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The Bancorp chooses GBG to tackle challenging KYC requirements

Published: Monday May 19, 2014

GBG, the global leader in Identity Intelligence, has announced that The Bancorp, a highly specialised branchless commercial bank, has selected its flagship ID3global solution to handle the company's challenging KYC requirements. The Bancorp provides financial service capabilities to non-banking organisations across multiple European territories and its work with GBG will support its growth in banking's continuously evolving industry. 

As a branchless commercial bank, The Bancorp must ensure transactions are secure and protected from money laundering and fraud. ID3global delivers security solutions on a global scale, subscribing to regulatory demands while providing robust verification for over 3 billion citizens across the globe. 

With its full range of KYC services, ID3global will provide essential identification and verification intelligence to meet The Bancorp's bespoke business and customer needs. Its sophisticated system understands cultural and legal requirements on a country-by-country basis, making it the ideal tool for The Bancorp's pan-European operations and growth plans. 

Founded in 2000, The Bancorp remains one of the few financial services companies in the world to provide private-label banking and technology solutions for non-banking businesses. Its impressive client roster ranges from entrepreneurial start-ups to businesses in the Fortune 500. 

Kriya Patel, Director of The Bancorp, said: "The skills and knowledge GBG have in the development, configuration and implementation of their systems to meet the changing requirements of the financial sector is impressive. We value the benefits of sharing best practice with GBG and know we have a service we can trust and rely on to consistently deliver to the needs of our organisation and our customers."

Glenn Porter, General Manager International Identity Verification at GBG, said: "The Bancorp has selected us to ensure it has a strong verification solution in place to support its pan-European operations. The company operates in a continuously evolving market that includes challenging KYC requirements and we are pleased that they have recognised our expertise in delivering effective solutions in this area."

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