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2019 FORUM

The 2019 CRIF Lending Solutions Forum is scheduled for April 28-May 1 in Orlando, Florida.  The Forum is the premiere educational and networking event for all CRIF clients.  It features education sessions, keynote presenters and plenary session speakers that present key topical information on our products and services, industry updates, and thought-provoking experiences that all attendees can use in the work and personal lives. The opportunities to network also gives every attendee an experience that cannot be replicated on a webinar, conference call or email.

Mark your calendars now.  Check back here for more information on the program agenda, keynote speakers, the host resort, networking activities, and registration information.  If you have an idea for a session topic, please provide that to your customer relationship manager, account manager or send it directly to info@criflending.com.

CRIF Next Level Achievement Awards

Since their inception in 2015, the CRIF Next Level of Achievement Award has been presented to a variety of small and large clients who have utilized CRIF technology, services and consulting to dramatically increase their lending productivity, processes, and portfolios.  The complete list of all recipients is below. To see photos of this year’s award ceremony, see the Forum photo gallery. Read the press release that highlights each of the winners. 

“We are extremely proud of these amazing success stories. Our solutions are designed to take our clients’ lending operations to the next level, and these institutions have certainly used them to exceed previous limitations."

Larry Howell, Chairman, CRIF Lending Solutions, regarding the CRIF Next Level Achievement Award winners

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19 Jul

MeridianLink

COSTA MESA, CA

MeridianLink New Customer Engagements in 2Q 2018

MeridianLink®, developer of the financial industry's first multi-channel loan and new account origination platform, today announced strong growth in the second quarter of 2018 with the engagement of more than 25 new customers. Adding to an already strong client list that comprises 66 of the Top 100 credit unions in the United States, these new customer engagements further substantiate the company’s position as a market leading financial services software platform.

26 Jun

MeridianLink

COSTA MESA, CA

MeridianLink Appoints New Leadership to Support Reinvigorated Innovation

MeridianLink®, developer of the financial industry's first multi-channel loan and new account origination platform, today announced the expansion of their leadership team with the appointments of Alan Arnold as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chad Martin as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The appointments bring additional executive management and industry expertise to contribute to the company's growing business, supporting CEO Tim Nguyen.

13 Jun

CRIF Lending Solutions

SAN FRANCISCO

Thoma Bravo Acquires and Merges MeridianLink and CRIF Lending Solutions to Create Market Leading Financial Services Software Platform

Thoma Bravo, a leading private equity investment firm, today announced the acquisitions and merger of MeridianLink and the ACTion, Synergy, and Achieve divisions of CRIF Lending Solutions. The combined organization, named MeridianLink, services approximately 1,200 customers and over 300,000 end users. Tim Nguyen, MeridianLink’s founder and CEO, will lead the combined company through this exciting period of innovation and continued focus on industry-leading customer service. CRIF S.p.A. will also be a shareholder in the new MeridianLink.

13 Jun

Select

ATLANTA

CRIF Lending Solutions Rebrands to CRIF Select

Following sale of two of its technology business units, CRIF Lending Solutions has announced it will rebrand itself under the remaining CRIF Select indirect lending business unit. The new company, now known as CRIF Select Corp., will remain headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., and utilize its operations center in Denver, Colo. CRIF Select will also remain under the global umbrella of its parent company CRIF S.p.A., which is headquartered in Bologna, Italy.

12 Jun

CRIF Lending Solutions

BOLOGNA (ITALY)

Thoma Bravo LLC has acquired ACTion & Synergy (part of CRIF Lending Solutions) & MeridianLink to create a new merged company. CRIF is a shareholder of the new MeridianLink company.

Thoma Bravo LLC, a leading private equity firm focused on software and technology-enabled service sectors has acquired 100% of CRIF Lending Solutions, to create a merged company together with MeridianLink. CRIF also becomes a shareholder of the new merged company “MeridianLink”.

30 Apr

ACTion

ATLANTA

CRIF ACTion Partners with INTRUST Bank

CRIF ACTion, a division of CRIF Lending Solutions specializing in loan origination and deposit account opening systems, has partnered with INTRUST Bank for the ACTion⁺ loan origination system. Headquartered in Wichita, Kan., INTRUST Bank is the largest privately-held bank in the state.

07 Mar

ACTion

ATLANTA

CRIF ACTion Announces New Partnerships with Credit Human Federal Credit Union and Tinker Federal Credit Union

CRIF ACTion, a division of CRIF Lending Solutions specializing in loan origination and deposit account opening systems, has announced new client signings of San Antonio-based Credit Human Federal Credit Union and Oklahoma City, Okla.-based Tinker Federal Credit Union for the ACTion⁺ loan origination system. Tinker Federal Credit Union utilizes the system for indirect lending.

15 Feb

Select

ATLANTA

CRIF Select Aids TDECU During Hurricane Harvey Recovery

CRIF Select, a division of CRIF Lending Solutions and industry-leading provider of indirect lending partner programs, aided TDECU for approximately six weeks during Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts in 2017 as the credit union funded nearly $5 million in relief loans for its members.

24 Jan

Select

ATLANTA

CRIF Select Surpasses $3.7 Billion in Funded Auto Loan Volume for 2017

CRIF Select, a division of CRIF Lending Solutions and industry-leading provider of indirect lending partner programs, surpassed $3.7 billion in funded auto loan volume for 2017.

11 Dec

Achieve

ATLANTA

CRIF Lending Solutions Develops New Credit Bureau Score for Mexico’s Buró de Crédito

CRIF Lending Solutions has developed No Hit Bureau Score for Mexico’s Buró de Crédito. The project was a collaboration with CRIF Sa de CV in Mexico. The new credit bureau score facilitates access to credit products for consumers who are not able to be scored by the typical credit bureau score due to the lack of sufficient credit history.

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Key trade shows, conferences, speaking engagements and educational opportunities where CRIF Lending Solutions will participate.