Advanced Risk & Approval Management

The afb Fast Integration Business Service 'Advanced Risk & Approval Management' supports all risk-oriented decisions relating to the business relationship with customers, partners, suppliers and other stakeholders. Binding financing approvals can be granted with the aid of external credit checks (credit information),assessment and risk-aware decision-making on the basis of individual credit guidelines.

Features Advanced Risk & Approval Management

  • Risk-aware decisions based on internal and external information about credit record, payment behaviour, evaluations and on-demand creditworthiness information
  • Connections to numerous international credit agencies via standardised interfaces and simplified integration of individual data suppliers
  • Automated processing of data by means of rule-based decision-making processes including assessment of liquidity and creditworthiness
  • Online administration for updating scoring and decision-making parameters and workflows for individual customers (e.g. determination of decision-making lines and chains subject to hierarchy levels or credit volume)
  • Simple integration into customer systems through flexible interfaces
  • Automated monitoring, logging and historisation.

    Advantages at a glance

    • Cost optimisation: integrated retention mechanisms reduce multiple credit agency queries and thus also cut costs. In addition, the modular structure of the afb Business Service lowers the cost and work input of maintenance.
    • Individual input parameters: in addition to background information on the business partner and typical user behaviour in the sales funnel, it is possible to individually take into consideration complex information from the credit policy and calculation parameters.


    • Specific workflows: inquiry, evaluation and decision-making processes can be flexibly designed on the basis of individual customer requirements.
    • Simple integration: the modular structure and the underlying process-driven architecture facilitate the integration into existing systems.


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