Data firm is bought out

Leeds-based Callcredit Information Group has bought data provider The Trading Floor of Sowerby Bridge.

Callcredit says it will allow it to offer clients a wider range of services. The Trading Floor has the largest multi-channel transactional database in the UK.

Christopher Savage, managing director of Callcredit Marketing Solutions, said: "The acquisiton of The Trading Floor brings our clients the freshest and most responsive data available in the market."

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