Supports online traders
CRIF for e-Commerce
Would you like to offer payment against invoice? Do you need support with the prevention of fraud or to optimise your risk management system? With CRIF’s solutions, you can minimise debt defaults relating to payments against invoice and increase your revenue by more than a third.
Largest pool of information in the area covering Germany, Austria and Switzerland
CRIF-Online, run by CRIF, is the biggest B2B and B2C risk pool in the Germany/Austria/Switzerland region. By using identity and credit checks, control of payment method, address management and fraud prevention solutions, we can support e-commerce companies in achieving effective, all-round protection against all types of risk.
Maximising revenue – Minimising payment default
We combine the relevant data with valuable decision-making criteria, interpreting them selectively with the help of scores. We can then improve our estimate of default probability, and achieve optimum control over payment methods.
Protection against risk and fraud on the web
Optimise your checkout processes and protect yourself effectively against all types of risk and fraud. You can integrate CRIF’s products directly into your web shop, use them efficiently and easily and, if you like, expand them on a modular basis to create an overall solution.
The added value you gain with CRIF
• Up to 30% increase in turnover with “purchasing against invoice”
• Decisions made in real time
• Lower purchase abort rate
• Optimum acceptance rates
• Extremely high rates of identification, address verification and discrimination
• Fast, easy integration into your online shop
• Minimised risk of fraud and payment defaults
• Made-to-measure control of payment methods
• Comprehensive, most up-to-date database for the Germany, Austria, Switzerland region
• Complete outsourcing solutions with attractive Terms & Conditions
• CRIF takes on your risk and debt management for purchases on account (classical debt collection, debt purchasing,
factoring and payment guarantees
CRIF offers numerous products to assess the risk of defaults on payments by corporations and private individuals. Create the optimum match between products, prices, payment terms and credit limits.
CRIF supports you in the updating, correction and enhancement of your customers’ core data and in research into addresses and inheritors.
CRIF collaborates with leading international partners to offer solutions and services to recognize fraud in applications or transactions.
Dealing with foreign customers and suppliers should not become a barrier to your international growth. CRIF will provide you with well thought-out solutions.
Zurich, 3 July 2018
22,286 new companies established in the first six months of 2018 – 1.6% growth compared to the same period of the previous year
CRIF AG has analyzed the number of companies established in the first six months of 2018 and the number of companies removed from the Business Register in the same period. Compared to the first six months of 2017, 361 more new companies have been established, an increase of 1.6%. The largest increase was seen in the Canton of Zug, with a rise of 24.3%.
Bologna, 14 June 2018
2018 FIFA World Cup: francophone teams are the favourites according to the CRIF World Cup Score
A study performed by CRIF Ratings (CRIF) on the coming World Cup to be celebrated in Russia...
Zurich, 22 March 2018
Debtor ratio in Switzerland rises sharply to 6.1%
CRIF AG has re-calculated the “CRIF Debtor Ratio” in Switzerland*, examining both the individual Cantons and the larger Swiss cities. Across the whole of Switzerland, the ratio of debtors has risen from a level of 5.6% in 2017 to 6.1%. This represents an increase of 0.5% compared with the previous year. It is noticeable from the study that an above-average debtor ratio is displayed by many French-speaking western Cantons and a number of Swiss cities.
Zurich, 28 September 2017
CRIF Update 2017
The traditional CRIF Update customer event took place in Zurich at the end of September. This tackled topics such as address management, Financial Intermediary Casino and innovations and analyses from CRIF.
Zurich, 31 May 2017
E-Commerce Award 2017
At this year's E-Commerce Award, CRIF sponsored the B2C-Lifestyle & Hobby category, and was able to hand over the prize to lucky winner Keller Sports GmbH for their web shop www.keller-sports.ch.
Munich, 18 May 2017
Forum of experts: Innovations in Credit 2017
This year, the Innovations in Credit forum of experts was run under the motto Digital Disruption in Frankfurt on 18th May 2017. Around 70 experts from the finance industry took up the invitation from CRIF Germany, Austria and Switzerland to find out more about Digital Disruption.