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GBG launches ID index that ranks nations and recommends verification methods

London-based GBG has launched the International Identity Index, which ranks the digital ID ecosystem of 48 countries and territories. GBG…

Oct 11, 2023

IDology expands portfolio of gambling services and improves AML, age verification

IDology, an ID verification provider and GBG company, announced in a release that it has expanded its portfolio of services…

Jun 30, 2023

Study shows data security is key to rebuilding consumer trust

GB Group plc (GBG), global experts in digital identity and fraud prevention, recently gathered insights from more than 5,000 consumers…

Mar 29, 2023

GBG takes fraud prevention, AML compliance solution to Australian market

London-based digital ID provider GBG has launched its Compliance Platform in Australia to help customers tackle ID fraud, ensure anti-money…

Feb 15, 2023

ID management vendors create services for vulnerable war refugees

A UK onboarding company says it is making its software and services available to protect refugees from Russia’s invasion of…

Jan 26, 2023

8.6M fake ID users in UK: GBG report

Over eight million people in the UK have taken advantage of fake, fraudulent or someone else’s identity to access goods,…

Nov 23, 2022

Yoti and UK Post Office receive further digital ID certification

Yoti and the United Kingdom Post Office have been certified for additional identity profiles under the Digital Identity & Attributes…

Nov 1, 2022

GBG certified to UK digital ID trust scheme for compliant right to work, DBS checks

London-based GBG has become the latest firm to obtain certification for the UK Government’s Digital Identity and Attributes Trust Framework…

Oct 21, 2022

GBG introduces no-code biometric onboarding tool

Digital ID verification vendor GBG has announced the availability of a new no-code onboarding tool with face biometrics and liveness…

Oct 12, 2022

Digital ID verifier finds US consumers want better security and faster remote onboarding

Six in 10 consumers surveyed have “dueling demands for data privacy and personalization” that begin with the remote onboarding process….

Sep 8, 2022

US private equity considers $1.5B buyout of GBG as market presents buyer opportunities

An American private equity fund is looking at a £1.3 billion GBG purchase, according to a statement given to Tech…

Aug 18, 2022

Three pairs of KYC vendors partner to secure accounts with selfie biometrics

Maybe figuring there are safety and profits in numbers, six KYC companies are pairing up for strategic benefits, with selfie…

Jul 27, 2022

Strong demand for selfie biometrics in financial services prompts Acuant partnership

Demand for selfie biometrics and related onboarding technologies continues to be strong in financial services, with Acuant inking a deal…

Jun 20, 2022

GBG bullish after Acuant integration as digital identity providers update earnings

The strategic progress behind GBG’s record financial results of 11 percent growth to revenue of £242.5 million (approximately US$297.1 million),…

Jun 8, 2022

IDology adds, Trulioo updates biometric authentication for KYB

IDology and Trulioo each took separate steps to advance in the know your business (KYB) field with biometric authentication. IDology…

May 25, 2022

Preventing fraud, the alternative way

By Gus Tomlinson, Chief Product Officer, EMEA at GBG Our digital identities allow us to buy and interact like never…

Apr 22, 2022

Signs of a COVID hangover in results as China lockdowns dampen biometrics boom

Company financials bring an update on the state of the biometrics and identity sectors with positive figures as GBG releases…

Apr 6, 2022

GBG reveals plans to take digital ID leadership in Americas and globally with new divisions

GBG has created new Americas and Global Product groups to bring together its recent acquisitions in the biometrics space. The combined…

Mar 22, 2022

Prioritize onboarding and digital identity fraud protection or lose customers: GBG survey

Market research from GBG suggests that mass smartphone adoption and digital identity creation places heightened emphasis on smooth onboarding processes…

Feb 1, 2022

GBG reaches $19M deal for New Zealand selfie biometrics provider Cloudcheck

GBG has acquired New Zealand-based biometrics provider Cloudcheck in a £14 million (US$18.9 million) deal to strengthen its position in the Australasia…

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Preventing fraud, the alternative way

By Gus Tomlinson, Chief Product Officer, EMEA at GBG Our digital identities allow us to buy and interact like never…

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