CoreLogic Credco Teams with CurveNorth to Deliver Single Source Merchant Verification and Screening Solutions

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October 05, 2010, Poway, Calif. –

Integration Delivers Instant Merchant Prequalification in Real-time for ISOs and Acquirers

CoreLogic Credco, the nation’s leading provider of merged credit reporting solutions and a division of CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of consumer, financial and property information, analytics and services, today announced the integration of its credit-based information solutions with CurveNorth, a California-based software solutions company for the merchant processing industry. Under the integration agreement, CoreLogic Credco will deliver a host of merchant prequalification and screening solutions directly through CurveNorth’s merchant management system, Merchant-Flo, including credit reports, identity verification, bureau fraud checks, criminal background checks, and more.

The partnership, effective August 1st of this year, means that participating ISOs and acquirers now have convenient, single-source access to fast, reliable risk mitigation and merchant prequalification solutions to help streamline the merchant boarding process.

“Our integration with CoreLogic Credco further expands the features and functionality of the Merchant-Flo platform, enabling ISOs and other merchant acquirers to perform fast, reliable merchant verification and screening conveniently through our web-based platform,” said Martin D. Weel, president and CEO of CurveNorth. “We are happy to be partnered with a best-of-class credit information and risk mitigation solutions provider that’s equally dedicated to serving our customers in the merchant services market.”

CurveNorth is the most recent integration partnership for the CoreLogic Credco merchant services division which leverages one of the nation’s largest consumer and business databases to deliver advanced, real-time evaluation tools and information solutions for the merchant screening industry.

“We’re excited to enter into our partnership with CurveNorth, which complements and enriches the overall capabilities of their Merchant-Flo platform,” said Kevin Clements, senior vice president of CoreLogic Credco. “The seamless integration allows users to access a thorough set of critical decisioning data elements, which simplifies and streamlines the merchant boarding process for their customers.”

CoreLogic Credco’s credit-based information and risk mitigation solutions are integrated on more than 150 system platforms across a broad range of industries, including the merchant services, mortgage, automotive and bankruptcy markets.

About CurveNorth
Based in Silverado, Calif., CurveNorth, Inc. is dedicated to developing software solutions for the merchant processing industry. Its flagship product, Merchant-Flo, is designed specifically to address everyday workflow challenges for merchant services professionals. Merchant-Flo allows users to manage the entire merchant interaction – from sales to underwriting, merchant boarding and residual management – all in a quick and easy, paperless workflow environment using a Web browser. For more information visit

About CoreLogic Credco
Tracing its history over 50 years, CoreLogic Credco is the nation’s number one provider of merged and specialized credit reports, processing over 90 million credit and related transactions annually. With access to one of the nation’s largest consumer and business databases, CoreLogic Credco leads the merchant services; automotive; mortgage; recreational vehicle; marine; bankruptcy and other specialty credit and retail markets with a broad range of advanced business information solutions designed to reduce risk and improve business performance. For more information visit

About CoreLogic
CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX) is a leading provider of consumer, financial and property information, analytics and services to business and government. The company combines public, contributory and proprietary data to develop predictive decision analytics and provide business services that bring dynamic insight and transparency to the markets it serves. CoreLogic has built the largest U.S. real estate, mortgage application, fraud, and loan performance databases and is a leading provider of mortgage and automotive credit reporting, property tax, valuation, flood determination, and geospatial analytics and services. More than one million users rely on CoreLogic to assess risk, support underwriting, investment and marketing decisions, prevent fraud, and improve business performance in their daily operations. Formerly the information solutions group of The First American Corporation, CoreLogic began trading under the ticker CLGX on the NYSE on June 2, 2010. The company, headquartered in Santa Ana, Calif., has more than 10,000 employees globally with 2009 revenues of $2 billion. For more information visit

CoreLogic and Credco are both registered trademarks of CoreLogic.