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Business-Compass

Business class of information

Firmen-Compass becomes Business-Compass with even more facts and all-round service for your benefit.

360° view of companies & persons

With access to valuable background information such as balance sheet data and last beneficial owner, Compass is your reliable partner when it comes to business information in Austria. As a registered user, you have everything at a glance: detailed company information with links to owners and shareholdings, links between companies and persons as well as presentations of current and historical functions and names. Trade data, associations and foundations provide additional information.

Bonus program: Comprehensive content

The data of Business-Compass is updated daily and is continuously supplemented with additional content to support you in your daily work and the Know Your Customer (KYC) checks especially. New: Last beneficial owners, brands, company start-ups and companies with international connections.

Business-Compass: Ready to go!

  • Business information about 460,000 active companies
  • Last beneficial owner (calculated)
  • Standardised view of the balance sheet and the income statement
  • Electronic documents from the Business Register online (articles of association, annual financial statements, etc.)
  • Official excerpts from the Business Register, Land Register, etc. for a fee (additional contract)
  • Master company data, capital, turnover, employees, VAT number, industry code, products, legal facts, etc.
  • Owners and investments (incl. graphic presentation)
  • Benchmark reports with comparison to the industry
  • Intellectual Property: Trademark rights
  • Historical data of companies and persons
  • Data on around 900,000 persons (managing directors, partners, signatories, etc.), current and historical
  • Commercial law functions, researched management functions and departments
  • Trade, association and foundation information, free GISA excerpts (GISA: Austrian Business Licence Information System)
  • Company start-ups and bankruptcies (entries in the edicts archive)
  • Companies with international connections 
  • Monitoring: Automated change notifications as e-mail or technical interface to company-internal systems, data delivery

Furthermore: supervisory board members, shareholders or foreign investments according to the financial report, correspondence languages, year of establishment, products/services, bank details, import and export countries, business activity as well as other details such as branch offices, etc. Former company and personal names can also be found.

We would be happy to hold a personal consultation with you.

For more than 150 years, Compass-Verlag has been supplying companies and institutions with up-to-date and correct company data.