From Bankruptcy Data Provider to Global Financial Services Company.
the last 15 years, AIS has leveraged its knowledge, experience and
relationships as a leading data provider to creatively and strategically
expand our solution set to include technology, account management,
underwriting/purchasing support and consultative services.
Evolution Through Innovation
American InfoSource was founded in 2000, but its roots in data collection reach as far back as 1990.
1990: Founded Hogan Information ServicesManagement
team placed proprietary software and computers in courthouses to
collect public record information, Became leading supplier of courthouse
information and services in the United States.
1995: Built Direct Connection to Bankruptcy CourtsManagement
team utilized proprietary technology and previous data collection
experience to create the first comprehensive bankruptcy database.
2000: Founded American InfoSourceDeveloped
industry-leading, third generation bankruptcy database, Created
proprietary matching logic - SmartMatch, Became exclusive supplier of
bankruptcy data to Visa and MasterCard.
2007: Launched Groundbreaking Bankruptcy Proof of Claim Filing EngineBuilt
state-of-the-art claim filing software for major card issuer,
Highly-automated solution brought enhanced efficiency to the claim
filing process for clients.
2008: Designed Chapter 7 Asset Identification ProgramUtilized
proprietary data-mining technology to quickly detect when assets become
available, Specialized process helped Top 5 Bank tap into hidden
2008: Built Industry-Preferred, Nationwide Probate DatabaseRelied
on previous courthouse experience to develop data collection process,
Deployed information compilers with laptops to county courts to key new
probate records and upload to central database, Leveraged bankruptcy
relationship to partner with Top 5 Bank as primary servicer for probate
2010: Became Largest Filer of Bankruptcy Proofs of ClaimUsed
proprietary claim filing software and industry-leading bankruptcy
database to file proofs of claim on behalf of six of the Top 10 card
issuers in the U.S., Filed 520,639 claims totaling $3.4 billion in 2010.
2012: Entered Secured Bankruptcy Servicing Space with Ascension Capital Group Acquisition
AIS' bankruptcy data, servicing technology and brand protection
programs with Ascension's operational resources and legal expertise,
Created the most comprehensive bankruptcy servicing platform in the
industry, Gained key client partnerships in the secured market.
2013: Launched Debt Settlement Servicing SolutionCreated
new, innovative solution in a market where competition is scarce,
Partnered with Top 5 Bank to build proprietary desktop software for
clients that increased efficiency, compliance and reporting capabilities
for settling accounts with DSCs, Built internal process allowing AIS to
make settlements on client's behalf using industry-best debt settlement