InfoData, focuses on providing business information and economic analysis. Founded in 1990 as a Department of the National Chamber of Commerce, InfoData has been committed to meeting the steady growth demand of both domestic and foreign companies which need to check the reliability of commercial business partners.
InfoData has been offering added-value business information services, providing high quality data and freshly investigated credit reports on Polish and foreign companies. Through an extended network of correspondents, it is able to offer a worldwide service providing credit reports on over 2 million of Polish companies.
In the last few years CRIF has been expanding abroad, reinforcing its position mainly in Central & Eastern Europe. It is already present in the Czech Republic with CCB – Czech Credit Bureau (founded in 2001 in Prague) and in the Slovak Republic with SCB – Slovak Credit Bureau (founded in 2004 in Bratislava). Furthermore CRIF has recently acquired INFIN, which specializes in providing detailed information on Slovak companies and municipalities, in-depth processing and sector analysis on Slovak economic environment and a full scale data support service from training to tailored consultancy. CRIF has also entered the Russian market where, together with the Association of National Banks (ARB) and some of the country’s main banks, it has become founding member of the National Bureau of Credit Histories (NBCH). NBCH set up the local credit bureau to provide support to the credit risk management activities of Russian banks and financial institutions.
Polish companies will also benefit from online access to credit reports on over 50 million public and private companies in 230 countries through SkyMinder (www.skyminder.com), CRIF’s portal specialized in worldwide business information. Source: Company Press Release www.crif.com