Trulioo is a leading global ID verification company providing advanced analytics based on traditional information such as public records, credit files and government data as well as alternative sources including social login providers, ad networks, mobile applications, e-commerce websites and social networks. Trulioo specializes in scoring online identities as authentic, machine generated or fraudulent with our identity bureau covering 3 billion people in over 40 countries. Trulioo enables increased trust and safety online by powering fraud and compliance systems for hundreds of clients worldwide.

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CIX Top 20 CEO Series: Stephen Ufford, CEO, Trulioo
The CIX Top 20 CEO Series highlights the chief executive officers of Canada's most innovative companies. You can register for CIX 2015 here. Today we sat down with Stephen Ufford, CEO of Trulioo.... more
On Heels of China, Trulioo’s Identity Verification API Now Covers India
Trulioo now offers real-time identity verification coverage in India. Announced at Money20/20, Trulioo says it is working with various enterprise customers adding ID verification services in the... more
Canada’s 20 Most Innovative Technology Companies
Today, the Canadian Innovation Exchange announced the 2015 roster of 20 innovative technology companies that have been inducted into the annual CIX Top 20 program. Companies are chosen by a... more
10 Reasons Fintech Startups Should Care About Compliance
Companies in the financial technology sector, commonly known as fintech, are often seen as bold innovators that are willing to go where traditional banks fear to tread. Unfortunately, regulatory... more
Trulioo Hires Amy Penn, from PayPal, as VP of Sales
Trulioo, a provider of online identity verification, this week announced that former PayPal veteran Amy Penn has been appointed as Vice President of Sales to help the company capitalize on its... more
Vancouver as a Financial Technology Hub? More Likely Than You May Think
Global investment in financial technology companies tripled from $4 billion in 2013 to $12.2 billion in 2014. That’s over 200 percent growth compared to 63 percent growth in overall... more
Trulioo Appoints Former Experian GM, Jon Jones, as President
Trulioo, a of online identity verification for the international market, today announced that identity and fraud industry expert Jon Jones has been appointed as president of the Vancouver-based... more
Blockchain and Banking: What Canadians Need to Know
Although traditional financial institutions have been mostly avoiding digital currencies such as bitcoin, there is interest within the industry in using the underlying technology. An article... more
Is Regulatory Arbitrage Considered Just Another Business Strategy?
There’s perhaps never been a more exciting time to be running a business. In today’s digital world, borders disappear and doors open to new markets in the blink of an eye. However, as... more
Callcredit Announces Strategic Partnership with Trulioo to Power Identity Verification Services
Callcredit Information Group, which specializes in fraud protection and customer verification services, this morning announced a strategic partnership with Trulioo, a global identity verification... more
As Cybercrime Escalates, Businesses Fight Back with Technology and Big Data
Data breaches and other forms of cyber crime are on the rise, as are fraud and corruption. These threats pose menacing risks to both businesses and governments. Trulioo, a U.S.-venture-backed... more
Noteworthy Career Opportunities in Canadian Tech Right Now
    Are you looking for work in Canada’s growing tech sector? We’ve selected a few from our job board to get you started in your search. Trulioo is looking for a Senior... more
Trulioo Launches $100,000 Developer Fund to Support Financial Inclusion Efforts
Trulioo has launched a $100,000 Fuse Fund to encourage independent developers to collaborate on leveraging the power of cyber identity data, such as data from mobile apps, ad networks and social... more
Entrepreneur of Year Finalist Says Online Identity Verification Can 'Redistribute Opportunity'
Stephen Ufford says he got the idea to start identity-verification startup Trulioo while watching CNN. Anderson Cooper was interviewing a woman who had just gotten her first cellphone. When she... more
The Emerging Middle Class: A Global Forecast
Canadian companies breaking into new markets this year may want to consider seemingly unorthodox options, such as Africa and Latin America. That's because, while globalization has diminished the... more
How to Protect Yourself While Shopping Online
It's worth giving some thought to how best to protect yourself when shopping online, especially during this time of year. "It has unfortunately been a banner year for data breaches that have... more
Online Shopping Continues to Boom but Shipping Remains a Nuisance for Customers
Online shopping has become a multi-billion-dollar industry. Research estimates the market to to increase steadily to $370 billion in 2017, up from $231 billion in 2012.  This year’s... more
Following Rebrand, Trulioo Challenges Students Decorate Its New Gastown Office
Trulioo has moved into a 5,000-square-foot historic Gastown office. To put the finishing touches on the company’s rebranding efforts, the Vancouver startup is challenging local art... more
Deloitte Names Canada’s 15 Companies To Watch
As part of the Deloitte 17th annual Technology Fast 50 Awards the coveted 2014 Companies-to-Watch Award recipients have been named. The Companies-to-Watch Award honors early-stage Canadian... more
Watch Where You Step: Following Digital Footprints into the Future
It's becoming increasingly necessary to have a digital footprint in order to participate in an economy, which presents a problem for roughly 2.5 billion people in our world who want to keep in step... more
How Canada's Privacy Laws Differ from Those in US, Europe
Privacy and personal information are regulated differently in each region of the world, even between Canada and the US. But in which ways to Canadian privacy laws differ from others? The... more
Tech Fest Recruiting Event Returns to West Coast
Last year Techvibes hosted a recruiting event called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in Vancouver. The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of execs from some of fastest... more
Trulioo Found Success When It Finally Convinced Investors How Important Identity Is Online
Starting a data company is nothing new for tech entrepreneurs Stephen Ufford and Tanis Jorge. But when the business-savvy pair created their fourth startup Trulioo, they knew it was an idea that... more
UST Global Invests in Trulioo, Saurabh Ranjan Joins Board of Advisors
Trulioo today announced that it received an investment from UST Global, a provider of end-to-end IT services and solutions for Global 1000 companies. As part of the UST deal, Saurabh Ranjan will... more
How the Internet Has Changed Identity Verification
Identity verification has been around for thousands of years. In the beginning, the most common method was to rely on one’s memory to identify the various features and physical details of... more
Popularity of Remittance Magnifies Importance of Identity Verification in Canada
Canada boasts a foreign-born population of just under seven million people, or more than 20% of the nation’s entire population—the highest percentage among G8 countries. And this trend... more
Online Gambling on the Rise, Especially Among Teenagers
One in four teenagers has been involved in illegal gambling activities, according to a recent survey. Conducted by Shue Yan University and the Society for Truth and Light, the poll found that... more
How Anonymity Affects Cyberbullying
On the Internet, people will often say things they would never say to a person directly. The web provides a false sense of security, allowing people to feel as though they can say anything with no... more
Trulioo Acquires Australian ID Verification Provider
Canadian online identity verification startup Trulioo announced today that they have acquired Global Data Company, which specializes in electronic, cross-border identity verification based in... more
Only 50% of Brazilians Have Internet Access, but 97% of Those Who Do Use Social Media
Canadians can't be blamed for taking social media for granted—after all, internet access here is a given in all but the most remote locations. In Brazil, however, it's a different story.... more
Jobs of the Week: Data Scientists Edition
Data scientists are considered by some to be the "rockstars" of tech startups today. Unlike rockstars though, data scientists can actually apply for their position. Looking at the enviable... more
D-Wave, Urthecast, CineCoup Among List of BC Companies Most Likely to 'Influence the Future'
NextBC has named 25 BC companies in the technology industry who are innovative and "will influence the future." The companies will strut their stuff on May 15 at 6pm at the Telus World of... more
Canadian Startup Founder Among Presidential Company at Vision 2014 Conference
Every year luminaries from financial institutions, risk organizations, and credit bureaus gather at the Vision Conference to discuss challenges and identify real-world strategies for growth.... more
Technology Association Announces BC's 2014 Award Finalists
Last week the BC Technology Industry Association (BCTIA) announced the finalists for the 2014 Technology Impact Awards. Exemplifying the awards theme of ‘BC’s Mark on the World’,... more
What Do Social Logins Mean for Businesses? A Massive Conversion Boost, Among Other Things
Social logins are becoming increasingly popular, but what does that mean for businesses? A social login—when a user registers for a site by signing into one of their social media accounts... more
David Blumberg to Visit Vancouver in April with $150 Million to Spend on Canadian Startups
Eventually, "the next HootSuite" of Vancouver will launch—a newer, even more agile and innovative company to carry the torch. It's how every successful startup ecosystem functions. To... more
Canadian Entrepreneur Responds to Mark Zuckerberg's Open Letter on User Privacy
On the afternoon of Thursday, March 13, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg penned an open letter blasting the government for being a "threat" to the internet. "As the world becomes more complex... more
Trulioo Nabs $6 Million in Venture Capital, Hits 100 Million Verifications
Identify verification startup Trulioo announced today it has raised $6 million in a Series A financing round. The round was led by New York-based Tenfore Holdings with participation by... more
Trulioo Lands $500,000 to Bring Smartphone Student IDs to Universities
Vancouver’s Trulioo has teamed up with European ID document verification startup ID Checker to develop a mobile technology aimed at replacing the traditional university student ID card.... more
Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Heads to Vancouver to Find the Next HootSuite
Despite recent controversy, HootSuite remains a media darling and one of Vancouver's most successful technology startups. In fact, HootSuite can be credited with bolstering the city's now... more
The Inaugural Edition of the Techvibes 20 – Powered by GoToMeeting
   We're proud to introduce the inaugural edition of the Techvibes 20. A completely rethought and redesigned reincarnation of our famous Canadian Startup Index which readers have been... more
300 Job Seekers Peruse 200 Positions with 10 of Vancouver's Top Employers at Tech Fest
Last night Techvibes hosted the Tech Fest, a hiring fair for technology startups in Vancouver. The sold-out crowd filled the venue with high energy throughout the night as hundreds of eager job... more
Inaugural Tech Fest Lineup Set - Who Wants a Job in Vancouver?
On November 28 Techivbes is hosting a one-of-a-kind recruiting event called the Techvibes Tech Fest. We've assembled a lineup of some of the coolest tech companies in Vancouver and are giving their... more
Amazon and Trulioo Join Tech Fest Hiring Fair
On November 28 Techivbes is hosting a one-of-a-kind recruiting event called the Techvibes Tech Fest. We've assembled a lineup of some of the coolest tech companies in Vancouver and are giving their... more
Vancouver Technology Leaders Named to Forty Under 40
The latest crop of Business in Vancouver's Forty Under 40 winners for 2013/14 has been unveiled. Not surprisingly the majority of the folks on the list are from technology-related companies... more
Canadian Startup Trulioo Raises $2 Million, Launches New Product
Canadian startup Trulioo unleashed a double announcement today: their first product and their first round of funding. The Vancouver-based company has raised $2 million in seed funding from... more
Digital Media People to Watch in BC in 2011
One of the benefits of covering technology in BC is the opportunity to meet and interact with innovative technology leaders and evangelists every day. Over the past year, we had the pleasure of... more

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