Don’s Blog: Policy for the digital economy

As I referred to in my last blog, September/October is policy season in the Netherlands, a time when different policymakers present holistic policy agendas for the coming year to the public via His Majesty King Willem-Alexander’s annual speech to members of the government and legislature. Even though this years’ agenda is quite balanced and addresses […]

Evidos releases white paper on digital authentication

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Digital signature and identification solutions provider, Evidos, produced the report which looks at the legal framework for digital signatures. The report details what types of authentication methods are needed for different documents, the forms of authentication, what people should think about when choosing a digital signature solution, criteria for digital authentication, and legal validity. The […]

Research At A Glance: Week 45

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European Payment Industry White Paper 2018 by Intrum  This paper looks at payment behaviour across Europe amongst businesses, including a sector analysis and country data. The report focuses on the impact of late payments on economies. G20 Digital Identity Onboarding by World Bank group  This report looks at how digital ID systems can play a […]

Signicat announces its electronic signing solution

Signicat announced on 7 November 2018 that it will be offering an electronic singing product, particularly suited for B2B interactions. The product enables a flexible and secure B2B document signing process which minimises the time spent for manual operations, while enabling the signature evidence to remain in the same document. The product also allows the […]

Isignthis teams up with Prasos

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It is reported that the parties have signed a partnership agreement, under which Prasos can use iSignthis’s patented process, Paydentity, to meet upcoming AML compliance requirements. Isignthis is a payment identity technology company helping clients in the sectors of AML Regulated and Financial Services, to better comply with the regulatory requirements for payments and identity […]

Identity & security roundtable event recap

This week, we brought together key solution providers and other stakeholders in the Dutch landscape as part of the first Identity & Security Roundtable for 2018. This forum addressed the trends, opportunities and challenges arising in the identity & security environment. As the shift to digital economy and the development of online financial services continue, risks such […]