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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

Level 39
One Canada Square
Canary Wharf
London
E14 5AB

Telephone number

+44 (0) 7737 364071

Website

www.signicat.com

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.

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

Testimonials

"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

Clients

Partners

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)

Microsoft Dynamics

Mitek

Onfido

Rabobank eBusiness

Main point of contact

Name: Kerry Chapman

Email: kerry.chapman@signicat.com

Phone: +44 (0) 7737 364071