Press Releases

Berlin, November 2017
Online Identification: Who invented it?
That, at least was the judgement of Düsseldorf's district court in late August ...mehr

Berlin, 05th April 2017
Leading Financial Technology Company WebID Appoints Former Top Manager from ebay and PayPal to the Management Board
From 23.03.2017, Ralph Piater-Frankenfeld will be the Chief Strategy & Sales Officer (CSO) at WebID Solutions GmbH, Europe's leading supplier of legally-compliant online contractconcluding and identification products. ...more

Berlin, 27th February 2017
For new obligatory identification for prepaid cards WebID provides innovative solutions to telecommunications providers
In July 2017, the law to improve information exchange in the fight against international terrorism will take effect. This represents an enormous challange for the industry. ...more

Berlin, 22th November 2016 
FinTech Germany Award for leading FinTech company goes to WebID
A further endorsement for the innovative FinTech WebID Solutions: the company was awarded winner of the newly founded Golden Garage FinTech Germany Award. The award was presented on 17.11.2016 in the new TechQuarter in Frankfurt am Main and Co-CEOs Franz Thomas Fürst an Frank Stefan Jorga accept the award in person. ...more

Berlin, 21th September 2016 
Worldwide Novelty: CreditPlus AG and WebID Solutions GmbH facilitate the first ever completely digital credit application process using QES-Basis via App
A new milestone in the mobile banking sector has been reached: as part of the cooperation between CreditPlus and WebID customers can for the first time ever conduct their entire credit application process using the digital signature QES (qualified electronic signature) with the „CreditPlus4now“-App. ...more

Berlin, 12th July 2016 
Ubeeqo: introduction to WebID´s driving licence e-check enables market launch in Germany
Goodbye to identifications at the branch: Inventor and leader of the online identification, WebID Solutions GmbH, becomes the first provider to successfully introduce a digital driving licence check thus further expanding its service portfolio in the field of secure digital personal identification. ...more

Berlin, 28th April 2016 
Immediate Short-term loan: WebID enables Vexcash as the world's first banking service provider to offer online loan release within minutes 
WebID Solutions GmbH´s innovative technology has made Vexcash AG´s world premiere possible: For the first time ever consumers can receive a fully digital credit from Germany's leading provider of short-term loans, Vexcash. This has been made possible by combining WebID Solutions´ patented online KYC video identification process with WebID´s fully digital online contract. The process from loan application to release of funds is completed within minutes and unrivalled in speed and efficiency. ...more

Berlin, 15th March 2016 
Europe's first entirely online loan application German fintech company WebID Solutions cooperates with Barclaycard 
You have to give Barclaycard credit for making it possible: convenience rules as customers can now apply online for a Barclaycard loan and receive funds within 24 hours. Borrowers in Europe may for the first time apply for a loan entirely online. In order to make this possible Barclaycard combined WebID Solutions’ technologies for online identification via video chat with the online signature process and integrated both into the "Express-credit" application. ...more

Berlin, 7th March 2016 
German FinTech WebID Solutions GmbH (WebID), is the first company to receive a worldwide patent for highly secure online identity verification 
Following several years of in-depth research and development work, the German Federal Ministry of Finance (Bundesministerium der Finanzen, BMF) approved the Money Laundering Act (AML) conformity of WebID Solutions GmbH´s newly created online legitimation process already in early 2014. The German financial regulator BaFin published the key elements of the process in its Circular 1/2014 (GW). As a result of this innovative and inventive step the German FinTech is now the first company to have been granted with the corresponding worldwide patent. ...more

Berlin, 23rd October 2014
American Express Offers Identity Checks for Card Applications via WebID 
The credit-card company American Express now offers the possibility of identity checks by video legitimation for persons applying for a credit card. Those interested can thereby make their card application conveniently from home ... more

Berlin, 9th September 2014
WebID was Chosen by the Major Bank ING-DiBa as its Partner for GwG-Conform Video Legitimation 
WebID Solutions GmbH, a leading provider of online identification products, continues to grow strongly and has won, with ING-DiBa, a further important financial service company for its video legitimation processes in conformity with GwG [Anti-Money-Laundering Act]. For the first time end customers are now also benefiting from the pioneering WebID identification solutions via the video-phone technology WebRTC ... more

Berlin, 7th April 2014
WebID Supplements GwG-Conform Online Identification by Extended Interfaces for Credit Processes 
WebID Solutions GmbH, a leading provider of online-identification products, extends the interfaces of the product lines "WebID Identify Personal" and "WebID Identify Business". With this, as of now, even particularly sought-after, credit-specific requirements from the banking sector can be satisfied. The company thereby supplements its solutions for online identification and further develops its already-high security standards ... more