Creditsafe Extends Global Reach to Far East, South Pacific and Russia

World’s Most Used Provider of Credit Reports Extends Coverage to Virtually Every Continent

ALLENTOWN, Pa., April 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Creditsafe, the world’s most used supplier of online business credit reports, today announced it has extended its global database to include critical information on more than 190 million private and public companies in the furthest corners of the world. Effective April 2016, Creditsafe now has comprehensive business intelligence on public and private companies in nearly 200 countries including: Australia, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Russia, South Korea, Sri Lanka and Taiwan.

“Sophisticated business intelligence is becoming increasingly important in today’s global arena,” said Matthew Debbage, president of Creditsafes American and Asia-Pacific Operations. “Our global database provides information and ratings on companies in virtually every industry in almost every country on earth. Daily, almost 200,000 users around the world leverage our database to make 450,000 business decisions. And, our customers—regardless of size—enjoy open access to this information.”

With the addition of these countries, Creditsafe now contains the world’s largest wholly owned global database of business intelligence. In addition, Creditsafe provides customers with unparalleled access to insight on complex economies such as Russia and India.

“With this expansion, our database empowers users to gather intelligence on companies in countries that were almost impossible to evaluate until now. As these newer economies are unchartered waters for most of our customers, any intelligence about them is vital,” Debbage said.

Creditsafe’s database is updated more than a million times a day with information gathered from over 200 sources. In 99.9 percent of the cases, reports requested by customers are delivered instantly online.  And, over 40 percent of Creditsafe’s customers leverage the company’s international reporting capabilities. Currently, Creditsafe has 14 offices around the world and maintains the only truly global international database of online credit information.  Globally, the company reports a 28 percent growth in revenue over the past 12 months.

About The Creditsafe Group
The Creditsafe Group is the world’s most used supplier of company business intelligence, with 10 Creditsafe Group reports downloaded every second. Privately owned and independently minded, Creditsafe is looking to change the way business information is used by providing high-quality data in an easy to use format that everyone in an organization can benefit from.

Founded in Norway in 1997, Creditsafe has offices in countries all over the world including: the UK, Germany, France, Sweden, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and the United States. Globally, Creditsafe employs over 1,200 people and has more than 90,000 subscription customers. Three years ago, the Creditsafe Group opened offices in the U.S. under the name Creditsafe, Inc. Its U.S. operations are headquartered in Allentown, Pa. with another facility in Phoenix, AZ. For more information, please visit