Globe Icon
Global Coverage
Alarm Icon
Immediate Results
Online Icon
Fully Online
Combination Icon
Included in AML check

Top Adverse Media Check FAQ

What type of media is searched in Adverse Media checks?

More than 12,000 international, national and local media sources are searched, including newspapers, corporate news releases and newswires and trade, business and academic journals, some from as far back as 1971.

Is social media included in Adverse Media checks?

No, social media is not included in an Adverse Media check. Adverse Media checks only search articles that have been published in newspapers, corporate news releases/newswires and journals for links with serious crimes.

What information do I see if a match is made in an Adverse Media check?

If a match is made with a candidate and a media source, you will see the publication name, date, article extract covering the key details and the reference to your candidate. If the publication includes any information such as the candidate's address/age/date of birth, this will also be provided.



Our platform provides the option of a single or multi check report for all checks that you carry out. All the information you need is available to read and save at the click of a button.

Sneak Peek

Adverse Media Check Candidate Flow
Candidate Flow
Adverse Media Check Sample Report
Sample Report

Our Platform

Built for humans

Crystal clear self-managed user interfaces with automation

Status at a glance

View and filter checks on our candidate dashboard

Full detail

See all the data about your check and it's progression candidate list

Tailored packages

Compile multiple settings & checks into a package

Simplified workflow

Mobile optimised candidate & referee workflows

Global support

Always available global support team, contactable by phone

Why use