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

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Being at the cutting edge

Thanks to your capacity to understand the needs of global markets and to innovate. To be at the cutting edge.

Crif Values Thinking Outside The Box

Thinking outside the box

Always asking yourself "why not" and not putting limits on reaching challenging objectives.

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Widening our view

By not taking anything for granted and aspiring to be the best.

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Pursuing excellence

In order to ensure the best quality of service at all times, wherever you work in the world.

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Challenging time

Your efficiency in anticipating market needs and moving swiftly into action, keeps us sharp.

Embracing Worlwide Differences

Embracing worldwide differences

As citizens of the world, we reach new horizons.


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

  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Bulgaria
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • KSA

    Riyadh - in partnership with Bayan

  • Madagascar
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Republic of Singapore
  • Romania
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Tajikistan
  • Taiwan Region
  • Turkey
  • UAE
  • UK
  • USA
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vietnam

Memberships & Certifications

CRIF is a multi-certified and reputable company