Newly Released Industry Data Enables Business Appraisers to Begin Valuation and Benchmark Reporting on 2002 Year-End Statistics Integra Information, a division of MicroBilt Corporation, a leader in proprietary financial data and analysis services, offers industry information that is vital in today's ever-changing economy has announced their release of 2002 year-end data through their online gateway to industry valuation reports. As tumultuous as 2002 was, industry experts, valuation analysts, as well as business appraisers, have been waiting anxiously for this data. IntegraInfo.com offers information that companies need today to determine their future strategies in today's uncertain economic times. Regardless of company industry or size, having access to vital financial information can be essential to a business' success. Using unique tools and services to provide this information, Integra provides the fastest, easiest access to industry benchmarks, norms, valuation data, risk management tools, and other private company information needs with customized features and a custom database that helps companies get the answers they need, when they need them. The recent release enables valuation professionals to access and integrate 2002 industry data into existing financial applications, customer files or displays the data in a custom format. "Integra Information reports have proven to be a valuable resource for us," stated Yassir Karam, Senior Manager for Clifton Gunderson LLP. The firm is an Integra subscriber and the 12th largest CPA and consulting firm in the country, providing clients with a variety of services ranging from traditional auditing and accounting services to governmental services, tax and financial planning, technology consulting, business valuation, forensic services and employee benefit services, as well as specialized services for specific business sectors. Integra Information's database provides much more than that of the leading competitor on the market by offering twice as many industry choices, significantly larger sample sizes and sales ranges and does not charge royalty fees for publishing data obtained through the database. "Having access to updated information is always critical to anyone making key business or lending decisions," stated David Asofsky, Division Manager of Integra Information. "Especially in this turbulent economy using information that reflects the performance of companies during these changes can put a company one step up on the competition." Clients such as Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Merrill Lynch, Bank One and LexisNexis are among the major banks, finance companies, brokerage firms, insurance companies, valuation firms, consulting firms, online information companies, and other business Internet portals that use Integra's information on a daily basis to make better lending decisions, provide financial analysis and advise companies intelligently based on industry analysis. About Integra Information:
Founded in 1995, Integra Information, a division of MicroBilt Corporation provides knowledge-based analytical tools and information services to the nation's leading professional and financial services firms serving privately held businesses. Integra Information is the foremost authority on all information pertaining to the industry financial performance of privately held businesses. The company is also a leading provider of Web-based management tools to help entrepreneurs make critical decisions. For more information, contact Integra Information, A division of MicroBilt Corporation, 1640 Airport Road, Suite 115, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Telephone: 1-800-780-2660. About MicroBilt:
MicroBilt Corporation, a division of Bristol Investments, Ltd., is the single source and preferred provider of decision critical information that responsibly assists businesses in reducing risk and managing their business. MicroBilt provides online access to consumer and commercial credit bureau data with automated decisioning and collection services. MicroBilt also offers additional data products, which include a basic person search, criminal conviction, bankruptcy, liens, judgments, motor vehicle, employment background and bank history reports at creditcommander.microbilt.com
or through a direct interface utilizing their systems integration tool kit. Also, a leader in proprietary financial data and analysis services through their subsidiary Integra Information, they offer industry benchmarking, norms, valuation data, risk management tools and other private company financial data that helps companies get the answers they need, when they need them. Another subsidiary, FIData Inc., offers instant online and call center lending solutions The company also enables businesses to enhance their content offerings by delivering private labeled content or web sites to their established online communities. MicroBilt is certified through and provides interfaces with the three consumer bureaus, Equifax (NYSE: EFX), Experian (London Stock Exchange: GUS) and Trans Union as well as, D&B and Experian Business. The company maintains offices in GA and NJ. For more information, call 1-800-884-4747.