Istanbul, 18 March 2019
CRIF Acquires Majority Stake in Inventia - the Digital Identification Software Company. After the first strategic agreement signed last July, CRIF consolidates its leadership in the Fintech sector.
Istanbul, 02 January 2019
CRIF has announced that, after having been awarded (Dec 30, 2016) the international tender issued by the Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD), the project is about to be concluded. The AMBD – a statutory body acting as the central bank of Brunei Darussalam - is already using the new credit bureau system in Brunei.
Istanbul, 10 December 2018
A new step towards Fintech innovation: CRIF completes its current service offering through the CDR Realtime Holding open banking license.
Istanbul, 21 November 2018
CRIF has been selected by the Central Bank of Madagascar (Banky Foiben'i Madagasikara) through international competitive bidding in a project conducted by BFM and supported by the IFC (a member of the World Bank Group) as the strategic partner to develop and manage the first private credit bureau in Madagascar.
Istanbul, 28 September 2018
For the sixth year running, CRIF has been included in the prestigious IDC FinTech Rankings, taking 35th place in 2018 in the global classification, and top spot among Italian companies.
Istanbul, 06 July 2018
In July edition, Forbes Italy magazine publishes Forbes Focus “The next level of decision-making”, in collaboration with CRIF. In Forbes Focus, Carlo Gherardi, Chairman, and Eugenio Bonomi, CEO for Business and Global Technologies, talk about CRIF’s vision, strategies and value proposition and how these allow the company to promptly satisfy the increasingly sophisticated needs of markets on a global level.
Istanbul, 18 June 2018
Thoma Bravo LLC, a leading private equity firm focused on software and technology-enabled service sectors has acquired 100% of CRIF Lending Solutions, to create a merged company together with MeridianLink. CRIF also becomes a shareholder of the new merged company “MeridianLink”.
Istanbul, 08 June 2018
CRIF announced that it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with the Credit Information and Analytical Center (CIAC) to develop a credit bureau in Uzbekistan. This initiative is part of the Financial Infrastructure Project in Uzbekistan implemented within the framework of the World Bank Group–IFC Finance & Markets Global Practice. Under the agreement, CRIF owns 35% of the share capital of the private-public partnership company.
Istanbul, 05 March 2018
The acquisition will strengthen CRIF’s leading position in the field of business and credit information and risk management solutions in the ASEAN region.
Istanbul, 19 January 2018
The acquisition will strengthen CRIF’s local presence in the field of business information and decision support solutions.
Istanbul, 19 January 2018
CRIF has announced the acquisition of all shares in Dun & Bradstreet Vietnam. The acquisition of Dun & Bradstreet Vietnam is part of CRIF’s global strategy, with increasing investments over recent years, and the commitment to provide the Southwest Asian market as well as international clients with greater added-value services and products.
Istanbul, 18 January 2018
As well as further strengthening the company's presence on the market thanks to a broad and quality offering of added-value solutions, Bonomi's appointment is aimed at giving new impetus to the growth and distinctive positioning of CRIF.
Istanbul, 14 September 2017
CRIF is ranked in 33rd place in the IDC FinTech 2017 classification, the most comprehensive classification of the top 100 global technology suppliers in the financial services industry, taking a further leap forward compared to the 2016 ranking.
Istanbul, 16 March 2017
KOMPASS, one of the CRIF Turkey group companies, is among the service providers of the new project led by the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM) that provides 80% incentive regulated by the Ministry of Economy. The new incentive project aims to help Turkish exporter companies to boost their export activities and also to support those companies that are willing to start exporting. Selim Tezel, CRIF Turkey Country Manager, attended the press conference and signature ceremony that took place on Mar 15, Wednesday.
15 March 2017
As CRIF and Dun & Bradstreet Turkey, we have been preparing the Fortune 500 Turkey list for Fortune magazine for the past 9 years. This year, in addition to Fortune 500, we have also prepared a brand new list for Fortune: “Global Turkish Companies” This new project mainly aims to highlight the Turkish companies that are already among the major and leading players in their own fields but also are becoming globalized with significant foreign investments and strengthen their brands in the global arena as well.
29 February 2016
Euler Hermes, the worldwide leader in trade credit insurance, and EOS, the international provider of financial services, announce today an agreement signed on Friday, 18 December 2015 with CRIF, a global company providing credit information services, credit and software solutions, headquartered in Bologna, Italy - for the share purchase of Bürgel Group (Bürgel).
26 February 2016
CRIF - a leading global credit reporting, business information and credit and risk management solutions company - has been named as one of the top global technology providers in the financial industry for the third year in a row.
31 March 2015
Fortune April 2015 -- Do you need information about durability on a foreign company? CRIF’s database consisting of 243 million companies can be useful for you.
01 July 2014
Fortune March 2016 -- Study for the 9th "Fortune 500 Turkey" is started.
18 May 2015
World May 2015-- Company partnership structure and address changed in every 5 minutes. A new company established in every 3 minutes.
17 May 2015
SME Credit Reporting seminar which senior executives from finance, credit rating and credit bureau industries are hosted in Mumbai, India by IFC (World Bank Group).
31 March 2015
Fortune April 2015 -- Study for the 8th "Fortune 500 Turkey" is started.
20 March 2015
Conference with a subject of CRIF structure and ”Credit Life Cycle” and also pointing out the CRIF online platforms with the new sales structuring in Aegean Regions was held on March 19th in Izmir Mövenpick Hotel.
28 November 2014
In third quarter credit index was increased. CRIF published Turkey Credit Index for Q3 2014 consisting evaluation of credit risk index of 12 regions, 81 city and over 90 thousand companies. Index that consist evaluations based on cities, regions and industries, presented the sudden dislocation on balance sheets of companies operating in Turkey. According to the index, in Q3 retail trade sector became the industry with highest risk and manufacturing sector has remained the industry with the lowest risk level as in previous quarters. In the index, evaluation of companies made under total of six main sectors determined that cities with the lowest risk are Karaman, Samsun and Karabük. On the other hand most risky cities are determined by the index are Artvin, Yozgat and Şanlıurfa.