According to the eIDAS regulation, a qualified electronic signature (QES) is just as legally valid as a signature by hand. Legally recognized within the EU she meets highest security level requirements. A precondition for this process is an eIDAS-compliant identification of the person rendering the signature. Until now, customers have had to identify themselves personally with their ID card, for instance at a bank branch. Now, with our fully digital solution, this can easily be accomplished online.
Bank-Verlag, a Trust Service provider accredited by the Federal Network Agency and the Federal Cyber Security Authority (BSI) provides multiple varieties of this service. They all have in common a guarantee for secure, legally valid identification and they all fulfill the standards of the Money Laundry Act (Geldwäschegesetz-GwG). BVident enables an online identification via the ID card. You can find detailed information here: eID-service BVident
In addition to eID-service, Bank-Verlag now offers in cooperation with identity Trust Management AG additional procedures for legally valid identifications;
Customers can select amongst a variety of procedures and eventually choose by preference.
About the Bank-Verlag GmbH
Bank-Verlag is the central service company of private banks in Germany. It was founded in 1961 as specialist publisher and has established itself as an IT service provider since then. It operates high secure IT-systems as well as applications for the process of electronic payment transactions and for compliance requirements. The Bank-Verlag has many years of experience in the fields of debit and credit cards as well as e-banking. It develops standards and security procedures for cyber security. In addition, Bank-Verlag publishes various specialist publications and offers important information and networking opportunities for the financial sector through its events.