We're constantly carrying out work that helps improve & enhance our company data. Some of our recent small changes don't warrant a full blog post, so here's a list of some newsworthy updates that we've made recently.
Spanish Industry Minister resigns, following historic data found on OpenCorporates
On Monday, OpenCorporates got an email from a Spanish journalist, asking to confirm that information we'd got on some long-dissolved UK companies was correct. First of all, nice to meet you and congratulations (and thank you) for an incredible project as OpenCorporate is In Spain, today, we are talking about a Spanish Minister who was … Continue reading Spanish Industry Minister resigns, following historic data found on OpenCorporates
Civio hosts #FlashHacks event in Madrid
On March 15th, Civio hosted a #FlashHacks event in Madrid to , a data scraping extract & liberate data to feed the Map The Banks project, an Open Corporates initiative we have partnered with. The aim was to release data from financial institutions and pass them to open formats, giving developers and coders an opportunity … Continue reading Civio hosts #FlashHacks event in Madrid
Now with 1.7 million Spanish companies (& 700,000 Panamanian ones)
One of the two most request jurisdictions for OpenCorporates to start covering has been Spain (the other one, for obvious reasons, is Delaware, in the US). It's not hard to understand why, as the official register doesn't even allow you to search for a company name without subscribing to its paid service. In case this … Continue reading Now with 1.7 million Spanish companies (& 700,000 Panamanian ones)