The company

CRIF offers banks, financial institutions, utility companies and businesses qualified support in every phase of the customer relationship.


Financial institutions


Insurance companies


Business clients



Moreover, CRIF makes its knowledge and information assets available to consumers through services which are specially designed to help them take decisions calmly and with knowledge of the credit markets.

CRIF is committed to digital financial inclusion. We work responsibly to offer innovative solutions to support our customers to enhance access to credit in compliance, granting a digital access and use of financial services by excluded and underserved people.

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

CRIF helps credit supply meet demand; supporting institutions to manage lending more efficiently and effectively and providing specific help to millions of consumers and businesses to access credit more easily. CRIF provides advanced solutions to decision-makers in the banking, financial, insurance, telecommunications, utilities and business world, starting from listening and understanding the business needs which make each company unique and different. Every day, the people at CRIF serve their clients with knowledge, commitment and passion to help them to grow: together to the next level.

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.

Pursuing Excellence 1056 808

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.


Commitment to the ecosystem of partners, suppliers, and customers, their people, the community, and the environment.

social responsibility

Our global presence

Established in 1988 in Bologna (Italy), CRIF has a global presence, operating over four continents (Europe, America, Africa and Asia).

Today, CRIF is the leader in Italy for retail credit management and lending support solutions and, thanks to the expertise acquired over more than 30 years of activity in highly competitive markets, it is the leading group in continental Europe in the banking information sector and one of the main operators on an international level for integrated business and commercial information and credit and marketing management services.


country-based operations


subsidiary companies




countries with credit reporting system projects


software installations

6400 +

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
  • Taiwan Region
  • Tajikistan
  • Turkey
  • UAE
  • UK
  • USA
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vietnam