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Biometric partnerships boost KYC in SE Asia, Ukraine as Nigeria and India see gains

KYC providers are targeting businesses in underserved areas to improve access to financial services with technologies like selfie biometrics and…

Jun 21, 2022

Selfie biometrics deployed for fraud prevention, KYB from microfinance to virtual basketball

New York-based Element has teamed up with Cebuana Lhuillier, the largest microfinance services provider in the Philippines, to provide Know…

May 19, 2021

Precise Biometrics and Clearview add C-level execs, Element and Simprints teams grow

Precise Biometrics has appointed Annika Freij as its new chief financial officer, taking over from Ulrik Nilsson no later than…

Feb 25, 2021

Element, Ping Identity, Next Biometrics, HID announce new executives, Simprints recruiting

Several biometrics and digital identity technology providers have announced appointments to strategic roles in their respective organizations, as Simprints scouts…

Aug 10, 2020

Philippines pilots pre-registration for biometric national ID program as private digital ID systems grow

A pilot project to collect all information other than biometrics needed for the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) national ID program…

Jun 19, 2019

Infant biometrics in the spotlight at ID4Africa 2019

Among the highlights of the second day of ID4Africa 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa, was a packed and at time…

Jun 11, 2019

Element to provide mobile biometrics for Indonesian bank for digital financial services

Element’s mobile biometric platform will provide customers of Bank Central Asia (BCA) with digital authentication in a pilot launched under…

Dec 11, 2018

Element to provide software-only palm biometrics for PSI healthcare access initiative

Element is partnering with health organization Population Services International (PSI) to pilot a biometric identification platform to support community health…

May 7, 2018

Biometrics industry responds to mass enrollment challenges at ID4Africa exhibition

The exhibition hall at ID4Africa 2018 in Abuja, Nigeria featured a new event high of 113 companies providing a wide…

Apr 12, 2018

Element secures $12M funding round to support mobile biometric identity for social inclusion

Mobile biometric identity software developer Element Inc. has announced a $12 million Series A funding round, led by PTB Ventures…

Nov 1, 2017

Global Good Fund, Element to develop biometric ID tool for infants and children

Biometric software developer Element Inc. has partnered with the Global Good Fund to develop a smartphone-based, non-touch biometric platform capable…

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