2021 Business Barometer

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Company & Business Start-ups, Closures, Insolvencies, Bad Debts as well as a look into Consumer Insolvency with the most up to date statistics from the Insolvency Service of Ireland.

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  • Dublin, Ireland & Bologna, Italy, 27 January 2021 bolsters market position with CRIF partnership today announced a strategic alliance with CRIF S.p.A’s Skyminder services. will further strengthen its proposition with the integration of CRIF’s services, which give access to in-depth credit, financial and business information on over 230 million companies all over the world.

  • Dublin, 22 January 2021

    Irish start-ups hit four-year low, as new annual figures reveal impact of Covid-19 pandemic on Irish economy

    • CRIFVision-net records total of 21,924 new company start-ups in 2020, the lowest number on record since 2016
    • Overall company start-ups down 4% YoY
    • Despite the Covid-19 economic downturn, start-ups have remained more resilient when compared to the 2008 recession
    • Annual insolvency figures down 10.7% compared to 2019, following prolonged closure of courts
    • However, new company registrations recovered in Q4 2020, increasing 23% YoY

  • CRIF named as a “Strong Performer” in the Forrester Wave™: Digital Decisioning Platforms, Q4 2020

    CRIF has been evaluated by Forrester as a “Strong Performer” in The Forrester Wave™: Digital Decisioning Platforms, Q4 2020: “CRIF has specialised in global credit bureau decisioning solutions and processing services. The company has leveraged that deep experience to offer its StrategyOne DDP platform to customers who wish to automate decisions in any domain”.

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  • Virtual, 8 episodes, November 2020

    CRIF at Insurance Innovators - Digtal Summit 2020

    More than 100+ international speakers and 2000+ attendees will come together to debate new ideas, unpack the latest trends, set agendas and build collaborative partnerships. CRIF will be part of the community shaping the future of insurance.

  • Online, 19 November 2020

    CRIF sponsors the 2020 Supply Chain Finance Forum – Virtual Edition

    Supply Chain Finance Forum will take place with a virtual edition on November 19th. Now in its eighth year, Supply Chain Finance Forum is dedicated to world's treasurers, procurement directors, banks, technology vendors and academics discussing opportunities and future of Supply Chain Finance.

  • IF at FinTech Talents 2020

    Digital engagement, and open banking are key topics at the FinTech Talents 2020. Dig deep into innovation & inspire the next generation of creators. For more information:

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