Live Q&A with CDIA

Accurate and complete credit data is integral to the overall safety and soundness of the economy as well as post-pandemic economic recovery. Data suppression in the wake of COVID-19 has been a hot topic in our field today, however research shows data suppression is more harmful for consumers and credit economies than not reporting accurately […]

Accelerating Post-COVID Recovery

Dr. Turner will be participating in this videoconference hosted by the Asia-Pacific Financial Forum and Thai Bankers’ Association. He will be discussing policy and regulatory measures to support MSMEs, and specifically how policies governing credit reporting should be handled under the present circumstances. Read PERC’s research on small business recovery from disasters here, and our […]

Treatment of Credit Data in a Crisis: Practical Considerations & Challenges

The PERC team attended this online webinar on credit reporting policy issues surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, hosted by the International Finance Corporation. Several industry experts shared the approaches their countries were taking, as well as their thoughts on the International Committee for Credit Reporting’s (ICCR) guidance on this issue.

Spring 2020 ICCR Meeting

Dr. Turner will be attending the Spring 2020 International Committee for Credit Reporting meeting hosted by the Bundesbank. Stay tuned for more details!

5th Africa CIS Conference

Patrick Walker participated in the 5th Africa Credit Information Sharing Conference, hosted by CIS Kenya, on “Embedding Robust Credit Infrastructure for Accelerate Economic Growth in Africa: Roadmap towards Inclusive and Sustainable Growth.” Learn more about the event and register here.

Accuracy in Consumer Reporting

Dr. Turner participated as a panelist in this joint Consumer Financial Protection Bureau-Federal Trade Commission workshop. He spoke on “Current Accuracy Topics in Traditional Credit Reporting,” and the seminal PERC and FTC reports on credit data accuracy. Watch the live webcast here.

Digital Financial Inclusion Summit

Dr. Turner will be attending the Institute of International Finance’s Digital Financial Inclusion Summit in Cairo. Topics include mainstreaming digital financial inclusion, modernizing the financial inclusion process, and integrating emerging markets into the global economy. Click here for more details.

Fall 2019 ICCR Meeting

The APCC will be attending the Fall 2019 ICCR meeting. Stay tuned for more details!

Workshop on Credit Reporting Systems

Dr. Turner will be attending and participating in the APEC workshop on credit reporting systems in Santiago. Topics of discussion include credit reporting in the digital age, new technologies, and impacts on financial inclusion. Stay tuned for more details.


The Qingdao Guofu Financial Assets Exchange Co. Ltd is hosting the 7th International Symposium on Warehouse Finance and Collateral Management in Qingdao. The conference will focus on warehouse technology. More details are coming soon.