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Interview with Pete Gilbert: globaliD’s approach to Quality Assurance

When you’re dealing with someone’s identity — and everything that goes along with that — quality control is of the utmost importance. And it’s something we take seriously here at globaliD.Pete Gilbert, head of Quality Assurance at globaliD — has been working in IT and involved in the software development life cycle (SDLC) in varying capacities for over two decades. The jump off point for his...

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globaliD raises $6 million in Series A funding

Today, we’re excited to announce a $6 million Series A financing round. For this round, returning investors include Arbor Ventures, Altair Ventures, 500 Startups, and HardYaka. Additionally, we’re thrilled to welcome Monex Ventures to the globaliD family.These funds will be used to to scale the team, scale the product and execute for our growing portfolio of customers.Igor Ryabenkiy, Co-Founder and Managing...

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How digital identity can change the world

Though we’re more interconnected than ever before — thanks to the rise of the internet and globalization — the reach of our financial system still has some ways to go. And what we’re learning is that the primary tool that will help us get over the finish line is digital identity.Financial inclusion is an issue of the times. And while strides have been made,...

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Brookings Institute: How digital identity can mitigate fraud and enhance access to billions

The Brookings Institute recently published a working paper on the potential for new technologies to enhance anti-money laundering efforts while also expanding financial inclusion.The paper was co-authored by Michael Barr, Dean of Public Policy at the Ford School of Public Policy, and Karen Gifford, Special Advisor for Global Regulatory Affairs at Ripple Labs — both of whom are advisors to globaliD — along with...

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