Equifax 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 2, 2009
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 2, 2009, Equifax Inc. issued a press release relating to the acquisition of Rapid Reporting Verification Company, a privately-held national provider of IRS tax transcript information and social security number authentication services based in Ft. Worth, Texas. The purchase price for the acquisition was $72.5 million. A copy of the text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto. The information in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
The following exhibit is being furnished with this report: