The shift from brick and mortar to digital commerce is reshaping commercial life.  Increased consumer engagement, loyalty and the innovative use of contextual commerce are some of ways in which digital commerce is enabling merchants and digital service providers to drive sales.

In order to reap these benefits, businesses must create services which are convenient, secure and respect consumer-privacy. A rich body of evidence suggests that so far, merchants are struggling to capitalise on this opportunity; cart abandonment is rising year on year and consumer concern over security of commercial services is inhibiting engagement.

Mobile Connect, the innovative operator-developed digital identity solution, provides simple, secure and convenient access to online services, replacing the need for multiple usernames and passwords. It combines the consumer’s unique mobile number and an optional PIN for added security, to verify and authenticate their identity.

To find out more about how Mobile Connect can unlock sales and drive down costs of your service please email mobileconnect@gsma.com

Presentations from M360 Series – Russia & CIS The 2018 GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Russia & CIS was a regionally-focused event drawing on global case studies for senior-level leaders from government & regulatory bodi...

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Presentations: Delivering Commercial Success Through Identity Services The GSMA Identity recently partnered with Turkcell to co-host an event in Istanbul which explored Turkey’s journey towards becoming the first Mobile Connect commercially su...

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Mobile Connect Workshop Presentations at MWCA Identity Seminar The seminar Mobile Connect Seminar: Reducing Fraud through Secure Authentication and ID Verification Services, brought together h wider mobile ecosystem aiming to prevent fraud b...

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Mobile Connect Workshop Presentation at Mobile 360 Digital Societies i The Mobile Connect workshop: Delivering commercial success through identity services attendees had the opportunity to learn the value and commercial scalability of mobile-based ...

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Distributed Ledger Technology, Blockchains and Identity: A Regulatory This paper provides an overview of the relevant regulations for the use of distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and blockchains for digital identity. Digital identity is the bas...

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Digital Identity: Global Trends and Highlights from the United States Mobile internet traffic now accounts for more than half of all global online traffic, reaching 51.2% of the world’s total this year. There are now 8.8 billion mobile connection...

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Flash News: UK Explores Digital ID for Teenagers System would verify age to prevent access to online pornography The UK government is considering introducing a “digital passport” system to help stop teenagers from being exp...

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Flash News: Internet Accounts Sell For a Few Dollars Cybersecurity firm outlines widespread availability of compromised usernames and passwords Stolen account details for online entertainment services, such as Netflix and Spotify, ...

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eIDAS: a Tool for Liberation which Opens up the future of Global Trade Andrea Servida Head of eGovernment and Trust, European Commission When I think of mobile communications – in particular, of the smartphone – I see a token of freedom.  Havin...

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Flash News: Brexit Smartphone App Hits Snag Report says UK app for checking the identity of EU citizens won’t work on iPhones The UK government plans to launch a smartphone app to enable the 3.5 million EU citizens livin...

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News Flash: IPification Becomes Mobile Connect Compliant Leading company in Asia for providing Security and Data Backup solutions, Benefit Vantage Limited (BVL), with its mobile authentication solution called IPification, announced tha...

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News Flash: Singapore Mobilises Government Transactions The Singapore government has launched the SingPass Mobile app to make it easier for citizens to conduct government transactions, such as applying for HDB (Housing and Development...

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Identity Hangout: Monetising Identity Services December 05, 2018 The GSMA Identity team will be organising an online Identity Hangout which will explore value and commercial scalability of mobile-based identity services. The online event is t...

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Identity at MWC19 Barcelona February 25, 2019 Discover the latest innovations, market developments and business strategies in digital identity at MWC19 Barcelona. More details to follow. Register for MWC19 Barcelona...

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