The future acquisition of ERIF Biuro Informacji Gospodarczej S.A and EBS sp. z o.o. will strengthen the position of CRIF Poland in the local financial services market in terms of developing a customer portfolio, building databases and developing human capital.
“Buy now, pay later” (BNPL) is becoming increasingly popular. According to a study by the Statista research institute published in March, the market share of BNPL in worldwide e-commerce payments doubled from 2019 to 2021, and now stands at a total share of 3 percent globally.
In its analysis, ICAP CRIF shows that estimates for the country’s macroeconomic performance are positive for 2022; however, the current developments at an international level are expected to weaken the growth rate of the Greek economy by 1-1.5 percentage points compared to the initial forecasts.
Trade Information Network, a solution provider for multi-bank financing, has partnered with CRIF, a global company specializing in credit bureau and business information systems, and advanced digital solutions for business development and open banking.
The number of corporate insolvencies in Germany fell again in 2021. A total of 13,991 companies filed for insolvency last year. Corporate insolvencies thus decreased by 11.8 percent compared with the same period of the previous year (2020: 15,865 corporate insolvencies).
The quota of women in management positions in Germany is currently 24.1 percent. This is shown by an evaluation published on the occasion of International Women's Day (March 8, 2022) by the information service provider CRIF of just under 2.5 million management positions in 1.2 million companies. In March 2021, the rate was slightly higher at 24.6 percent.