The Identity and Beyond Blog

Our take on identity and compliance in a digital-first world.

Filter by

Most Recent


Jumio’s Top 5 Highlights from Finovate Spring 2017

May 23, 2017

Banking and financial technology professionals came together in a big way at FinovateSpring in San Jose last month. Conversations spanned from payments to security and companies presented many innovative solutions to help the finance services industry address the digital transformation that is impacting the industry in every way imaginable. For our part, Jumio was proud…

[Infographic] How Millennials Really Feel About Mobile Banking

February 15, 2017

There is no bigger demographic right now than the ‘mighty Millennials.’ Yes, they have surpassed the baby boomers in sheer numbers and will likely surpass them in buying power if they haven’t already. They are digital natives and expect their smartphone to be a fully operational personal bank. The unique characteristics of this demographic demand…

Survey Says: Millennials Expect (Way) More from Mobile Banking

November 15, 2016

Recently we released the results from our global survey of more than 700 millennials about their mobile banking experiences. 92% of respondents confirmed they use their devices for mobile banking more than other services including on-line shopping. In addition, many also revealed key complaints that need to be addressed in order to satisfy this crowd…

digital id verification infographic

ID Scanning and Verification throughout the Travelers’ Journey

June 29, 2016

Fighting Fraud and Delighting Travelers – Every Step of the Way The travel industry is continually challenged to create faster and more intuitive mobile experiences that are both secure and convenient for travelers. With the help of digital ID scanning and verification, customers and businesses experience far-reaching benefits. Travelers can avoid standing in long lines to get an airline boarding pass and…

online gaming

Are you mobile-ready for another busy online gaming year?

April 29, 2016

Online gaming operators are preparing for an exceptionally busy sports year, and mobile is a critical piece of the puzzle. As Euro2016 and the Summer Olympics add to the annual mix of football, rugby and tennis events happening globally, gaming operators are devising their ambitious multi-channel strategies, with a focus on mobile. At a recent…

Welcome to the Future of Travel

March 04, 2016

During the two days at Travel Technology Europe we tried to do more than just exhibit, with our little stand and pop-up displays; we took the time to speak with and listen to the pain points and success stories of our clients and prospects. From start-ups browsing for the latest technologies to established travel operators…


Mobile devices becoming platform of choice for consumers

September 17, 2015

Digital bankers and retailers have long been aware of the growing strength of mobile devices as the to-hand platform of choice for consumers. This was confirmed this week with news that mobile commerce was growing 300% faster than e-commerce. This is testimony to the ubiquity of smartphones and tablets worldwide. It’s a truly global phenomenon…


Identity Authentication and Mobile Transactions Online

February 06, 2015

If traditional financial institutions haven’t yet felt the shift in consumer power, they will soon, and the shift is going to be fast, hard, and driven by Millennials. Millennials make up 1/3 of the global population, and over 80 million of them live in the US. By 2017, U.S. Millennials are expected to spend $200…


Are you keeping pace with today’s mobile shoppers?

July 01, 2014

According to IBM, as many as 16.6% of online sales transactions during Q4 of 2013 were made on a mobile device. In addition, online holiday purchases accounted for $95.7 billion of the $601.8 billion total spent, reported the National Retail Federation (NRF). Watch our new, pre-recorded webinar, Taking Mobile Commerce to the Next Level and…


Pay it safe – Mobile Payments and Fraud

June 26, 2014

Paym, the UK’s new mobile payments service, is now available to 30million people across the UK. Instead of using account numbers and sort codes, you can now send cash to family and friends via a mobile phone number. There are also plans for you to be able to send money to businesses and it could…


Silicon Valley 2013

September 18, 2013

Jumio CEO Daniel Mattes participated today in a lively discussion about the defining characteristics of the next billion dollar disruptive tech company that was held at the 4 Seasons Hotel in Palo Alto. The event was put on by Hottopics, an exclusive global community for technology leaders who create and shape their respective industries. Joining…


Jumio Face Match

September 18, 2013

Here’s a question…How did we all assert our identities before the age of the Internet when transactions were mainly face to face? By showing our identity documents of course. And what did the people to which we showed our ID documents do? Well of course they compared the smiley happy face in the identity document…