News and Events
Reduction in business start-ups in Switzerland in the 4th quarter
Reduction of 2.4% in business start-ups in Switzerland in the 4th quarter
In Switzerland, 2.4% fewer companies were founded in the fourth quarter.
Study on fraud in Swiss online trading 2018
Over 92% of all the traders they surveyed had been affected by fraud and report higher losses
CRIF SA, in conjunction with the Swiss Association of mail order traders (Verband des Schweizerischen Versandhandels VSV), conducted another online survey in October 2018 of Swiss online and mail order retailers on the subject of fraud. More than 92 percent of the retailers contacted had already been affected at least once by fraud.
CRIF rate of defaulting debtors
Debtor ratio in Switzerland rises sharply to 6.1%
Across the whole of Switzerland, the ratio of debtors has risen from a level of 5.6% in 2017 to 6.1%.
Zurich, 23 May 2019
Digital Commerce Award
CRIF sponsored the Connect Digital Commerce conference and the Digital Commerce Award. Daniel Gamma presented the award in the Lifestyle and Hobby category to the winner, Digitec Galaxus. Congratulations.
Lugano, 7 May 2019
Annual CRIF meeting in Lugano
On 7 May 2019 the 8th annual meeting with CRIF took place in Lugano in the Italian part of Switzerland. CRIF presented various studies based on their data and clients and partners presented their success stories.
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, 4 May 2022
CRIF-Study: Where do Swiss companies relocate? Valais gains new companies but businesses move away from Zurich
CRIF AG has looked at where companies listed in the Swiss commercial register moved within Switzerland in 2021. The Cantons of Valais, Thurgau and Appenzell Ausserrhoden recorded the highest net growth.
Zurich, 6th April 2022
Slight decline in the rate of defaulting debtors to 6.33%
CRIF AG has calculated the rate of defaulting debtors in Switzerland. In spite of the continuing pandemic, the rate of defaulting debtors has declined slightly in comparison with January 2021 (from 6.45% to 6.33%). The number of defaulting debtors has dropped to 553,344.
Zurich, 23 February 2022
CRIF study: overall portfolio of businesses grew by 3.4% in 2021
In 2021, the overall portfolio of businesses in Switzerland grew by 3.4%. The highest level of growth was reported by the Cantons of Schwyz and Zug, at 4.7%, followed by the Canton of Thurgau, at 4.5%. On the other hand, the Canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden experienced a negative growth of -0.4%.