CTOS Digital Berhad (CTOS) and its group of companies, will be utilising Nikkei Inc. Japan to deepen and enhance the group’s utilisation of global corporate data and news.

CTOS will be utilising the news monitoring service on CTOS platforms via scoutAsia – and with the enhancement of ScoutAsia’s existing technologies combined with CTOS current platform, CTOS will be able to provide a more comprehensive solution on top of the existing Global Credit Reports and various suite of due business solutions better to CTOS clients.

ScoutAsia was jointly developed by Nikkei and The Financial Times in 2018 with the aim of enabling customers to make better and more informed decisions. Combining quality content and technologies, scoutAsia provides AI-driven insights related to businesses in Asia. Singapore-based DataTech company Handshakes came onboard in 2019 to power the platform with its award-winning AI expertise.


“Data and analytics are at the core of everything that we do at CTOS. Being able to expand the types of data that we can offer our clients, while simultaneously increasing the reach of our services across Asia with Nikkei is an important step forward for us in the region,” commented Eric Hamburger, Group CEO of CTOS Digital Berhad.

Toshio Machida, a Managing Executive Officer at Nikkei Inc,. said: “Nikkei has been investing actively in Asia, developing technologies and building partnerships with best-in-class global information providers. We are thrilled to collaborate with CTOS to explore new ways of providing customers with business insights.”

Introducing CTOS Basis ; Comprehensive Business Information and Credit Reporting

As a proud member of Business Information Industry Association (BIIA), CTOS Basis is a Credit Reporting Agency based in Malaysia with presence across ASEAN serving global clients’ business solutions since 1995. We are proud to be providing registration of company checks from general information, finance, credit checks, litigation review down to discrete site visit report for global companies nationwide, with majority of our customers enjoying a long-outstanding business relationship with CTOS Basis.

CTOS Basis is a fully owned subsidiary of CTOS Digital Berhad, a public listed company specialising in global commercial credit information. For more information, do contact hwaijon.tan@ctos.com.my for more information for a quick call on how we can address your business challenges better, or any of our sample quality evaluation reports that repeated and trusted customers have keep coming back for.

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