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Innovate Finance, a new industry body for the UK Fintech Industry, launches today in London with over 50 founding members

Launched by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the City of London Corporation and the Canary Wharf Group, Innovate Finance will be the voice of UK fintech

 

Innovate Finance London, 6 August 2014 – Innovate Finance, an industry body established to promote the interests of the UK’s rapidly growing financial technology (fintech) sector, launches today in London. Held at Level39, the launch was attended by over 250 of the country’s most senior representatives across the fintech community, financial services industry, government and media.

Avoka and miiCard Partner to Offer a Digital Solution Providing miiCard Identity Verification Services to Avoka SmartForm Financial Services Customers

Avoka and miiCard announced today at FinovateSpring 2014, a digital solution integration to provide miiCard’s identity verification services that replace physical photo ID checks to Avoka TransactWeb financial services customers.

 

Avoka and miiCard Partner to Offer a Digital Solution Providing miiCard Identity Verification Services to Avoka SmartForm  Financial Services CustomersDenver, CO, April 30, 2014: Avoka, a leading customer experience management company specializing in SmartForm & Transaction Management (SFTM) and online identity proofing service miiCard, announced today at FinovateSpring 2014, a digital solution integration to provide miiCard’s identity verification services that replace physical photo ID checks to Avoka TransactWeb financial services customers.

miiCard Launches Single IDaaS Solution for Lenders to Eliminate Fraud, Mitigate Risk and Power Underwriting

LendFusion adds miiCard to hosted lending platform to help credit unions, banks, peer-to-peer lenders and others make instant, purely online underwriting decisions

LendFusion adds miiCard to help lenders make instant, purely online underwriting decisionsLondon, UK/Mondato Summit Europe, Level 39 – April 9, 2014 – Online identity proofing service miiCard today launched IDaaS for Lenders, a single solution that combines identity proofing, bureau data, real-time bank data, and strong authentication. The new solution can verify borrower identity to Know Your Customer (KYC) standards, reduce risk through Anti-Money Laundering (AML) checks, and instantly provide Certified Digital Bank Statements for real-time underwriting decisions that are more accurate than CRB data alone.

eMerchantPay and miiCard Cooperate to Eliminate Payments Fraud and Enable High Value Transactions

Using both miiCard’s trusted identity proofing service and eMerchantPay’s international payment platform gives merchants a more secure, compliant transaction processing solution.

eMerchantPay and miiCard Cooperate to Eliminate Payments Fraud and Enable High Value Transactions Cambridge, MA/Innovation Project, Booth #8 – Mar 20, 2014 – Online identity proofing service miiCard today announced a cooperation with eMerchantPay, a trusted international payment processor, to offer its merchants a secure, compliant payment processing platform in combination with the miiCard service that eliminates payment fraud and enables higher value transactions. miiCard is featured today at booth #8 in Annenberg Hall on the Harvard University Campus as part of PYMNTS.com Innovation Project 2014.

Former SWIFT CEO Joins Security and Finance Experts as New Additions to miiCard Board

SWIFT, SecureWorks and Clydesdale Bank veterans will help drive global growth of online identity service in financial sector

Online identity proofing service miiCard announced that former SWIFT Chief Executive Officer Lázaro Campos, previous Vice President of SecureWorks Richard Lewis, and prior Clydesdale executive Kenny White have all joined the company’s Board of Directors. These experienced executives will help guide miiCard as it continues to gain traction in key financial markets. Mr. White has also joined miiCard as Chief Financial Officer.

“miiCard is actively turning the tide against online identity fraud -- one of the most pressing problems facing financial technology companies today,” said Mr. Campos. “I look forward to helping this bank-centric disruptive solution further advance trust online.”

miiCard and Axiomatika Partner to Power Identity Verification Solutions for Russian Financial Industry

miiCard’s innovative IDaaS platform combats fraud and meets regulatory requirements for online financial transactions.

miiCard and Axiomatika Partner to Power Identity Verification Solutions for Russian Financial IndustryOnline identity proofing service miiCard today announced a partnership with cloud consulting company Axiomatika to expand its global footprint to Russia. With this partnership, miiCard and Axiomatika will help Russian financial service companies combat fraud, reduce expenses and meet regulatory requirements by securing their online offerings using miiCard’s IDaaS platform.

btcQuick Bitcoin Exchange Eliminates Fraud with miiCard Online Identity Verification

With miiCard, btcQuick eliminates chargebacks from fraud, meets regulatory compliance and improves user experience for immediate ROI

btcQuick eliminates chargeback fraud with miiCardBitcoin exchange btcQuick today shared results from its deployment of online identity proofing service miiCard to verify new customer identity and combat fraud. In its first 30-days with miiCard, btcQuick eliminated chargebacks from identity fraud and saved money on administrative costs while dramatically improving the overall customer experience and meeting regulatory requirements.

“miiCard is far superior to our previous bureau data and document scanning process, plus our customers prefer the easier interface and experience,” said btcQuick founder and CEO Jerrod Bunce. “We deployed miiCard in just a few hours time and it delivered an immediate ROI while freeing up development resources for core business needs.”

miiCard Joins US FinTech Accelerator SixThirty Inaugural Class

Trusted online identity service chosen for ability to facilitate new financial transactions purely online and in minutes without fraud and risk


Online identity proofing service miiCard announced that it has been selected to join the inaugural class of St. Louis-based financial technology (FinTech) accelerator SixThirty. miiCard is one of four companies chosen by SixThirty to receive funding, mentorship and direct connections to the top U.S. financial service providers.

New miiCard Directory API Powers Member Lookup Services to Easily Confirm Identity and Expand Confidence Online

Applications can discover miiCard verified identities through email addresses, phone numbers and more to quickly establish trust on blogs, social media, or within transactions.

Online identity verification service miiCard today introduced a new, free Directory API to enable Member Lookup services that link to miiCard verified identities within a transaction, social media or online environment. Unveiled at the Dublin Web Summit, this new API allows sites and services to quickly and easily expand trust and confidence amongst customers.

“As we conduct more and more of our daily lives online, it is critical that we do so with the same trust and confidence as we do in the offline world,” said miiCard CEO James Varga. “miiCard continues to extend its identity service platform to make it as easy as possible to build a range of useful identity based services. With Directory API, developers can construct software extensions without the need for a full integration. “

miiCard Member Lookup can be used in a number of situations to instill confidence or facilitate a trusted transaction, including:

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