STAGE 1. COLLECT DATA
The process of data collection developed at CRA ANTARES follows the principles of reliability, comprehensiveness and timeliness of information. The obtained raw data is used for further analyses and influences their results, therefore, the precise attention is paid to each source of information, while the data obtained from different sources is always combined, compared and cleared from insufficiencies.
LOCAL SUPPLIERS NETWORK
Special attention is paid to the process of data suppliers selection. Currently, CRA Antares possesses an established network of local data suppliers in each country covered, while the selection process is never over.
In order to improve data collection process CRA ANTARES has established its own contact center that obtains data directly from the analyzed business entity.
PUBLICLY AVAILABLE DATA
In the process of analysis our specialists use only carefully selected, tested, reliable sources of information.
IT-SOLUTIONS FOR DATA COLLECTION
Significant amount of funds and time have been invested in automatization of data collection process that noticeably cuts the costs of data collection and, most importantly, increases its speed.
COMPREHENSIVE DATABASE - ONLINE ACCESS
All the information obtained from various sources flows into one comprehensive database that allows providing online access to the requested data to our customers.
The main focus of the second stage is taking a closer look at the obtained information. We use a number of methods to clear the obtained data from falseness and irrelevance, update the existing information and prepare it for transparent decision-making.
In order to make the analysis most effective the obtained data is analyzed by various specialists – financial and credit analysts, market specialists and others.
IT-SOLUTIONS FOR PRODUCTIVE ANALYSIS
The specially developed IT-software brings our analysis to another level – now it is faster, more precise, more effective.
One of our main goals at CRA ANTARES is to provide our own opinion regarding the creditworthiness of the analyzed business entity and point out all the risks related to cooperation with it. Therefore, most of our products not just give a glance, but provide confidence.
The result of credit investigation and globally accepted instrument for differentiating business entities, managing risks and making investment decisions.
CREDIT RATING FACTORS + RECOMMENDATIONS
Besides the Credit Rating itself our customers are provided with the detailed description of factors that have influenced the Credit Rating decision and recommendations regarding the steps to be taken in order to improve it.
DATA TRANSFER (PDF, XML, ONLINE ACCESS)
We consider the value of time for our customers and are capable of providing data in the most convenient format the customer desires. The developed IT-software allows transferring data using traditional PDF, light and convenient XML, as well as via the fastest possible way – ONLINE ACCESS.