Incorporated in 1996, Central Business Information Limited (CBI) is a global business information company covering Hong Kong, China and 200 countries around the world.

We offer a full range of services including Due Diligence, Business Credit Report, Employment Screening, Asset Search, Business Verification and Site Investigation for different business sectors and industries. With our local expertise and experience in many regions, we deliver accurate, comprehensive and up-to-date business intelligence to our clients instantly and directly, helping them make the right decisions and take the best actions.

CBI currently operates 5 established offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Xi’an with over three hundred staff members. Each department is led by highly experienced and knowledgeable professionals

CBI works with clients to develop innovative services by combining technology, expertise and industry knowledge. Our competitive edges not only include a wide range of products and geographic coverage, we also provide ongoing post-sales services to make sure every single need of our clients will be fully satisfied. With our in-house IT division, we have developed the most advanced integrated system in the industry to collect, process and analyze business and individual information for our various products.

Over the years with hard work from our teams, we have built a strong client base including the world's largest C.P.A. firms, law firms, investment institutions, commercial banks, listed companies and government authorities that have been counting on us for quality business information in many aspects.

At CBI, we are committed to helping our clients build the safe and impartial business environment that is constructed on a foundation of timely and accurate information.


We maintain honest, direct, and loyal relations with clients.


We are committed to helping our clients prevent risks and build trust.


We listen to our clients, find out what they need and bring them effective solutions.


We help our clients meet the commercial challenges by constantly creating innovative ways of gathering facts, and turning that data into strategic business insights.


We strive to protect our independence from any interference.


We devote our excellence on all we do and commit to set new standards for the research profession.