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Onfido builds trust in an online world by helping businesses digitally verify people’s identities. Using machine learning technology, Onfido validates a user’s identity document and compares it with their facial biometrics. The identity can then be cross-referenced against international credit and watchlist databases. Founded by three entrepreneurs from Oxford University, Onfido has received over $60m in funding from investors including Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and Crunchfund. We carry out checks in 192 countries for global customers including ZipCar, Couchsurfing, Revolut and Square.

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Onfido reports 130 percent YOY growth, new hires, partnerships, U.S. expansion

Onfido reports a successful 2019, marked by 130 percent year-over-year growth in revenues for its biometric and digital ID offerings,…

Feb 12, 2020Mode deploys selfie biometrics and ID document checking from Onfido for top compliance and user experience
Jan 27, 2020Onfido joins World Economic Forum in push for passwordless future
Jan 15, 2020Onfido receives SOC 2 Type 2 compliance
Dec 16, 2019Onfido biometrics to secure Ubisecure digital identity management APIs and instant messaging loans
Dec 12, 2019Onfido, bunq renew partnership for seamless biometric identity verification
Dec 11, 2019Accenture and Onfido bring new identity governance and onboarding tools to ForgeRock platforms
Nov 28, 2019b-sharpe integrates Onfido facial biometrics for seamless customer onboarding
Oct 29, 2019Panini joins identity authentication market as Dwolla integrates Onfido facial biometrics
Oct 25, 2019Onfido releases Global Fraud Index and Socure commits to eliminate digital identity fraud ahead of Money 20/20
Sep 25, 2019Onfido to deliver biometric identity verification for Agora’s online voting platform
Sep 24, 2019Onfido partners up to research identity portability in UK financial ecosystem
Sep 23, 2019Onfido and Socure take honors for digital identity verification innovation
Sep 3, 2019Nuggets deploys Onfido biometrics for private payment and identity solution
Aug 23, 2019Onfido joins sandbox as Veriff’s biometrics deployed to verify Blockchain users

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