ID.me, a federally certified identity verification platform, is helping state unemployment agencies release unemployment benefits to blocked applicants and accelerate processing of new applications. Several hundred thousand unemployment applicants have not received unemployment benefits months after applying as record-high claim volumes and large-scale fraud schemes have overwhelmed labor agencies in many states. ID.me's solution creates a virtual express lane for all eligible applicants to verify identity online. Due to ID.me's No Identity Left Behind initiative, all claimants can verify their identity online in minutes.
Traders Magazine Editor John D’Antona Jr. recently sat down with Thomas Kim, the new Chief Executive Officer of fintech firm Enfusion Systems. The discussion recounts Kim’s experiences, philosophy and vision for the firm.
EZLynx is proud to announce that it has partnered with Clearent to offer secure online payment processing for independent insurance agencies. Insureds can remit payments via credit card or eCheck easily and securely within EZLynx Client Center. This new integration provides a simple way for agents to collect electronic payments from their clients. With current restrictions on travel and face-to-face meetings, providing a remote, contactless form of payment is particularly important. This added functionality to EZLynx Client Center eliminates the need for clients to visit the agent’s office or provide their credit card information over the phone. Electronic payment is also a safer, more efficient alternative to paper checks.
OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, announced a strategic partnership with TED to premiere TED@Work, a new product suite for workplace learning, and to bring a selection of its content to the OpenSesame catalog. TED@Work aims to transform workplace learning by inspiring new ways of working in business-critical areas at all levels of organizations worldwide. TED, the nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, challenges conventions, shares solutions, and offers new perspectives in the form of TED Talks delivered by leading thinkers and doers.
Vagaro, Inc., a leading business management platform and online marketplace for the wellness industry, is rolling out a comprehensive suite of tools aimed at helping businesses reopen safely. The features center around the idea of the “COVID-clean business”. To enable COVID-clean business practices, Vagaro has developed technology designed to handle safety concerns across all stages of the service process, from booking online all the way to processing payments.
New collaboration will bolster payment flow protection and reduce fraud, offering merchants 360° monitoring to combat financial crime Today, licensed bank and smart payments provider Credorax and risk management platform Feedzai announced a new partnership to provide Credorax merchants with advanced anti-money laundering (AML) and anti-fraud capabilities, leading to increased payment security, reduced operational costs and an improved customer experience.
McLean’s ID.me Inc is raising new capital while riding a wave of momentum fueled by the pandemic. The digital identity management company has nabbed about $8.3 million out of a $12.5 million equity offering that began June 9, it reported in Securities and Exchange Commission filings. A total of 32 investors have participated. In an email Thursday to the Washington Business Journal, the company declined to comment on the funding and plans for it, but provided a statement about the business – and the demand it’s seen in the age of coronavirus.
OpenSesame, the global elearning innovator, today announced its selection as the "Overall e-Learning Company of the Year" in the second annual EdTech Breakthrough Awards program in recognition of its efforts to support employers in safely educating and ensuring the health and productivity of their workforces during COVID-19. The EdTech Breakthrough Awards honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work, and success in a range of educational technology categories, including Student Engagement, School Administration, Adaptive Learning, STEM Education, e-Learning, Career Preparation, and many more. This year's program attracted more than 1,750 nominations from over 15 different countries throughout the world.
Enfusion, a leading global provider of investment management technology solutions and services, announced today it has appointed Nancy Dornbush as Executive Vice President, Global Head of Managed Services.
Dornbush will oversee Enfusion's global network of Managed Services clients and work alongside the organization's Product Management, Client Services and Technology teams to expand and evolve its outsourced service capabilities, footprint and bottom-line impact.