Corporate Credit

Credit management is about allowing businesses to grow profitably: done right, credit management can transform businesses.

Use the best tools

Making credit decisions in strong economies, when companies aren’t failing is easy. In times of uncertainty, where the fortunes of customers can change quickly, having the best tools available to inform your decision-making can safeguard your business.

We provide the tools that allow you to make evidence-based decisions and to justify these to your key stakeholders.

We are transparent

We believe in making our analytics transparent and easy to understand – headline scores for quick decisions and easy drill-down for those risks where more detailed analysis is required.

Stress-test the impact of failure

Use the Experiments tool to produce a ‘what if’ scenario and stress-test a supplier or customer’s financial health using their management accounts or forecasts. Generate updated scores immediately and see which companies are most financially vulnerable.

Analyse the words in financial reports and predict financial distress

Use TextScore®, our machine learning tool, to analyse the text accompanying financial statements to provide a more current dimension of risk assessment.

Save hours on document review

Reduce time spent reading accounts documents as part of your critical risk review and use our unique SearCHeD tool instead, which allows you to search individual documents digitally, or even search across a portfolio using keywords and phrases.

Receive real-time email alerts

Learn about changes in circumstances and financial health, which could increase your risk and could result in a change of contract, with customisable email alerts that set the parameters important for your business, such as a 10 point change in the H-Score®.

Our Service

We help our clients manage their strategic business relationships, giving them scores that look at a medium-term forecast, and the tools to allow them to look even further into the future.


We provide ‘white box’ scores, which allow you to make evidence-based decisions and justify these to key stakeholders in your organisation.


Being able to model scenarios and understand ever-changing risk has never been more important. We give you the tools to do that.


With tools like Aphrodite®, SearCHeD, TextScore® and our Furlough data matching, we allow you to investigate risks thoroughly in minutes.

Why choose Company Watch?

As a financial analytics company, our risk analysis and data modelling platform provides intelligent and actionable insights, giving you an unbeatable edge when it comes to managing risk.

Unlike a traditional credit reference agency, we have the ability to map medium to long-term risk as well as short-term risk. As a result, you can accurately predict financial risks before they become financial losses.

"Company Watch has been integral to our ratings methodology since we first began. They are professional, helpful and supportive and look beyond the commercial angle to understand the issues we are looking to solve."

Rob Crampton
Chief Underwriting Officer

– Equinox Global Limited

"All the way through our journey with Company Watch the training and support has been first class. I am such a firm advocate of the system that I have been recommending it to colleagues in other authorities.”

Alistair Stewart
Social Care Team

– Scotland Excel

"Company Watch is integral to our credit review process and provides a service beyond everyone in the market. Their services are indispensable in delivering the financial information and analytics we need in a totally customised format."

Dafna Thornbury
Global Credit Risk Manager

– Doosan Bobcat EMEA

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