The company

CRIF is the leading provider in Switzerland of credit risk management, fraud prevention and address management solutions for every phase of the customer relationship cycle. In addition, CRIF offers analytics and decision support solutions, particularly through the optimization of credit application, portfolio management and collection processes.‚Äč


Financial institutions


Insurance companies


Business clients



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

Our Values

1 Supporting Trust & Passion

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.

6 Challenging Time

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).

CRIF is the leading provider in continental Europe of banking credit information, one of the key players worldwide providing integrated services and solutions for business & commercial information and credit & marketing management services.


Country-based operations


Subsidiary Companies




Countries with credit reporting system projects


Software Installations


Professionals at your service

Memberships & Certifications

CRIF is a multi-certified and reputable company