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Deal-Making Due Diligence

Identify, screen and negotiate the best new deals for your business

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Identify and screen targets globally

Access a complete view of financials, ratings, ownership structure, compliance, and more

Flag potential financial, legal and regulatory risks

Streamline and shorten the entire due diligence process

Example Workflow

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1Select a company or multiple records from your database and connect to D&B Direct
2Pull financial, predictive analytics, risk ratings, ownership, and linkages data into your records
3Integrate insights directly into your database or application to better identify and negotiate the best deals
4Get real-time updates to your records with monitoring to ensure the most up to date info

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