- Total Equity Funding
- $9.15M in 5 Rounds from 6 Investors
- Most Recent Funding
- $3.5 Million on December 1, 2014 / Undisclosed Round
- Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of
- The ID Co. is dedicated to creating trust online, through our consumer product miiCard and our business product DirectID.
- James Varga
- Identity Management, Health Care, Recruiting, Security, Financial Services, Consumer Lending, Virtual Currency, Payments
From humble beginnings we started out to change the world. To solve one of the greatest challenges of our time. To create a layer of trust in the internet that empowers us all to do more online, with ease, convenience and safety.
We’ve made a great start already by finding a way to use the best sources of trust, like banks, to prove peoples’ real identity online. Bank data has immense value, both as a source of identity as well for the information inherent within it. Both for the customers who own it and the businesses they want to share it with.
Through our consumer product, miiCard and our business product, DirectID, banks and their customers can share trusted data in a completely safe way. In seconds rather than days.
DirectID is our business service, focusing on one time verifications with a frictionless user experience. It combines Bank Verified Identities and Live Financial transaction history with bureau and other data sources to help businesses increase conversions, reduce fraud and make more accurate decisions.
The miiCard Digital Passport is a persistent, consumer-centric identity that can be stored and accessed via web or mobile. Once a customer has created their miiCard, it can be easily used (just like a social login) to access a wide range of sites, prove identity and share personal information.
Funding Rounds (5) - $9.15MUpdate
Current Team (8)Update
|Aug 24, 2016||finovate.com - Meet The ID Co: miiCard Rebrands as DirectID Spurs Growth|
|May 24, 2016||The Paypers Headlines - DirectID extends its ID verification service across three continents|
|Apr 24, 2016||heraldscotland.com - Agenda: The challenge of getting more women into the tech sector|
|Mar 29, 2016||Finextra - Innovation - Is credit scoring the next part of the lending value chain for disruption?|
|Mar 27, 2016||American Banker - Tech - The Future of Digital Identity Is Up to Banks|
|Jan 29, 2016||PRWeb Sitemap - Mobile Account Opening Nearing a Tipping Point|
|Aug 24, 2015||American Banker - Tech - TMI? Consumers Have Little Choice|
|Jun 16, 2015||belfasttelegraph.co.uk - MoneyConf: Tech expo puts Belfast on innovation map globally - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk|
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