CRIF is a leader in the provision, management, and operation of credit bureaus worldwide
CRIF’s unique mix of a state-of-the-art technological platform, fully customizable local components, and wide availability of value-added solutions has ensured successful installation and continued growth of our bureau solutions in 20 countries since the 1990s. As an expert operator of credit bureaus across four continents, CRIF has been able to support many greenfield markets in transitioning from start-up to regional leaders, whether through consulting, participation at board level, or direct ownership.
Currently, over 6,000 banks and financial institutions, including over 50% of the top 500 global banks, use CRIF credit bureau solutions around the world.
CRIF Credit Bureau Solution
A state-of-the-art solution for credit bureaus
Information Bureau Platform
Our world-class bureau platforms have enabled the creation of bureaus for CRIF companies and clients alike
Credit Bureu Scores
Invaluable tools to improve the analytical powers of credit risk managers, and implement automated decision policies
A fully customizable connectivity tool that allows our clients to access multiple data sources
Finding hidden patterns and relationships in credit bureau data is a key to building new and advanced statistical indicators
Antananarivo, 19 February 2020
Launch of the first Credit Information Bureau in Madagascar
Banky Foiben'i Madagasikara (BFM) and CRIF Group have today announced the launch of the first Credit Information Bureau in Madagascar during a workshop held at Hotel Colbert in the presence of the Governor of Banky Foiben'i Madagasikara (BFM), the Country Managers of the International Finance Corporation (IFC), and the World Bank in Madagascar.
Dublin, 31 January, 2020
Ireland’s economy remains strong despite Brexit uncertainty: 2019 marks third record-breaking year for new company registrations
2019 marked the third consecutive record-breaking year for new company start-ups according to business and credit risk finance analyst CRIF Vision-net.
Frankfurt, December, 2019
CRIF BÜRGEL becomes a member of Frankfurt Main Finance from January 1, 2020
Since 2008, Frankfurt Main Finance has been the financial center initiative for Frankfurt, the leading financial center in Germany and the Eurozone.
Bologna, February 03, 2020
CRIF finalizes the acquisition of 100% of Inventia, strengthening its digital onboarding leadership position
CRIF became a majority shareholder in Inventia back in March 2019 and, with the acquisition of the entire block of shares, it ensures the continuity of its strategy to strengthen its innovative solutions for digital onboarding on the market, guaranteeing an increasingly fast and satisfactory customer experience to the clients of credit institutions, insurance companies, utilities and telcos.
Nassau (Bahamas) and Bologna (Italy), December 23, 2019
CRIF officially obtains the license to establish and operate the first credit bureau in the Bahamas
The Central Bank of The Bahamas has recently issued a license to CRIF, allowing it establish the first private credit bureau in the country. As a result, Bahamian commercial banks, credit unions and other eligible lenders will be required to share credit information with CRIF and allowed to access credit reports once the credit bureau will be operational.
Jakarta (Indonesia) and Bologna (Italy), October 23, 2019
CRIF obtains a license to operate a private credit bureau in Indonesia through its affiliate company PT CLIK
The establishment of a credit bureau will help develop the local credit market, allowing SMEs and consumers to move to a more advanced market based on credit references.