OpenCorporates’ data helps the OECD analyse multinational enterprises

Multinational enterprises have a major impact on our economies and societies – so we all need to understand where they are, how they operate and where they pay taxes.  That’s why the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) set up a knowledge graph to improve the available information on multinationals.  The Analytical Database on … Continue reading OpenCorporates’ data helps the OECD analyse multinational enterprises

Want to collect the world’s company data by yourself? Read this first!

Data, tech or product professionals that we speak to often tell us a familiar tale. They started off trying to collect the world’s company data themselves to power their new solution or platform.  They had limited success at first, realised how difficult it is, and then thought: “there must be a better way – and … Continue reading Want to collect the world’s company data by yourself? Read this first!

Highlights: Why transparent company data should be on your product roadmap

Company data enables product managers to build tools that help their users solve a range of challenges: from risk management to trend analysis.  But the company data landscape has held product managers back until recently, as accessing global data in the way it’s needed can be far from straightforward — and the data you could … Continue reading Highlights: Why transparent company data should be on your product roadmap