In our dangerous and disorienting world, facts matter more than ever

When a global news event puts your company at immediate risk, you need real-time intelligence you can trust.

By filtering out disinformation and verifying the facts, Factal enables companies to respond faster and more confidently when faced with an unexpected global event. Powered by advanced technology and experienced journalists working around the clock, Factal helps companies save time and protect what matters most.


Created by the founders of

“I’ve seen every vendor pitch. Factal is sitting on top of a rocket ship.”

- Chief security officer of Fortune 100 company

Know what’s happening right now — precisely where it’s happening

Factal detects, verifies and publishes breaking events faster than any news organization. But that’s just the beginning.

Incidents are precisely geolocated and compared against your company’s global locations. In an instant, you’ll know if a high-risk incident is developing in close proximity to offices, stores, supply lines or company events — even down to the meter.


Corporate and
travel security

Protect employees wherever they are.


Anticipate disruptions to global operations.


Get a jump on high-risk global events.

Finally, a real-time platform that makes your job easier

Traditional social media tools make you work harder to filter out false positives and figure out what matters.

Designed like a modern consumer news experience, Factal’s site and app make it easy to see the world’s events and customize what’s important for your company. You can even collaborate with Factal editors and other companies in real time.

Fast AND accurate

Get lightning-fast, reliable coverage of global events without all the noise.

Precise locations

Eliminate guesswork with the most precise incident geolocation available.

Customized updates

Get notified of emerging incidents that matter most to your company.

Safer together

Collaborate with other Factal members impacted by the same incident.

Diverse sources

See trusted sources across multiple platforms for a complete picture.

Wherever you go

Miss the Breaking News app? The new Factal app has you covered.

An ethical company you can trust

With concerns about data privacy, disinformation and civil liberties on the rise, Factal takes an open, transparent approach to providing our members with trustworthy, sustainable services.

Founded by award-winning journalists on a public service mission to protect people from harm around the world, Factal is grounded in a comprehensive code of ethics. From data privacy to newsroom practices, Factal works hard to gain your trust.