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History Section
Found in the Business Information and Comprehensive Insight Plus Reports, the History Section typically includes details on the company's history, including:
  • Incorporation details, par value of shares and ownership information.
  • Background information on management, such as the educational and career history of the company principals.
  • Related companies, including identification of parent, affiliates, subsidiaries and/or branches worldwide.
The History Section may also include corporate registration details, which can help you to:
  • Verify the existence of a registered organization.
  • Confirm legal information, such as a company's organizational structure, date and state of incorporation.
  • Research possible fraud by reviewing names of principals and business standing within a state.
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