News and Events
Structured securities and NPLs: Bank of Italy findings and new tools offered by CRIF Group
European banks are not out of the woods yet. This was the finding of a recent international meeting organized by the Catholic University of Milan, together with CRIF Group and the Credit Risk Club.Read more
Registration is open for the third edition of the UNIBO-CRIF Master’s in Quantitative Risk Management
The course is aimed at graduates in economics, statistics, mathematics, physics, engineering and political sciences (with a solid quantitative background).Read more
CRIF selected to develop a credit bureau platform in Uzbekistan
CRIF announced that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with the Credit Information and Analytical Center (CIAC) to develop a credit bureau in Uzbekistan.Read more
CRIF Ratings Affirms ACS S.A.’s ‘BB+’ unsolicited LT Issuer Rating, Outlook Positive
CRIF Ratings has affirmed Actividades de Construcción y Servicios, S.A.s’ (or “ACS”) unsolicited Long Term Issuer Rating of ‘BB+’, following ACS’ announcement of a joint bid with the Italian toll road operator Atlantia Spa to acquire the control the Spanish infrastructure group Abertis SA. The Outlook remains Positive.Read more
Zurich, 8 January 2019
Reduction of 2.4% in business start-ups in Switzerland during the 4th quarter, compared with same period of previous year
CRIF AG has investigated how many new businesses were established in the fourth quarter of 2018 and how many companies went out of business. All in all, 11,224 companies were set up during this time, representing a reduction of 2.4 % compared with the same period of the previous year.
Hong Kong, December 19, 2018
Hong Kong, CRIF announces a partnership with Nova Credit Ltd.
CRIF’s expertise and professionalism in the credit bureau industry will greatly benefit Nova Credit’s strategic development across the Greater Bay Area.
Dushanbe, December 6-7, 2018
CRIF at the Regional Forum organized by the World Bank and the Central Bank of Tajikistan
CRIF attended the event “On the way to a cashless economy: Innovations – Infrastructure – Inclusion”, with a speech on digital transformation in the financial sector and remote identification.
London, October 4, 2018
CRIF at the Insurance Fraud Awards 2018
CRIF was proud to be one of the sponsors for the Insurance Fraud Awards since this event rewards the UK's top fraud fighters of the general insurance market, and those at the forefront of tackling and preventing insurance fraud.
Dublin, Guinness Storehouse, October 12, 2018
CRIF to deliver a speech at the cuEngage event
Did you know 88% of Irish businesses feel digital transformation will be their primary revenue driver in the coming years?
Dublin, September 16-18, 2018
2018 FCIB'S Annual International Credit and Risk Management Summit
CRIF will be one of the main sponsor of the 2018 FCIB'S Annual International Credit and Risk Management Summit to be held from September 16 to 18 in Dublin.
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.
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, and Bologna, Italy, November 15, 2018
CRIF establishes a full-fledged credit bureau in Brunei
Marking another important milestone in the development of the financial sector, the Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam selected CRIF as its strategic partner to develop a world-class credit bureau in Brunei.
Antananarivo (Madagascar) and Bologna (Italy), October 31, 2018
CRIF has been selected to develop and manage the first full-fledged private credit bureau in Madagascar
The establishment of a fully-fledged credit bureau will create new opportunities to increase credit access to businesses, allowing them to obtain more favorable credit conditions. On the other side, it will help consumers to access loans reducing the risk of discriminatory lending practices.