Experian plc EXPN Completion of acquisition

  Experian plc (EXPN) - Completion of acquisition

RNS Number : 9106R
Experian plc
23 November 2012






                                                                  news release

                                                                             

                                                                             

       Experian completes acquisition of additional interest in Serasa

                                      

23 November 2012 - further to its announcement of 23 October 2012, Experian,
the global information services company, is pleased to announce that all
conditions regarding the acquisition of a further 29.6% interest in Serasa
S.A. ("Serasa") have been satisfied. The purchase consideration has been paid
and the transaction has been completed. Experian's total holding in Serasa is
now 99.6%. 



Contacts



Experian




Nadia Ridout-Jamieson  Director of Investor
Relations +44 (0)20 3042 4215

James Russell Director of Corporate
Communications



RLM Finsbury

Rollo Head 
  +44
(0)20 7251 3801

Don Hunter



About Experian

Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data
and analytical tools to clients around the world. The Group helps businesses
to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate
decision making. Experian also helps individuals to check their credit report
and credit score, and protect against identity theft.

Experian plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a
constituent of the FTSE 100 index. Total revenue for the year ended 31 March
2012 was US$4.5 billion. Experian employs approximately 17,000 people in 44
countries and has its corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, with
operational headquarters in Nottingham, UK; California, US; and São Paulo,
Brazil.

For more information, visithttp://www.experianplc.com.



Certain statements made in this announcement are forward looking statements.
Such statements are based on current expectations and are subject to a number
of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events or results to differ
materially from any expected future events or results referred to in these
forward looking statements.

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