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CRIF Survey: Austria's businesses clearly in domestic hands
The majority of companies located in Austria are under Austrian ownership according to a recent survey by the end-to-end knowledge company CRIF.
CRIF becomes the first Open Banking AISP to be registered in 21 European countries through the acquisition of Credit Data Research Realtime Holding Ltd.
A new step towards Fintech innovation: CRIF completes its current service offering through the CDR Realtime Holding open banking license.
SkyMinder launches the new KYND Cyber Risk Report to evaluate customer and supplier cyber risks.
Thanks to the new KYND Cyber Risk Report, via SkyMinder it is now possible to assess the cyber risks related to business partners and help protect the company before any business disruption occurs to customers or suppliers. KYND Cyber Risk Report utilises pioneering cyber risk technology and expertise provided by KYND, a UK company focused on cyber risk with CRiF as a major shareholder in the company.
More insolvencies in the agricultural sector expected - Number of low-finance companies to rise by more than 11 percent in three months
In the period from August to November 2018, the number of agricultural companies at risk of insolvency rose by 11.1 percent. This means that a total of 5,049 agricultural enterprises are currently considered financially weak and currently have increased risk of insolvency. In the same period, however, an opposite trend is discernible in the economy as a whole. Here the number of companies with a weak credit rating fell by 3.7 percent to 303,025.
Very little progress on the subject of women in management positions / Hamburg is the capital of managers
The debate about women in management positions has been going on in Germany for years, and has recently become increasingly intense. As a result, relatively little has happened. The number of women at the top is hardly increasing. Women currently account for 22.6 per cent of the managerial workforce in companies, only 0.1 percentage points more than 24 months ago.
CRIF Austria survey shows that "Women are gaining ground"
Although women are still underrepresented in decision-making positions in Austrian companies, they are steadily closing the gap on their male counterparts according to a survey carried out by the business information service CRIF Austria.
CRIF becomes a founding member of WOA
Crif is now a founding member of World of Open Account (WOA), the Peer-to-Peer community that represents the global node for all players in the Open Account ecosystem. WOA is a collaborative reality, where all participants can share competencies and knowledge to develop business activities
CRIF has been selected to develop and manage the first full-fledged private credit bureau in Madagascar
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.
CRIF participates at the World Consumer Credit Reporting Conference
The eleventh World Consumer Credit Reporting Conference was held on September 23-25, 2018 in New Delhi, India, once again...
CRIF and China Credit Information Services at the World Blockchain Forum
CRIF and China Credit Information Services participated to the World Blockchain Forum organised and hosted by the Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC) in Taipei (Taiwan).
CRIF takes 35th place in the IDC FinTech Rankings 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.
Thanks to cooperation between CRIF and UNIBO (Università di Bologna), Cyber Security Master
From January 2019 first edition of Master with CRIF as main sponsor. Enrollment by December 7th.
CRIF Vision-net Ltd new SkyMinder provider on Ireland
Now SkyMinder offering for Ireland is enhanced thanks to CRIF Vision-net as data provider, for both Credit and KYC Reports.
Both Credit and KYC Reports are providing best in class information allowing companies requiring to evaluate business partners in Ireland to take reliable decisions
Registration is open for the third edition of the UNIBO-CRIF Master’s in Quantitative Risk Management
The scientific committee of the University of Bologna within the Level II Master's Degree in Quantitative Risk Management has expanded, and this year, as well as the Department of Statistical Sciences, the Department of Economic Sciences became involved. Meanwhile, CRIF is again confirmed as an established partner for this third edition, for the training of the Quantitative Risk Managers of the future.
Why is France the new world cup champion (and we told you)?
France is the new world cup champion and we told you when we published the report "Francophone teams are the favourites according to CRIF Ratings". Why is France the new world cup champion?
Building Credit Information into the DNA of your Company
CRIF High mark region directo gave a speech on "Building Credit Information into the DNA of your Company".
Indonesian Forestry Sector growing during the second quarter of 2018
Results from Business Activity Survey (SKDU) conducted by Bank Indonesia (BI) show that in the business activities in QI/2018 were increasing, if compared to QIV/2017.
The Indonesian National Agriculture Sector Will Increase by 3.43%
As noted by Bank Indonesia (BI), activity in various business sectors was increasing in QI-2018, and will continue to increase in QII/2018.
Forbes Italy - Focus “The next level of decision-making"
In July edition, Forbes Italy magazine publishes Forbes Focus “The next level of decision-making”, in collaboration with CRIF.
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 concludes that there are macroeconomic and financial arguments that support France or Belgium as the next champions, followed closely by Switzerland.
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New Age of Asian Supply Chain
China Credit Information Institute, CRIF and all the guest speakers will share their visions and use cases in the matter of Supply Chain Finance.
CRIF and LexisNexis speak at German Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
On September 12, CRIF and LexisNexis - a global big data, technology and analytics company - were invited by the German Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong to talk about the ways on reducing credit risk and compliance risks with business information.
2018 FCIB'S Annual International Credit and Risk Management Summit
CRIF will be one of the main sponsor of the 2018 FCIB'S Annual International Credit and Risk Management Summit.
CRIF at the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants Seminar
In Hong Kong, CRIF was invited to give a speech at the seminar of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants on the topic of ‘Effective Credit Risk Management for International Trade‘.
CRIF supporter of the event TXF Global 2018: Export & Agency Finance
CRIF will be one of the supporter sponsors of the TXF Global 2018 Export & Agency Finance event in Prague.
New B2B study: Use cases and opportunities of blockchain for the retail market
The Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT), the credit bureau CRIF and the Austrian trade association present a brand new blockchain report with emphasis on a.o. supply chain traceability.
CRIF Credit Management Day 2018 - Wien, Austria
For the first time, CRIF will be hosting an event on May 02, 2018 in the Novomatic Forum (Wien - Austria), where experts are discussing and presenting the latest topics in credit management.
Digital Export: the new export event organized by Politecnico of Milan
Discover the new event dedicated to eCommerce and Export business during the event organized by Politecnico of Milan with CRIF sponsorship.
CRIF at the ABI Annual Conference 2018
On February 27, 2018, CRIF took part in the latest edition of the ABI Annual Conference, which brought together around 450 industry leaders, politicians and regulators to debate the major issues affecting the insurance industry today.
CRIF CREDIT RISK EVENT
CRIF Gulf is hosting 'The 2018 Annual CRIF CREDIT RISK EVENT' on Thursday, February 1st in Dubai.
CRIF at first BIAA regional meeting
CRIF is one of the sponsors of the first BIIA (Business Information Industry Association) regional meeting.
Cantone Ticino (CH) Chamber of Commerce event. Myanmar, opportunities for Swiss companies
On November 28th in Lugano (CH), CRIF introduces SkyMinder during an event organized by Cantone Ticino Chamber of Commerce.
BIIA 2017 Biennial Conference
CRIF will sponsor the BIIA 2017 Conference which will be held at The Okura Prestige Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand.
CRIF sponsor of "Credit Matters VI-The deep dive"
From September 20th to 22nd it will be held un Krakow the annual event of ACCEE, the Association of Credit for Central and Eastern Europe, and CRIF will be one of the main sponsor.
FCIB'S annual international credit and risk management summit
CRIF will be one of the main sponsor of the FCIB'S ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CREDIT AND RISK MANAGEMENT SUMMIT to be held from 10th to 12th September in Rome.
B2B E-Commerce Forum 2017 | A CRIF DACH Event
For the first time, on 19th October 2017 CRIF DACH organizes a forum where highly topical subjects in the field of B2B E-Commerce will be discussed and presented.
CRIF sponsored the Technology Award at the 2017 British Insurance Awards
On July 5, CRIF Decision Solutions sponsored the 23rd edition of the British Insurance Awards (BIA), focused on innovation, creativity and customer engagement.
Innovations in Credit 2017
Following on from successful editions in Vienna in Austria and Zurich in Switzerland, CRIF organized the first ‘Innovations in Credit’ Forum dedicated to the CRIF Credit Solutions offering in the DACH region in Frankfurt, Germany.
The first CRIF Fraud Forum for the e-commerce sector in Austria
With the increasing number of online shops and sales, attempted fraud is also on the rise. For this reason, CRIF decided to organize the first e-Commerce Fraud Forum in Salzburg, in order to discuss new fraud trends and available fraud prevention solutions.
Payment Study 2017
13th Edition of Payment Study in Milan, April 11th 2017: organized by CRIBIS D&B with Financial Newspaper Il Sole 24 ore.
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