CRIF is a full member of ACCIS – the Association of Consumer Credit Information Suppliers (a federation of credit agencies for solvency information on consumers for credit awarding purposes). ACCIS was set up in Dublin in 1990. Currently, the membership of this association is made up of 37 credit agencies from 27 European nations, with three further agencies world-wide (who are associate members). Further information is available at www.accis.org
CRIF is a member of the Business Information Industry Association (BIIA). The BIIA was founded in Hong Kong in 2005 and is a trade association for the information industry. BIIA currently has a membership of over 30 and is connected with many other industrial associations that offer a significant platform for the exchange of information. www.biia.com
CRIF is a member of EACRA – the European Association of Credit Rating Agencies. This association is registered in Paris and was founded in November 2009. The current members of the association come from eight European countries and have an extremely broad range of different business models for the assignment of ratings. All the members have deep roots within their own markets, and have a strong market share and a good reputation with local investors. www.eacra.fr
CRIF is an Associate Member of Eurofinas, the European Federation of Finance House Associations, and the voice of consumer credit providers in the EU. As a Federation, Eurofinas brings together associations throughout Europe that represent finance houses, specialised banks, captive finance companies of car, equipment, etc., manufacturers and universal banks. For more information visit www.eurofinas.org
CRIF is a member of the European AVM Alliance (EAA), which is made up of some of the largest and most respected providers of AVMs. EAA aims to ensure that the value of AVMs is clearly understood, both by potential customers and by the relevant regulators. And it promotes transparency and consistent standards for AVMs across Europe.
For more information: www.europeanavmalliance.org/
CRIF is an Associate Member of the Consumer Credit Reporting World Committee (CCRWC). CCRWC was created during the 1st Consumer Credit Reporting World Conference, held in Rome in 1998. It comprises Credit Reporting Agencies from America, Asia, Europe, Oceania and Africa, and membership includes: associative organizations, private as well as state/institutional organizations that manage consumer credit bureaus.
For more information visit www.creditreportingnetwork.com
CRIF is a member of the European Covered Bond Council (ECBC), the European platform which brings together operators from the covered bond market. Established in 2004 by the European Mortgage Federation (EMF), the ECBC has over 100 members across more than 25 active covered bond jurisdictions. For more information, go to www.hypo.org
CRIF is a founding member of ASSOVIB, the Association of Italian Property Valuation Companies, which represents the main Italian companies providing valuation services to banks in relation to real estate used as mortgage collateral. In turn, ASSOVIB is a Board Member of TEGoVA (European Group of Valuers' Associations), the non-profit organization which brings together 60 valuers' associations from 33 countries. TEGoVA represents more than 70,000 valuers in Europe, and is responsible for the European Valuation Standards, cited by the European Central Bank as the reference standards for Asset Quality Review. For more information, go to www.tegova.org - www.assovib.com
CRIF is a member of the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), the federation of global real estate associations, and is a meeting point for entrepreneurs and professionals from the entire real estate market. FIABCI was founded in Paris in 1948, and now has a presence in 65 countries. Its members include more than 3,000 individuals, 65 academic institutions, and over 100 national real estate associations.For more information, go to www.fiabci.it
CRIF is associate member of FCIB, the premier internationally recognized Association of Executives in Finance, Credit and International Business, provides critical export credit and collections insight, practical advice and intelligence to companies of all sizes—from Fortune 500 multi-nationals to medium and small private companies. With a membership of over 1,100 global credit and trade finance professionals in 55 countries around the world, FCIB offers unique networking and educational opportunities, enhancing professional careers and improving company competitiveness and the bottom line.
For more information visit: www.fcibglobal.com
CRIF is a member of CETIF, the Research Center set up in 1990 within the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan, which carries out studies and research on the dynamics of strategic and organizational change in the financial, banking and insurance sectors. For more information visit www.cetif.it
The Big Data Value Association
CRIF is a full member of the Big Data Value Association AISBL, an independent non-profit organization under Belgian jurisdiction. BDVA is made up of 24 founding members coming from large and SME industry and research. The association will present industry-led applications to the European Commission for the implementation of the Big Data Value PPP cPPP. The main role of BDVA is to draft the Big Data Value Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA) and its updates, to define and monitor cPPP metrics, and be involved in the European Commission through the cPPP partnership board. For more information visit www.bdva.eu
CRIBIS Credit Management, the CRIF Group company specializing in the outsourced management of debt collection, is a member of UNIREC, the association that brings together credit protection service companies in Italy, which in turn is a member of FENCA, the Federation of European National Collection Associations. UNIREC brings together around 200 companies, representing over 85% of the Italian debt collection market, and in 2014 it established the UNIREC-CONSUMER FORUM together with the Italian consumer associations Adiconsum, Cittadinanzattiva, Federconsumatori, Movimento consumatori, and Movimento difesa del cittadino. For more information, contact www.unirec.it
CRIF is a Board member of FEBIS (Federation of Business Information Service), a federation with more than 80 worldwide members providing business information and debt collection services, both nationally and internationally. As well as monitoring changes to data protection and bankruptcy rights legislation, FEBIS supervises the correct use of public information sources. For more information, contact www.febis.org
CRIF is a member of ANCIC (Italian Association of Business Information and Credit Management Companies). ANCIC member companies operate in the area of collection, analysis and assessment of economic and financial data relating to Italian companies. The objective of the association is to offer its customers an accurate assessment of the solvency and financial capacity of companies with which they have business relationships. Established in 1971, ANCIC includes 30 member companies, representing over 90% of the volume of business in the reference market.