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
Hamburg, March 14, 2019
The majority of bank customers have not yet heard of PSD2
A representative survey of 1,000 consumers conducted in November 2018 on behalf of the information service provider CRIF BÜRGEL shows that 69 percent of the respondents had never heard of PSD2.
Milan, March 13, 2019
CRIF becomes a Fintech District partner
CRIF has chosen to work with one of the most advanced international Fintech hubs to facilitate contact with Fintech startups and develop projects.
Mumbai, March 6, 2019
CRIF High Mark, CreditVidya Seal First-of-its-kind Partnership in India
CRIF High Mark, a leading credit bureau licensed by the RBI, and CreditVidya, the leader in alternative data-based credit assessment, announced a strategic tie-up to provide lenders with credit scoring even for new-to-credit and 'thin-file' customers.
Bologna, March 7, 2019
CRIF acquires majority stake in Inventia - the digital identification software company
The partnership between Inventia and CRIF has already brought about important business results in Italy and in other European countries, where a joint solution has found approval in the mobile and financial markets.
Paris, February 22, 2019
BNP Paribas Personal Finance and CRIF S.P.A. launch SONAR, a pan-European risk flow platform for car dealers credit limit granting and management
In order to support the evolving needs of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and car dealers in a rapidly changing environment, BNP Paribas Personal Finance and CRIF S.P.A. have developed a scalable, end-to-end credit platform designed at a HQ level, deployed in 14 countries and serving around 7000 BNP Paribas Personal Finance car dealers.
London and Bologna (Italy), November 29, 2018
CRIF becomes the first Open Banking AISP to be registered in 21 European countries through the acquisition of Credit Data Research Realtime Holding Ltd.
As a European entity registered in the UK, CRIF is now the first company across Europe authorized to offer a new suite of services helping customers and companies benefit from the Open Banking initiative, with the PSD2 Passport issued in other 20 European countries.