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):
February 6, 2013
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations
and Financial Condition.
On February 6, 2013, Equifax Inc. issued
a press release disclosing financial results for the three and twelve month periods ended December 31, 2012, and also announcing
an increase in the quarterly cash dividend. The Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share, payable
on March 15, 2013, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 22, 2013. This is a 22% increase over the
previous quarterly dividend rate of $0.18 per share.
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.
|99.1||Press release of Equifax Inc. dated February 6, 2013.|
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.
||/s/ Lee Adrean|
||Corporate Vice President and |
||Chief Financial Officer|
The following exhibit is being filed with this report:
||Press release of Equifax Inc. dated February 6, 2013.|