The company

CRIF is a global company specializing in credit bureau reporting & business information systems, analytics, outsourcing, and processing services, as well as advanced digital solutions for business development and open banking.


Financial institutions


Insurance companies


Business clients



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 in their everyday financial journey, through trusted information, advanced cutting-edge solutions, and unique expert knowledge.

Our Values


Supporting Trust & passion

Our commitment to upholding integrity and supporting responsible operations across all facets of our business is the cornerstone of our corporate values. This includes conscientiously handling our data, respecting our people, and safeguarding the environment. We believe in nurturing a positive work environment to unlock its full potentials.

2 Embracing Diversity

Embracing diversity

We recognize the value of every individual, both as human being and as citizen of the world. We acknowledge the contribution that each single can give to the community, embracing diversity as a means of growth and progress.

3 Pursuing Excellence

Pursuing excellence

Our commitment is to deliver the highest quality of service consistently, regardless of the global location. We provide our clients with the tools, knowledge, and insights they need to thrive in a dynamic and ever-changing financial landscape. Our pledge to quality remains unwavering, making us the trusted partner throughout the world.

4 Thinking Outside The Box

Thinking outside the box

We understand our impact on lives and invest maximum effort in pursuing audacious goals. We impose no limits to our search for excellence, facing our quest with an open-mindset towards an insightful, efficient, and successful future.

5 Being At The Cutting Edge

Being at the cutting edge

Innovation is our propelling engine towards understanding the needs of global markets. It is the heart of who we are and what we do. We explore the markets’ intricacies, allowing partners to anticipate trends while offering tailored solutions. We empower clients to reach new heights, forging a brighter future.

Challenging Time 1000

Challenging time

We constantly challenge ourselves, while focusing on our action to anticipate market needs. We keep our competitive edge high to help our clients be always one step ahead, while elevating their standards and performances.


Sustainability according to CRIF: commitment to the ecosystem of partners, suppliers, and customers, their people, the community, and the environment.

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.


country-based operations


subsidiary companies




countries with credit reporting system projects


software installations


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