B2B is, all-too-often, a difficult sector to work in. But this is especially so, when you’re offering financial services to other businesses. From ensuring all of the information you have on other companies is correct and up-to-date, to underwriting and approving loan or finance applications, it’s rarely a straightforward process.
Believe it or not, there’s a tool out there that can simplify the whole process: the Companies House Data API. Offered by Companies House themselves, the API can be integrated into your business’ systems, giving you immediate access to all the data Companies House has to offer.
But what data is available through the API, and how can it benefit your business? In this article, we outline exactly what the Companies House API can do for you and the many ways it can totally revolutionise your business. All you have to do is make sure that it’s expertly integrated into your existing systems.
What data does the Companies House API provide?The public information available through the Companies House API is valued at over three billion pounds, so it should come as no surprise that the data available to you once you’re using the API is incredibly wide-ranging. The full list of data available can be found the Companies House website but, in summary, the main areas of data you can access through the API are:
- Company information data
- Company filing data
- Insolvency cases data
- Charges data
- Officers data
- PSC data