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Website: onfido.com

Onfido makes digital identity simple. The company makes it easy for people to access services by digitally verifying them using its Real Identity Platform. The platform allows businesses to tailor verification methods to individual user and market needs in a no-code, orchestration layer – combining the right mix of document and biometric verifications, trusted data sources, and passive fraud signals to meet their risk, friction and regulatory requirements. Partnering with over 1,000 businesses globally, Onfido helps millions of people access services every day – from billion-dollar institutions to hyper growth start-ups.

Onfido Biometrics News


Onfido releases 2024 Identity Fraud Report and launches Fraud Lab

Onfido announced the launch of its Fraud Lab along with the publication of the 2024 Identity Fraud Report. The report…

Oct 31, 2023

Biometrics partnerships to bring ID verification to job, bike share, fintech applications

Biometric identity verification providers Onfido, iDenfy, and Shufti Pro have all announced partnerships that will bring identity verification to secure…

Oct 23, 2023

Measuring IDV performances at Authenticate

For relying parties deciding on an identity verification (IDV) vendor, what are the key metrics to look at to understand…

Oct 23, 2023

Implement behavioral biometrics to stop money mules, says UK’s financial regulator

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published key findings from a review of what role money mules play in…

Oct 19, 2023

A flurry of selfie biometrics deals in fintech for Onfido, Shufti, Sumsub, Trulioo

Digital identity and biometrics deals are flying in the financial sector, with ID verification firms gaining footholds in a growing…

Sep 27, 2023

Idex Biometrics, Onfido and Dashlane hire new executives

Idex Biometrics ASA has a new chief financial officer, while Onfido has hired a tech leader to maintain its growth…

Sep 18, 2023

X ID verification with Au10tix now official; IDVerse, iDenfy, Onfido sign deals

The platform formerly known as Twitter is hoping to solve some of the confusion left by its change in identity…

Sep 11, 2023

Onfido reaches for reusable digital identity tipping point

When Onfido appointed Yuelin Li as chief strategy officer ahead of a planned initial public offering in April of 2022,…

Aug 7, 2023

Selfie biometrics and KYC checks further expand beyond banking

The full range of the identity verification market is shown in customer deals announced by Yoti, Sumsub, Shufti Pro, Incode,…

Aug 3, 2023

Persona biometrics for random spot checks in UK scooter-service trial

The UK city of Birmingham’s new electric scooter contractor uses Onfido and Persona software to verify the identity and age…

Jul 26, 2023

Face biometrics, liveness capabilities launched by DocuSign, PresentID, Microsoft

The business uses for biometric identity verification continue to diversify, with executives pushing at the edges of what ID tools…

Jul 20, 2023

New partnerships for document scanning and KYC expansions show ID verification demand

Identity verification providers are partnering and signing up new customers to extend the reach of their technologies, including Shufti Pro,…

Jul 11, 2023

Onfido partners to improve digital identity verification and accessibility

Onfido, a global identity verification and authentication provider, has partnered with  OjirehPrime, a digital bank based in Nigeria, to improve…

Jul 7, 2023

E-scooter fatality shows gap in remote ID check process for age restrictions

The unfortunate death of a 12-year old boy in England has highlighted the difficulties with enforcing age restrictions using remote…

Jul 7, 2023

Banks, fintechs across Europe, UK, UAE and Singapore ramp up biometric onboarding

Financial institutions across the world are introducing selfie biometrics for onboarding customers remotely, including with a new contract for Sumsub…

Jul 5, 2023

Zinc raises £5M to expand global, reusable background checks

London-based background check startup Zinc has raised £5 million (roughly US$6.4 million) in a series A funding round with plans…

Jun 7, 2023

Onfido adds ETSI identity proofing certification to support customer expansion

UK-based biometric identity verification provider Onfido says it has achieved the latest European standard for identity proofing and trust services,…

May 22, 2023

Onfido buys Airside Mobile, plans digital ID service expansion

Biometric ID verification provider Onfido has bought Airside Mobile, which sells user-controlled digital identity services for the airline industry. Terms…

May 5, 2023

Onfido selfie biometrics integrated by Salesforce as KYC signup pace sustains

Salesforce is boosting its Know Your Customer (KYC) capabilities by integrating with Onfido while Shufti Pro, iDenfy and Incode strike…

Apr 24, 2023

Rebuffed on arbitration, Onfido calls it quits in BIPA lawsuit

Biometric ID verification provider Onfido is settling a suit brought by plaintiffs alleging that the company had illegally used their…

Onfido Industry Insights


Six key considerations for ethical AI in financial services

By Matt Peake, Global Director of Public Policy at Onfido Biometrics has quickly become embedded in our everyday lives, particularly…

Blink and you’ll miss it: The mass-market adoption of facial verification in business

Onfido White Papers


How to combat fraud in 3 easy steps

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the US and accounts for half of all reported fraud in the…

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Feb 4, 2019How to detect the 7 types of document and identity fraud

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