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IPOs, deployments and analysis aligned: face biometrics growth is exploding

July 3, 2021

Biometric Update

Investment money is rolling into the remote onboarding market, in what Acuity Principal Maxine Most calls the “tornado phase,” which is characterized by an acceleration in demand, as well as increased funding.


June 28, 2021


The inaugural FindBiometrics Identity Summit is a wrap, and preparations are now underway for the Enterprise Biometrics Online Summit in September.

A look back at last week’s virtual conference offers some idea of what to expect for the next one. The FindBiometrics Identity Summit was kicked off by Acuity Market Intelligence Principal Analyst Maxine Most, who delivered a rousing presentation – entitled “Harnessing the Tornado” – illustrating just how much excitement there is in the fast-rising financial services biometrics market.


Biometric onboarding market reaches new phase as Onfido preps IPO

June 28, 2021

Biometric Update

“COVID has fundamentally changed trajectory of digital transformation,” Acuity Market Research Principal Analyst and Chief Strategist Maxine Most said during a keynote address at the Find Biometrics Identity Summit.

The evolution of IT and global business in general has been accelerated, and Most points to an IDC forecast that $6.8 trillion will be invested in digital transformation by 2023.


Biometric Selfie-based Onboarding is Seeing ‘Explosive’ Growth in Wake of COVID-19: Acuity

February 22, 2021


"Acuity projects that the overall global identity verification market will see revenues in the range of $15 to $18 billion by 2024.”

Biometric Selfie-based Onboarding is Seeing 'Explosive' Growth in Wake of COVID-19: Acuity
The COVID-19 pandemic is driving ‘explosive’ growth in the face-based biometric onboarding market, according to a new report from renowned industry research firm Acuity Market Intelligence.


Acuity: COVID drives explosive Market Growth of face verification

February 22, 2021

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According to new research from Acuity Market Intelligence, COVID-driven acceleration of digital transformation has intensified the need for secure, reliable, and trusted digital identity. Citizen and consumer embrace of “digital first” and “digital only” in the wake of pandemic safety concerns and restrictions has opened the floodgates of digitally enabled fraud. Biometric face verification and liveness detection are being widely deployed to address this unprecedented digital security threat quickly becoming synonymous with secure remote digital onboarding.


COVID Drives Explosive Growth of Face Verification and Liveness Detection for Remote Digital Onboarding

Recent Airport Facial Recognition Initiatives in Asia, North America, and Europe Reflect the Acceleration of Biometrics Beyond Border Control

Biometric Border Innovation Spreads Across the Globe; 4800+ Automated Border Control eGates and Passport Control Kiosks Deployed in 73 Countries

Automated Border Control Kiosks Reach 71% CAGR Over Four Years with 71 Installations at 59 International Airports and Cruise Terminals

Biometrics in The Cloud to Authenticate More Than One Trillion Transactions Annually by 2022