CRIF LogoAs one of the leading information service providers on the German market, CRIF supports companies & financial institutions holistically in managing their Digital Customer Journey. Thanks to our three focus areas, you benefit from integrated Identity, Credit Risk and Fraud Management as well as innovative solutions in the areas of Digital Onboarding, Open Banking, Compliance, ESG, Address Discovery and Marketing Services.

Our open ecosystem approach is your direct link to best-in-class partner services. Based on our B2B2C data universe, you can access information about individuals and businesses in flexible combinations depending on your use case. Individually tailored to your business model and complemented by long-standing and international analytical expertise and process consulting. As a best-in-class partner at your side, we transform data into measurable success for your company!

CRIF Germany is part of the globally active CRIF Group with headquarters in Bologna, Italy. The group is active today with over 6,200 experts and 80+ companies in 40+ countries on four continents.

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Working together for holistic digital customer journey management

Three focal points
Combining integrated identity, credit risk and fraud management into holistic digital customer journey management.

Two information worlds
Provision of information on private and corporate customers - flexibly combinable depending on the use case.

One ecosystem
Combination of leading CRIF services with first-class partner services.

One interface
Easy access with just one log-in to all solutions thanks to service-oriented infrastructure (API).

Local & International
Full service coverage in Germany, the DACH region and worldwide.

Expert Knowledge
Combination of data and solutions with expertise in analytics and individual process consulting - for long-term, successful collaboration.

Our competences


CRIF at a glance

1988: Founded in Bologna, Italy & owner-operated

40+ countries with direct activities

80+ companies

4 continents

6.200+ experts to serve you

10.500 financial institutions

600 insurance companies

82,000 business customers

1 million private individuals

Interview with Dr. Frank Schlein, CEO of CRIF GmbH
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