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A guide to the European Commission’s proposed legal framework for regulating high-risk AI systems
June 24, 2021
On 21 April 2021, not long after a leaked portion had caused a stir, the European Commission published its proposed legal framework for the regulation of artificial intelligence (“AI”). Whilst only a first draft, therefore subject to the push and pull of the amendment (or ‘trilogue’) process over the coming months, it marks an important [...]
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GPG 45 guidance on identity checks opens up for the private sector
November 16, 2020
In April, we wrote about the significant changes made to the Good Practice Guide (GPG) 45, the UK government’s standard for checking and verifying someone’s identity. If you’ve ever had to verify your identity with the government, it’s likely the process followed GPG 45.  The guide is made up of five parts: Get evidence of [...]
Yoti accepted on the government’s G-Cloud Framework
July 11, 2019

Yoti is pleased to announce that it has once again been approved to list services under the Crown Commercial Services G-Cloud framework. G-Cloud allows UK public sector bodies to choose and buy cloud computing services without the need for a lengthy procurement process. It provides a quick and easy route to market, access to the […]

Yoti selected as the official identity provider for the Government of Jersey
March 23, 2018

Today marks a landmark day for Yoti. We have been selected as the identity provider for the Government of Jersey. Securing our first government contract is a huge milestone in our journey and something all of the team are incredibly proud of.   Jersey’s search for an ID solution In August 2017, Jersey’s Government issued […]

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Yoti partners with the Improvement Service to help deliver digital services to Scottish citizens
March 11, 2018
Today marks a landmark day for Yoti. We’ve been selected by the Improvement Service in Scotland to help transform local and regional services. We’ll give Scottish residents an easier and safer way of proving their age and entitlement to access a wide range of services, rewards and discounts. What does this mean for Scottish citizens? [...]
Yoti and LedgerState showcase how next generation blockchain technology can transform the way governments handle personal data
January 25, 2018

Yoti and LedgerState today showcased at the World Economic Forum how governments and other organisations can capitalise on evolutions in blockchain technology to store personal data of their citizens and customers. Yoti, the digital identity platform, lets people create verified digital identities through their free smartphone app. The app uses facial recognition technology and a […]

Yoti accepted into the FCA Sandbox
December 6, 2017
Yesterday the FCA revealed the next round of successful firms in its regulatory sandbox. We’re proud and excited to say that Yoti is one of those companies, along with Barclays, Nationwide, First Direct and Solidi, to name a few. The FCA Sandbox allows firms to test innovative products, services or business models in a live [...]