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INTERVIEW: Javier Mira, CEO & Co-founder, FacePhi

INTERVIEW: Javier Mira, CEO & Co-founder, FacePhi

Peter O’Neill, president of FindBiometrics had a chance to speak with Javier Mira, CEO and co-founder of FacePhi. The conversation starts with a review of what an excellent year 2016 has been for FacePhi, goes on to cover the challenges of deploying biometrics in the financial arena, and discusses the importance of industry events like Money20/20.…

Banco Inbursa’s Biometric Login System Goes Live

Banco Inbursa’s Biometric Login System Goes Live

FacePhi‘s deployment with Banco Inbursa has gone live. The project was first announced this past summer, when the Mexican bank contracted FacePhi’s Selphi solution for customer authentication on its mobile app. True to its name, Selphi verifies a user’s identity via selfie, with facial recognition being used to match the subject as depicted in her…

Mexico’s Banco Inbursa Embraces Selphie Solution

Mexico’s Banco Inbursa Embraces Selphie Solution

FacePhi has just signed its latest major client. The company has announced that Mexico’s Banco Inbursa will implement its Selphie solution on a mobile app as well as a web-based platform. The facial recognition solution is designed for ease of use and aimed specifically at the financial services industry. As the name suggests, it authenticates users…

FacePhi Named Runner-Up at Temenos Innovation Jam Final

FacePhi Named Runner-Up at Temenos Innovation Jam Final

Face biometrics company FacePhi just announced that it has been named runner-up in the Innovation Jam Final held at this week’s Temenos Community Forum (TCF), which ran May 17- 19 in Barcelona, Spain. The company scored an invitation to the event last March after winning the Miami edition of the Temenos Innovation Jam. Exhibiting its…

FacePhi Gets Eighth Financial Services Client

FacePhi Gets Eighth Financial Services Client

Facephi has announced another major new client in the Central American financial services industry. Through partner GBM, the company has provided its facial recognition technology to Banco Industrial de Guatemala. The technology forms the basis for an authentication system on the bank’s newly-launched mobile app, which lets customers verify their identities via selfie photos. It’s a form of…

FacePhi Extends Presence in Costa Rican Banking Sector

FacePhi Extends Presence in Costa Rican Banking Sector

Spain-based biometrics specialist FacePhi has won a new contract with a major bank. The company will provide facial recognition technology to Banco Nacional de Costa Rica. It’s the country’s biggest financial institution, and thus a major win for FacePhi. The project is set to roll out in two phases, with the first launching in Q2 of…