pbVerify ecosystem moves to Microsoft Azure

The world’s biggest cloud security platform now hosts all pbVerify’s services, a move that offers absolute peace of mind. In a move that brings total assurance when it comes to security and seamless failover for API customers, pbVerify has moved its entire ecosystem to the world’s biggest cloud security platform, Microsoft Azure. Tried, tested and trusted by high-level organisations across … Read More

Top 5 reasons to get a Legal Entity Identifier

The LEI has become established as the standardised code to identify who is who, and who owns whom in the world. The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) is a unique global identifier of legal entities that participate in financial transactions – whether entities are individuals, companies or government bodies. Used in reporting to financial regulators, LEIs are a requirement for all … Read More

Working from home? Sign from home – SigniFlow fully digitises the home office

At a time when it seems things are spinning out of control, you don’t have to lose control of your business. SigniFlow software offers a fully digital, remote business continuity solution. Business and its workforce as we know it, has changed – suddenly and earth-shatteringly, across the globe. The COVID-19 virus has forced countless individuals – from executive level, down … Read More

Digital transformation in the face of fear

A lot of the trepidation around digital transformation comes from misnomers & misunderstandings around what it is. We shed some light & offer professional tips to help make the process more doable than daunting. Whether it’s because you don’t feel ready for disruption, don’t know how worthwhile it is for your business, or you’ve actually tried digital transformation before and … Read More

FICA law in the spotlight after property sales to politically exposed nationals

A probe into property sales by one of SA’s biggest estate agents highlights the importance of conducting thorough KYC processes in line with FICA legislation. For businesses that deal with the provision of financial services in any form, the importance of adhering to the financial laws that govern processes cannot be emphasised enough, with repercussions for non-compliance ranging from huge … Read More

KYCFactory enables paperless compliance processes

Compliance is a vital – but very taxing – concern for financial institutions. Kick compliance hurdles to the curb with our fully digital KYC system for accountable institutions. Compliance, a reality faced by all financial institutions today, has long been approached with great trepidation, due to the time-consuming and costly processes it entails. Not anymore. Thanks to ground-breaking software by … Read More

Introducing the first fully digital end-to-end FICA system

KYCFactory is the first fully digital end-to-end electronic FICA/AML solution that requires no supporting documents, whether a business is onboarding a consumer or a business. As a chief provider of customer verification and risk management services, pbVerify understands time is too valuable to spend on onerous KYC processes. The pursuit of compliance today, particularly in the financial services industry with … Read More

Dalimfundo & PBSA honour little learners

As part of its Socio-Economic Development Programme, PBSA assists one of Mpumalanga’s NPO institutions prepare SA’s children for the future workforce. “Our children are the rock on which our future will be built, our greatest asset as a nation. They will be the leaders of our country, the creators of our national wealth who care for and protect our people.” … Read More

International firm opens office in Horsham

Published by West Sussex County Times on 15 November 2019 After opening their first UK office in Horsham on September 1, SigniFlow, celebrated in style this week, by holding their official launch event at the South Lodge Hotel. With SigniFlow top management flying in from South Africa, Australia and the United States to attend, there was no doubt as to … Read More

Debt Relief Bill: 13 Fast Facts

We explore details around Government’s recently signed National Credit Act amendment, which aims to free low-income earners of crippling debt. Just over two months ago, the National Credit Amendment Bill – broadly dubbed the “Debt Relief Bill” – was signed into law and, although it has been almost two years since Parliament’s portfolio committee on trade and industry initiated the … Read More

Customer satisfaction in the 21st Century: Is your business digitally equipped?

A happy customer equals a happy bottom line – but without digital transformation, neither of these are attainable. The advent of digital has not only changed the way business is done, it has also significantly changed what is undeniably the most important factor responsible for the running of a successful business – customer satisfaction. In today’s fast paced, digitally charged … Read More

They’re here: pbVerify’s all-new website and enhanced system have landed

Our central data-hub of powerful and intelligent credit and identity information has received its long-awaited face-lift – with a faster system and exciting new products to boot. As a leading data bureau with innovation at its core, pbVerify has been hard at work face-lifting our website and enhancing our service, so that we can bring you the most cutting-edge products, … Read More

Top ten benefits of digital signatures

We have compiled a list of the main benefits we’ve seen from companies that have implemented digital signature solutions.   The technology we have at our disposal today makes for exciting times, with ever-evolving digital tools drastically changing the way business is done. As an international provider of digital solutions, SigniFlow is grateful to be at the forefront of this … Read More

Attention attorneys: Don’t fall prey to bank account scams

Cyber hackers have made off with hundreds of thousands of rands in their latest sophisticated email interception scam that targets property conveyancers, but this could have been avoided by a simple bank account verification process. With the recent spate of cyber criminal activity in the real estate industry having left a number of innocent victims in dire straits financially, pbVerify … Read More

Still reliant on paper processes? It’s time to pull the plug

Stop allowing paper processes to drain your business of money and your employees of productivity, and start reaping the benefits of digital. Doing business in today’s fast-paced, digitally charged world is nothing short of dog-eat-dog. Companies simply have to be able to operate optimally at all times – or risk being devoured by competitors. Fortunately, with the Digital Revolution now … Read More

New fintech partnership to escalate RapidLEI growth in South Africa

Innovative new partnership sees LEIs encapsulated in digital signing applications. South Africa-based customer communications company, PBSA, and UK-based Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) innovator, RapidLEI, today announced a strategic partnership that will see PBSA become a regional Registration Agent (RA) for RapidLEI as well as build LEI support into its signing solutions. RapidLEI was launched in 2018 by Ubisecure and has … Read More

Paid-up court judgments for bad debt now easier to rescind

An amendment to the law that governs how courts treat bad-debt judgments against companies and individuals makes it much easier for these to be revoked once paid up. Finally some good news for South African companies and individuals that have been affected by court judgments for bad debt: Once paid up, bad-debt judgments will now be much easier to remove. … Read More

Electronic vs Digital Signatures: Defining the Difference

“Electronic” and “digital” are often used as interchangeable prefixes to the word “signature” – but there are vast differences between the two. We are all familiar with, and have at some stage in our daily goings-on, dealt with the traditional “wet-ink” signature. In today’s digitally-charged world, however, this is fast becoming obsolete as more secure, efficient means of signing documents … Read More

Credit bureaus rebut e-toll blacklisting threats

SA’s credit bureaus contradict threats by collection company ETC that non-payment of e-tolls could get road users blacklisted. Road users need not panic – non-payment of e-toll bills will not get you blacklisted. This is the firm word from SA’s credit bureaus, in reaction to recent news around e-tolls and default judgments that has sparked a new wave of panic … Read More

Brand new Hybrid Server range in the offing

The SigniFlow team has once again gone all out to ensure all our customers’ needs are met in every way, with our latest range of Hybrid Server licences. Following an overwhelmingly positive response to our hybrid server solution, SigniFlow has pulled out all the stops to create a product that covers all bases, serves every one of our customers according … Read More