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ID.me, VIDA announce funding to fuel continued digital ID growth

ID.me has secured $100 million in debt financing from funds managed by Fortress Investment Group LLC affiliates, along with an additional…

Aug 20, 2021

Remote biometric IDV saves Arizona $40B: ID.me case study

Remote biometric identity verification to confirm the eligibility of individuals for Arizona Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) has saved the state…

Aug 19, 2021

Secure Planet, Integrated Biometrics, BioCatch, ID.me make the Inc. 5000 for 2021

Biometrics and digital identity companies Secure Planet, Integrated Biometrics, BioCatch and ID.me feature on the 2021 Inc. 5000 list which…

Aug 12, 2021

Good Health Pass guidance proposes privacy protections for proof of COVID-19 status

The Good Health Pass Interoperability Blueprint has been launched to propose a privacy-preserving alternative to vaccination certificates to meet international travel…

Jul 20, 2021

Selfie biometrics power KYC and fraud prevention from crypto platforms to governments

Solutions and implementations of ID document checks and face biometrics continue to proliferate, with GetID launching a new tool, customer…

Jun 18, 2021

ID.me granted US FedRAMP authorization for digital identity verification platform

ID.me has achieved a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Moderate Authority to Operate (ATO) for its Federally certified…

Jun 14, 2021

Stripe launches selfie biometrics to join active identity verification market

Stripe is joining the market for remote biometric identity verification, just as Idemia, TruNarrative and Yoti have signed up new…

May 13, 2021

ID.me launches new digital identity initiatives in Louisiana, USPTO partnership rumored

ID.me has reportedly begun new partnerships and initiatives to support secure benefits payments with digital identity solutions and improve the…

May 6, 2021

Executive moves at 1Kosmos, Idex Biometrics, PatriotOne, SIA, Verato

Identity industry activity is reflected in the job market, as 1Kosmos, Idex Biometrics, Patriot One, Verato and the Security Industry…

Apr 14, 2021

Stakeholders split on digital ID benefits as selfie biometrics deployed for financial crime prevention

Most stakeholders see digital ID as a potentially helpful innovation for fighting financial crime, but they are split on whether…

Mar 29, 2021

Selfie biometrics partnership teased by Bluink, NJ selects ID.me, Ipsidy integrated

Bluink is growing the number of services Canadians can use its selfie biometrics-backed digital ID with, and ID.me has signed…

Mar 23, 2021

ID.me plans secure digital ID platform expansion after raising $100M in funding

ID.me is planning to expand its secure digital ID platform thanks to a major new round of funding. The company,…

Mar 18, 2021

Yoti, Onfido, Sumsub and ID.me step up biometric, digital ID onboarding efforts to tackle online fraud

Several biometrics providers have announced new partnerships this week, sharing their e-Signing and KYC solutions to combat online fraud. Particularly,…

Mar 15, 2021

ID and selfie biometrics checks roll out for property financing, UI claims, professional services

The widespread adoption of face biometrics for remote onboarding and KYC compliance continues with Jumio announcing a deal with a…

Mar 8, 2021

ITRC urges biometrics to facilitate US unemployment benefits claims, as ID.me chosen by Massachusetts

Eva Velasquez, president, and CEO at the Identity Theft Resource Center, has called for improved authentication methods, and biometrics in…

Feb 10, 2021

ID.me, IDnow form digital ID partnerships to extend reach in remote verification market

ID.me and background and identity services provider Sterling have partnered to launch a new digital identity solution for the employment…

Jan 18, 2021

Colorado launching ID.me biometric identity verification to fight pandemic claims fraud

ID.me has been selected by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment to provide biometric identity proofing as protection against fraud…

Nov 18, 2020

Socure co-founder back in CEO role for next digital identity verification growth phase

Socure Co-founder and Chief Product Officer Johnny Ayers is being elevated to the CEO position by the company to lead its…

Oct 5, 2020

ID.me identity verification selected to vet suspect unemployment claims

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) announced it has entered an identity verification partnership with ID.me. The contract…

Aug 28, 2020

Nevada agency chooses ID.me’s biometric verification to prevent unemployment claim fraud

Nevada’s Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR) has partnered with ID.me to implement online biometric identity verification technology on…

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