risk transformed

The Vertical Screen family of companies was originally launched as Business Information Group, Inc. (BIG) in 1989, focused on serving the applicant screening needs of the financial services industry. A pioneering approach, this industry-specific concentration has allowed us to identify, develop and perfect solutions tailored to the unique needs of financial services clients. 


Our comprehensive suite of applicant screening services offers a complete, single vendor, single platform solution.

BIG Services

Background Screening
Fingerprinting & Remote Services
Occupational Health Screening
Compliance Services
Form I-9 & Onboarding Services
International Screening
Vendor/Contingent Workforce Screening
  • Social Security Number Validation
  • County Criminal Records Search
  • National Criminal File Search
  • County Civil Records Search
  • Reference Interviews
  • Professional License Verification
  • State Insurance Department Licensing
  • Disclosure Monitoring Service
  • HUD Search
  • Corporate Secretary of State Verification
  • FAA PRIA Check
  • Social Security Number Verification
  • Statewide Criminal Records Search
  • Sexual Offender Registry Search
  • Federal Civil Records Search
  • Education History Verification
  • FINRA BrokerCheck
  • Motor Vehicle Records Search
  • ActionsBase
  • OIG/SAM Excluded Parties Lists
  • News/Media Publication Search
  • Credit Report
  • Federal Criminal Records Search
  • Abuse Registry Search
  • Employment History Verification
  • Professional Designations Verification
  • NIPR Search
  • CDLIS Search
  • OFAC/Prohibited Parties Search
  • Business Credit Reports
  • FBI CHRI Disposition Research & Adjudication
  • Livescan Fingerprinting
  • Form I-9 Section 2 Completion
  • Badge Photography and Production
  • Drug Testing
  • Vaccinations/ Immunizations
  • Medical Review Officer Services
  • Breath Alcohol Testing
  • Drug-Free Workplace Policy Development & Review
  • Physical Examinations
  • Random Program Management
  • NAIC Approved Biographical Affidavits
  • myDQF
  • DOT Random Program Management (RPM)
  • DOT Employment History Verification
  • Department of Transportation Compliance
  • DOT Drug Testing
  • DOT Medical Review Officer Services
  • DOT Drug & Alcohol History Verification
  • DOT Policy Development
  • DOT Breath Alcohol Testing
  • DOT Physicals
  • ApplicationStation
  • E-Verify System
  • DataStation
  • Applicant Services
  • i9Success
  • Canada
  • EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa)
  • United Kingdom
  • APAC (Asia Pacific)
  • Canada
  • EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa)

Getting Results

Our Numbers Speak for Themselves


client retention

15 second

Response Time for Client Calls


accuracy rate