The company

CRIF offers banks, financial institutions, utility companies and businesses qualified support in every phase of the customer relationship.

10k+

Financial institutions

600+

Insurance companies

82k+

Business clients

1M+

Consumers

Moreover, CRIF makes its knowledge and information assets available to consumers through services which are specially designed to help them take decisions calmly and with knowledge of the credit and property markets.

CRIF is committed to digital financial inclusion. We work responsibly to offer innovative solutions to support our customers to enhance access to credit in compliance, granting a digital access and use of financial services by excluded and underserved people.

Our mission

The mission that drives CRIF is to create value and new opportunities for consumers and businesses by providing reliable information and solutions, allowing more powerful decisions and accelerating digital innovation.

Since 1988, CRIF has been responsibly supporting its clients glocally in their everyday financial journey, through trusted information, advanced cutting-edge solutions, and unique expert knowledge.

CRIF helps credit supply meet demand; supporting institutions to manage lending more efficiently and effectively and providing specific help to millions of consumers and businesses to access credit more easily. CRIF provides advanced solutions to decision-makers in the banking, financial, insurance, telecommunications, utilities and business world, starting from listening and understanding the business needs which make each company unique and different. Every day, the people at CRIF serve their clients with knowledge, commitment and passion to help them to grow: together to the next level.

Our Values

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Being at the cutting edge

Thanks to your capacity to understand the needs of global markets and to innovate. To be at the cutting edge.

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Thinking outside the box

Always asking yourself "why not" and not putting limits on reaching challenging objectives.

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Widening our view

By not taking anything for granted and aspiring to be the best.

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Pursuing excellence

In order to ensure the best quality of service at all times, wherever you work in the world.

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Challenging time

Your efficiency in anticipating market needs and moving swiftly into action, keeps us sharp.

Embracing Worlwide Differences

Embracing worldwide differences

As citizens of the world, we reach new horizons.

Sustainability

Commitment to the ecosystem of partners, suppliers, and customers, their people, the community, and the environment.

social responsibility

Our global presence

Established in 1988 in Bologna (Italy), CRIF has a global presence, operating over four continents (Europe, America, Africa and Asia).

Today, CRIF is the leader in Italy for retail credit management and lending support solutions and, thanks to the expertise acquired over more than 30 years of activity in highly competitive markets, it is the leading group in continental Europe in the banking information sector and one of the main operators on an international level for integrated business and commercial information and credit and marketing management services.

40+

country-based operations

85+

subsidiary companies

4

continents

29

countries with credit reporting system projects

500+

software installations

6500 +

professionals at your service

  • Argentina

    Buenos Aires

  • Austria

    Vienna

  • Azerbaijan

    Baku

  • Bahamas

    Nassau

  • Bulgaria

    Sofia

  • China

    Beijing

    Hong Kong SAR

    Shanghai

    Shenzhen

  • Cyprus

    Nicosia

  • Czech Republic

    Prague

  • Egypt

    Cairo

  • France

    Paris

  • Germany

    Hamburg

    Karlsruhe

    Munich

  • Greece

    Athens

    Crete

    Larissa

    Patras

    Thessaloniki

  • KSA

    Riyadh - in partnership with Bayan

  • India

    Mumbai

    Pune

  • Indonesia

    Jakarta

  • Ireland

    Dublin

  • Italy

    Bologna

    Milan

    Rome

    Buja (UD)

  • Jamaica

    Kingston

  • Jordan

    Amman

  • Kyrgyzstan

    Bishkek

  • Madagascar

    Antananarivo

  • Malaysia

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Mexico

    Mexico City

  • Philippines

    Manila

  • Poland

    Krakow

  • Republic of Singapore

    Singapore

  • Romania

    Bucharest

  • Slovak Republic

    Bratislava

  • Slovenia

    Koper

    Maribor

  • Spain

    Barcelona

  • Switzerland

    Zurich

  • Tajikistan

    Dushanbe

  • Taiwan Region

    Taipei

  • Turkey

    Istanbul

  • UAE

    Dubai

  • UK

    London

  • USA

    Atlanta

    Miami

  • Uzbekistan

    Tashkent

  • Vietnam

    Hanoi

    Ho Chi Minh City

Our history

Major milestones

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2021

Further expansion of new digital offering to include payments

Launch of new strategic business lines. Growth of CRIF Innovation Lab worldwide with stakes in startups and early growth companies

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2020

Ecosystem and new digital offering consolidation

Launch of CRIF Digital platform.

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2018

Leadership in over 30 countries

AISP license valid in 31 countries.

Beijing

2011

Global Company

Establishment and consolidation of full CRIF offering across the Far East, India, DACH countries, and Middle East. EU Registration of CRIF as a Credit Rating Agency.

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2000

International Growth

Establishment and consolidation of full CRIF offering across Continental Europe, New Europe, the USA and Mexico.

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1994

Offering

Development of full offering in Italy.

Bologna

1988

Founded in Bologna

Establishment and consolidation of the credit reporting infrastructure in Italy.

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