Compuscan is a trusted credit bureau and information services provider. We collect, provide and protect quality data on individuals and businesses to assist companies across multiple industries with consumer verification, application processing, consumer management, lending decisions, tracing and collections . We have an intensive focus on identifying, collecting, storing, and processing alternative credit data, enabling financial inclusion.
Compuscan Namibia, entered the market in 2000 to address a need for a credit bureau in the microfinance industry. Compuscan Credit Reference Bureau (Pty) Ltd (“Compuscan Namibia”) is a licensed credit bureau with the Bank of Namibia according to the country’s credit regulations.
Currently, microlenders in Namibia are required to register with the Micro Lending Association (MLA), as well as the Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA). NAMFISA mandates that all microlenders in Namibia must be subscribed to Compuscan.
In Namibia, clients can receive up-to-date credit bureau information, which includes microloan information, previous enquiries, identification information, judgement information, and administration orders.