December 19, 2017
A data aggregation startup in the suburbs of Washington DC is aiming to be a specialist provider of demographic data on Indians for commercial use. Apriori, founded by Igor Kyrylenko, sifts through publicly available data to craft profiles used to evaluate credit worthiness and to sell targeted consumer products in one of the world’s fastest growing economies, which is also digitising rapidly. (more…)
December 19, 2017
BENGALURU: A data aggregation startup in America is aiming to be a specialist provider of demographic data on Indians, a market that is gaining currency as the country digitises rapidly and accurate information on a growing population of middle class consumers becomes valuable. ￼Apriori, based in a Washington DC suburb, relies on information from voter registration data and the India Post among others, to analyse and draw inferences on consumer behaviour that is used primarily by financial services companies including credit bureaus and insurance providers.
July 27, 2017
McLean, Virginia, July 7th, 2017 – Apriori, an international data aggregator, has signed an agreement with TransUnion Software Services Pvt. Ltd. (TUSSPL), Apriori announced today. Apriori will provide TUSSPL with its database that has been aggregated from various sources.
TUSSPL, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of TransUnion LLC, provides electronic application approval and identity and verification solutions to credit institutions in India, enabling faster and easier disbursal of credit to individuals and companies across the country. It will use the Apriori database for verification purposes and to establish age and identity information provided by credit applicants, most of whom are “unbanked,” meaning they do not have accounts at banks or other financial institutions. (more…)
May 12, 2017
TruNarrative: “Our partnership with Apriori Data in India fuses leading data coverage with TruNarrative’s global Fraud, Identity and AML software that delivers a true consortium to eliminate criminal activity and improved customer experience.”
TruNarrative, a global provider of fraud and compliance risk solutions, has partnered with Apriori, an international data provider to allow their customers to access India’s wealth of data, enabling businesses to safely grow market share with the knowledge they have a robust way of verifying local citizens. (more…)
October 17, 2016
Credit bureaus, financial institutions, marketers, and others can gain access to government-issued identification records on nearly 2 billion consumers through data aggregator Apriori. The company, which was formed two years ago, focuses on obtaining and processing data from emerging markets. It has obtained all records available on every registered voter 18 years and older in India. Nearly 900 million records are available. All data, which comes directly from the India Electoral Authority in each state and territory, has been parsed and cleansed.