FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
ALL ABOUT OUR REBRAND
1. Why rebrand from Creditinfo Jamaica Limited to EveryData Jamaica Limited now?
While we will, at our core, remain focused on credit reporting and risk management, we have developed systems, processes, products, and solutions that are geared toward managing and utilizing data to advance organizational efficiencies in this increasingly digital era. We, therefore, are announcing this expanded facet of our operations through this name change and rebranding. In essence, we are now more than just a Credit Bureau!
2. Why the name EveryData?
Building on our many years of experience in the market for data analytics, we have been able to collect information about borrowers’ credit behavior. Consequently, we are now poised to provide ‘Every Data’ that can help financial institutions reduce risks, enhance profitability and, consequently, make products more effective for consumers.
3. What does this mean for people seeking to apply for credit reports?
At the moment the processes stay the same until the final rebranding is done. People can apply for credit reports on our website www.creditinfojamaiaca.com
4. What does this mean for people seeking to apply for disputes?
At the moment the processes stay the same until the final rebranding is done. People can file a dispute on our website www.creditinfojamaiaca.com
5. What does this mean for your management structure?
There will be no changes in our management structure or our board and governance structures. There will also be no change in ownership. All existing agreements will also remain valid and all application links will remain the same.
6. What does a credit bureau do?
Credit bureaus provide some of the information creditors and lenders use to help them make important lending decisions. While credit bureaus collect credit information in order to make it available to certain third parties, the decision to deny or approve someone’s credit ultimately lies with the lender or creditor. Learn more on our website: https://jm.creditinfo.com/helpful-information/
7. Who owns Creditinfo Jamaica Limited?
Creditinfo Jamaica Limited now known as EveryData Jamaica Limited is 100% owned by a holding company located in the Cayman Islands called StoneCoCI LTD, which also owns credit bureaus in Guyana, Barbados, and Eastern Caribbean Islands.
ABOUT CREDITINFO JAMAICA
Creditinfo Jamaica Limited, which has received regulatory approval to rebrand to EveryData Jamaica Limited, is the Caribbean’s most technologically-advanced credit bureau. Throughout its many years of experience in collecting information about borrowers’ credit behavior, it is now poised to provide ‘Every Data’ that can help financial institutions reduce risks, enhance profitability and, consequently, make products more effective for consumers. EveryData aims to stand apart in the market by consistently investing in its people and its fintech solutions towards maintaining complete and accurate records of all loan transactions in Jamaica. With operations also in Barbados, Guyana and the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU), the group is owned by StoneCo CI Limited, a Brazil-based leader in financial technology solutions that empower merchants and integrated partners to conduct electronic commerce seamlessly across in-store, online, and mobile channels. Please engage our media contacts below pending the imminent completion of our transition to our new website and email addresses.