Your global partner in ever-evolving markets
Your global partner in ever-evolving markets

Specializing in credit information systems, business information and credit management solutions, CRIF offers banks, financial institutions, utility companies and businesses qualified support in every phase of the customer relationship: from the planning of development strategies to acquisition, through to portfolio management and credit collection.
CRIF's growth is driven by a global approach and vision. Established in 1988 in Bologna (Italy), CRIF operates in four continents (Europe, America, Africa and Asia).

CRIF is the leading provider in continental Europe of banking credit information, one of the key players worldwide providing integrated services and solutions for business & commercial information and credit & marketing management, and is included in the prestigious FinTech 100, a ranking of the leading global technology solution providers to the financial services industry.
Nowadays more than 6,300 banks and financial institutions, 44,000 business clients and 240,000 consumers use CRIF services in 50 countries on a daily basis.

CRIF is an independent company with 90% of its capital held by founder members and management, and the remaining 10% approximately by various credit institutions. Among the latter, 3 international banks have been present in the shareholding group since the 1990s, namely BNL-BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank and Banco Popolare (the largest Italian public cooperative credit institution).
In 2016, CRIF's total revenue was 480 million of euro. Current equity amounts to 176,2 million of euro. 


29 country-based operations

67 subsidiary companies

4,200 staff professionals to serve you 

480 million of euro total revenue (2016)

176,2 million of euro current equity (2016)