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Challenge: Credit Info #81

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infokujur opened this Issue May 11, 2017 · 5 comments

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infokujur commented May 11, 2017

Creditinfo Estonia is leading service provider for credit information and risk management solutions in Estonia. Our aim is to decrease financial risks of companies and private persons. Creditinfo Eesti is giving UNIQUE perspective to use for FREE exclusively 10 000 companies’ open data:

Company number
Registry code
Acitivites based on EMTAK
Address
Members of Board
Owners
Subsidiaries
Net sales based on EMTAK
Profit/loss
Assets
Equity
Number of Employees based on quater
Paymnet defaults
Tax debts

We are giving you FREE hands for creating soultion or service to make consumer’s life easier. The IDEAL solution includes visualization, data analytics or any simplistic service activity. Also the solution/service should be linked with Creditinfo’s open data.

The criterias of selecting the winner: who’s solution is helping to save consumer’s time and money mostly. The best team wins 1000€ and beer! So bring on your crazy ideas and just create it.

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joellimberg May 11, 2017

This might be a stupid thought, but: all the data listed above seems to be rather basic data that's actually published* by the Estonian business registry and the Tax and Customs Board.

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  • the business registry has the company data, and it can be manually looked up on the website, but there's no (public) API. (I think?) machine-readable data can be purchased from them. Company annual reports (PDF files) can be purchased by anyone at €2 per report.

  • The tax board publishes quarterly (and monthly?) Excel files with (for example) employee count & revenue numbers.

I don't really understand why access to this de facto public data is restricted like this. (@andreskytt maybe you have some interesting insight here?)

joellimberg commented May 11, 2017

This might be a stupid thought, but: all the data listed above seems to be rather basic data that's actually published* by the Estonian business registry and the Tax and Customs Board.

* published:

  • the business registry has the company data, and it can be manually looked up on the website, but there's no (public) API. (I think?) machine-readable data can be purchased from them. Company annual reports (PDF files) can be purchased by anyone at €2 per report.

  • The tax board publishes quarterly (and monthly?) Excel files with (for example) employee count & revenue numbers.

I don't really understand why access to this de facto public data is restricted like this. (@andreskytt maybe you have some interesting insight here?)

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joellimberg May 11, 2017

(Found this thread: #13)

joellimberg commented May 11, 2017

(Found this thread: #13)

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and the thread #70

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Hillehinsberg commented May 11, 2017

and the thread #70

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McSim May 15, 2017

The data will be given as actualised at the moment or will it be a set of several years, with a history of changes?

McSim commented May 15, 2017

The data will be given as actualised at the moment or will it be a set of several years, with a history of changes?

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The business registry indeed does not have a public API. They do have x-road APIs and do data extracts but that is, unfortunately, a paid service. Most of the data requested can be found here https://www.emta.ee/et/kontaktid-ja-ametist/maksulaekumine-statistika/tasutud-maksud-kaive-ja-tootajate-arv Please comment, what exactly is missing from this dataset as it contains all organisations employing people and paying taxes.

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andreskytt commented Feb 2, 2018

The business registry indeed does not have a public API. They do have x-road APIs and do data extracts but that is, unfortunately, a paid service. Most of the data requested can be found here https://www.emta.ee/et/kontaktid-ja-ametist/maksulaekumine-statistika/tasutud-maksud-kaive-ja-tootajate-arv Please comment, what exactly is missing from this dataset as it contains all organisations employing people and paying taxes.

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