Coface Business Information
Make Informed Credit Decisions
with Coface


/ Coface Business Information
and Debt Collection

  • Benefit from our global information network with data on more than 200 million companies in 100+ countries. As a leading credit insurer, we rely only on authoritative and trustworthy data sources.
  • Take informed business decisions and get a clear vision of the creditworthiness on specific companies with the possibility of continuous monitoring.
  • Recover late payments anywhere in the world. Coface Debt Collection specialises in efficient, stress-free debt recovery. Our global network will liaise with local litigation teams to determine the best response to avoid surprises.
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Your Needs, Our Solutions

Know Your Customers:

Identify and onboard new commercial partners. Manage your KYC processes and assess financial key data with the assistance of Coface Business Report.

Choose a concise or in-depth version: Snapshot Report or Full Report

Leverage our global network and extensive payment records. We offer you sufficient information to know who you’re trading with.

Evaluate Your Risk:

Assess your sales prospects, check clients, suppliers and trade partners' trustworthiness though they are located on the other side of the world!

Teams worldwide in 50 locations are dedicated to collecting, processing and analyzing risk data, from our insights and analysis to make more informed decisions.


Collecting outstanding invoices can be a nightmare especially overseas. Our team will determine the best response for your business. Ensuring your company retains its image and reputation.

Coface Collection service will optimize your recovery rate, and save your time with one point of contact.

Coface Business Information
At Coface, we are able to provide critical insights relying on our extensive information network.
Back your decisions with our Trade Credit.

 KNOWLEDGE IS KEY: Our extensive information network provides critical timely insights when you check your customers, prospects or suppliers' risk levels. This makes it easier to grow your business, respond to critical risks and prevent bad deals.

EXPERT IN LOCAL REGULATIONS AND PRACTICES: Choose Coface as your collection partner to save resources.
Let us act and negotiate with your debtors in full knowledge of local practices and regulations.

Our Information Product Range:

Debtor Risk Assessment (DRA)

Get access to the most up-to-date insights into business insolvencies. The Debtor Risk Assessment (or DRA) aims to measure the probability of a company defaulting on a payment over the next 12 months. The assessment is calculated using different indicators such as financial strength, profitability, solvency, environmental factors and management of the company.

Credit Opinion

Get an expert risk underwriter’s view on your credit decisions today. Monitoring your customers can be challenging, especially when they are located in a different country.

To make your life easier, our local experts do the job for you. Updates on first signs of financial problems and other important changes support you in taking the right decisions in advance.

Information Reports

Non-payment risk prevention begins with gathering relevant and up-to-date information on buyers and their environment.

Snapshot Reports provide essential and concise business information data while Full Reports offer comprehensive and extensive information allowing in-depth analysis of the credit risk of the company.


Our Debt Collection Services:

Commercial Debt Collection:
Our Approach

Our goal is to preserve the relationship you have with your customers:

Our teams will do their best to secure payment in an agreeable manner.

Amicable debt collection usually results in success and avoids costly litigation over the recovery of your debts.

Legal Collections

After your approval, we will initiate and monitor legal procedures on your behalf.

The collection process may involve external lawyers or other representatives to initiate legal proceedings. We will act as your liaison and will help you to deal with local specificities.

Bankruptcy Filing and Monitoring Services

Our collection team will help you to deal with the demands of the bankruptcy court.

We lodge and register the debt on your behalf and monitor bankruptcy procedure for you

To manage your portfolio at your fingertips, we have advanced online tools to support you.

  • CofaNet Essentialour product online management tool
  • API Capability – Integrate the ordering process directly into your own CRM, ERP systems and websites

With our tools, you can:

  • Order new report
  • Monitor changes
  • Access order history
  • Request collection action
  • Follow collection progress

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- Your new business information platform - Insights for trade

We are a global leader in trade credit insurance,
recognized expert in trade risks

With our unparalleled footprint in more than 100 countries

  • 11,000+

    Business Information
    Clients Worldwide

  • 50+

    Centers Dedicated to Collecting,
    Processing and Analyzing Risk Data

  • 200 Million

    Companies in Our Database

  • 400+

    Debt Collection Experts

Coface is authorised in France by the Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution. Coface in Hong Kong is subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority. Details about the extent of our regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority are available from us on request.

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