At Signicat, we are focused on providing world-leading verified digital identity and electronic signature solutions for regulated industries and public services.
Our vision is to be the preferred provider of electronic identity services to customers in regulated industries. Signicat specializes in cross-border, cloud-based electronic identity services and electronic signatures, ensuring organizations can connect and interact with their customers through verified digital identities. We deliver identity solutions to major players in the banking, finance, insurance, eCommerce and public service markets.
We help our clients adhere to and benefit from regulations such as GDPR, Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Anti-Terrorist legislation and regulations, as well as Know Your Customer (KYC) and Know Your Business (KYB)requirements for onboarding of new users.
Signicat has 450+ clients, connects to more than 20 public and private digital identity schemes globally and verifies more than 20m identities per month.
Signicat is a member of the European Association for e-Identity & Security (EEMA), is an eIDAS Qualified Trust Service Provider and is compliant with the ISO 27001 information security standard.
Signicat recently secured phase two funding from the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme, to further develop Signicat’s IDAaaS toolbox for use across Europe helping to create a single digital identity market for Europe.
Main office address
One Canada Square
+44 (0) 7737 364071
Key Products / Services / Sectors (USPs)
The Signicat Open Identity Platform is designed to scale to your needs and help you achieve your business goals. We provide regulated businesses and organisations with verified digital identity solutions through our secure digital on-boarding, identity verification services, and regulatory compliance offerings.
The Digital Identity Hub, which allows you to connect with your customers, is at the heart of the Signicat offering. It includes connections to over 20 public and private electronic ID (eID) schemes, numerous social logins and registry lookups, as well as verification methods such as document scanning, facial recognition and live video detection. The Hub is easily extensible, meaning third party technology and verification method providers can quickly add new methods through our APIs.
The Digital Identity Service Provider (DISP) offers ‘identity on demand’ services for our customers, regardless of geography or eID. All identity information and agreements can collected in one access point, ensuring key data is never far away.
Our identity verification/assurance products fall under our ‘Assure’ offering, and provide the core technologies behind our ability to successfully onboard customers. We can ensure you meet Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) requirements, which ensures all verification is more secure. We also offer a variety of methods for identity verification including using eIDs, document scanning, live video detection, and facial recognition.
Advanced authentication with Signicat Connect provides secure, customisable authentication, enabling repeat engagement with users. Users can authenticate via their eID, social login or mobile device, as well as a number of other multi-factor authentication methods such as SMS, hardware tokens and email.
The Signicat Sign solution follows international standards to ensure that signatures and seals are as secure as possible. In addition, Signicat is a QTSA and can provide qualified timestamps. By including such timestamps, you will be able to know exactly when the document was signed. Our electronic signature offerings have been designed to streamline business acquisition. We offer CRM integrations, business-to-business specific functionality, and multi-factor authentication prior to signing.
Document preservation with Signicat Preserve is required to ensure signatures and seals can be validated now and in the future, and is one of Signicat’s eIDAS services.
Area of focus
Internal services (enterprise)
Identity provisioning (IdP)
Offer translation of protocols
Can capture self-asserted
Can verify self-asserted
Can integrate with third parties
Utilise verification services
Data store functionality
Configurable for specific sectors (e.g. health)
Account management for users
Third party capability
Data minimisation support
Variable registration (multi-user journey support)
Support for accessibility
Logging and audit
Offline options, incl. F2F
Upgrade paths to increase assurance levels over time
Creation of delegated accounts
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
"Signicat is the best partner for secure ID."
Tonje Smith-Hansen, Delivery Manager, Telia Norway
“It’s not easy to find a partner that shares the same mindset, but Signicat was able to visualise the future in the same way.”
Daan van den Eshof, Product Manager, Rabo eBusiness
“Signicat has exceeded our expectations, particularly with the up-time of the authentication service and the communication between teams.”
Tuomas Kinnunen, Partner Manager, Svea Ekonomi Finland
Private Sector eID scheme providers (e.g. Verimi, itsme, YES, IDNow, BankID, NemID, Freja, iDIN, etc)
Public Sector eID schemes providers (e.g. MinID, ID-porten, FNMT, FINeID, EstEID, DigID, DNIe, Personalausweis, GOV.UK Verify)
Registry Services providers (e.g. Bisnode, Virk, Trapets, CPR, Infotorg, Callcredit, etc)
Main point of contact
Name: Kerry Chapman
Phone: +44 (0) 7737 364071