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Direct 2.0

April 26, 2019

If you need assistance implementing these changes, or have questions regarding the new features or business elements, please contact the D&B Direct Customer Support team at (866) 465-3829 or submit an online request for assistance.

Service Additions and Changes

The following additions were implemented to the D&B Direct 2.0 API:

Custom Product ServiceALLSOAP/RESTNew SBRI data element OpenAccountsCurrentBalancePercentage has been added.
XPath : Product.Organization.BorrowerAnalytics.CreditCardAccountSummary.OpenAccountsCurrentBalancePercentage
Compliance Verification Service Firmographic Product Service Custom Product Service ALLSOAP/RESTFix to populate proper OrganizationIdentificationNumber element for Type Code - United Social Credit Code (CN) for China.
Compliance Verification Service Financial Product Service Custom Product Service ALLSOAP/RESTMapping fix to populate Audit Indicator for GB/IE.
XPath : Product.Organization.Financial.FinancialStatement.StatementHeaderDetails.AuditIndicator
Firmographic Product ServiceALLSOAP/RESTDeprecated InDateStatusText element
XPath : Product.InDateStatusText
TotalInquiriesCount element has been removed.
XPath : Product.Organization.SubjectHeader.TotalInquiriesCount
SBRI product Service Firmographic Product ServiceALLSOAP/RESTDescription has been updated for FullReportDate element.
XPath : Product.Organization.SubjectHeader.FullReportDate
Industry Product ServiceALLSOAP/RESTResearch - State/Province (IND_ADV) product is deprecated.
Linkage ServiceV4.0SOAP/RESTResult Code PD019 added to return when product size exceeds maximum limit.

Data Primer

This Microsoft Exceltm spreadsheet identifies the business elements and data fields delivered by each D&B Data product, along with the data types and definitions. Also available is a chart showing what countries have data available for each D&B Data product. More details...

Data PrimerReleasedRefreshed*
Directional-Data-Primer-v176.zipApril 26, 2019 

*These files are periodically refreshed with the latest business element definitions, and to incorporate any adjustments/minor corrections made to the services.