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  In a recent announcement that has generated tremendous excitement within the international payments community, the Chinese government issued new rules that effectively open the gates to the country’s payment transaction market to foreign companies. As of June 1, 2015, bank card-clearing companies based outside of China will be able to submit an application to

Stephen Ufford, Trulioo CEO and Founder, has been invited to speak at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He will be part of a panel discussion on May 20, 2015 at 1:30 pm during the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, on the topic, “Getting the Data: Approaches to Managing Personal Data.” As companies

When discussing financial inclusion, the focus typically is on developing countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. In particular, Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa – collectively called BRICS – are often referenced as shining examples of developing countries that are quickly becoming economic powerhouses. Evidence of their global influence can be found in

Trulioo was presented with Europe’s Identity Innovation Award during IDnext’s Annual un-conference in Holland on April 15th, 2015. The award is organized by the IDnext platform in close cooperation with NVVB (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Burgerzaken), the Dutch Association of Civil Services. Trulioo is the world’s first, social-driven “identity bureau” providing online businesses with a Normalized API to

Data breaches are happening more frequently and on a larger scale impacting more and more people. And it’s not just retailers that are in the crosshairs of cybercriminals. Other industries, such as government, health, insurance, financial services, and travel, are also vulnerable to cybercrime. What can businesses and organizations do to protect themselves from the impending

As the world’s most populous country with 1.4 billion people and a gross domestic product (GDP) of nearly $8.4 trillion USD in 2012, China is often regarded as the emerging market with the greatest potential. China’s middle class population is already larger than the entire population of the United States, and it is expected to

Hong Kong, officially known as Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, is a former British colony that was transferred to China in 1997. With a population of over seven million people, it is the world’s eighth largest trading economy and banking center and has the sixth largest stock market based

Callcredit Information Group, an innovator in fraud protection and customer verification services, today announced a strategic partnership with Trulioo, the leading global identity verification provider specializing in anti-money laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) compliance. The partnership will combine complementary data and technology to deliver market-leading fraud prevention and AML/KYC identity verification solutions to

The complexities of Europe’s Right to be Forgotten law is causing a lot of confusion due to the vagueness and ambiguity of recent rulings, its impact on the freedom of expression, its interaction with the right to privacy, and concerns about whether it would decrease the quality of the Internet through censorship and a “rewriting