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Originating from research at Dutch fintech company InnoValor, ReadID is the leading NFC-based mobile identity verification solution.  It is rapidly adopted industries and application areas where fraud prevention is key, such as banking, e-government, border control, travel, and digital signing. 

ReadID leverages what people already have: government-issued identity documents with contactless NFC chips and NFC-enabled smartphones. Reference customers include known banking institutions such as ING, Rabobank, Aion, Aegon; qualified trust service providers including the Estonian SK ID Solutions, Itsme from Belgium and Digidentity; and governmental organisations such as the Dutch police and the UK Government for the EU settlement scheme, the world’s most successful remote identity verification immigration programme. 

NFC based identity verification disrupts the traditional way of remote identity verification through visual inspection: it is higly scalable, creates high conversion as it is instant for users, is much more secure and easy to use. ReadID is the world-leading NFC based identity verification soluation.

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Main office address

Moutlaan 32
7523 MD Enschede
Netherlands

Telephone number

+31534878178

Website

www.readid.com

Key Products / Services / Sectors (USPs)

Our product ReadID for identity verification can be provided in a SaaS model as well as client-only (on trusted devices). It can be integrated using our SDK or on the basis of our whitelabel app ReadID Ready (enterprise, branded or basic). ReadID follows an NFC-first approach, as NFC is most secure, most scalable, best converting and easy to use. We can orchestrate with optical identity verification partners as a fall-back. ReadID can be combined with face matching vendors. 

Modern identity document have a contactless NFC chip. This chip is standardized by the ICAO, part of the United Nations. The information on the chip is digitally signed by the issuing country and has protection against cloning. ReadID provides the complex cryptography that is needed to verify the authenticity of and information on the chip, thus providing a smart and simple way to verify the authenticity of the identity document within seconds. Users do not need to be trained to verify authenticity. ReadID supports ICAO 9303 and ISO 18013 compliant identity documents.

InnoValor is the first and the only technology provider in the identity document verification industry with a certified automated solution for qualified digital signatures and eID High. All certifications have been assessed by the well-known and accredited German/Austrian auditor TÜV.

Distinguishing features of ReadID delivering trusted identity verification are:

– we create conversion, supporting more than 150 countries and over 2500 different models of smartphones. 

– we scale seamlessly as no manual steps are involved – 5 million people in EUSS, 121.00 by Digidentity in a day, 737.000 in a week by Danish MDL

– it is easy to use – dynamic user guidance for optimal experience.

– it is very secure – No known false accept in millions of transactions, flawless reading of chip, ISO27001, ISO27701, eIDAS component certified

– ReadID is easy to implement – high-level & low-level APIs, Ready within 6 weeks, EBA & GDPR compliant templates

Services

Area of focus

Consumers

Internal services (enterprise)

Identity provisioning (IdP)

As-a-Platform

API

As-a-Service

Hub

On-board RPs

Offer translation of protocols

Handles federation

Attribute brokerage

Can capture self-asserted

Can verify self-asserted

Can integrate with third parties

Verification services/support

Supply verification

Utilise verification services

Authentication

MFA

Social

Biometrics

Mobile device

Data store functionality

Attribute storage

Attribute sharing

Configurable for specific sectors (e.g. health)

Account management for users

Yes

No

On request

Account recovery

Self-service

Help desk

Channel support

Omni-channel

Web

Mobile

Digital assistant

Other

Protocol support

SAML 2.0

OIDC

Oauth

UMA

Third party capability

External

Internal

Other

Other

Risk-based authentication

Anti-fraud support

Data minimisation support

Consent management

Variable registration (multi-user journey support)

Support for accessibility

Logging and audit

Billing system

User Journeys

Self-service

Offline options, incl. F2F

Upgrade paths to increase assurance levels over time

Creation of delegated accounts

Rules

To modify system behaviour

For risk-based authentication

To use events to drive transactions

To manage user journeys, including verification

To handle LOA upgrades/downgrades

API available

Yes

No

Supports eID

Yes

No

Testimonials

"We have grown the online channel for onboarding new customers from 35% to 60% using ReadID.”

Emy Leemans, Product Manager Customer Onboarding Rabobank

"During COVID, we were able to scale up to 120.000 digital onboardings a day thanks to ReadID"

Marcel Wendt, Managing Director Digidentity

"If you want to be sure that the identity document is real and is in use right now then I see no real alternative to NFC and biometrics.”

Kalev Pihl, CEO of SK ID Solutions

“We needed reliable, proven technology. Using the NFC solution is much more reliable than OCR. It took us only 6 weeks to implement, from start to finish.”

Rianne Rolsma, product owner at Aegon

Clients

Partners

WorldReach

iProov

GBG

Nets

AMP Group

Signicat

Digidentity

Lippert

IDnow

Main point of contact

Name: Wil Janssen

Email: wil.janssen@innovalor.nl

Phone: +31622403433

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