Your one-stop shop for electronic identity verification services to meet your compliance, business & customer service needs.
Global Data Company (GDC) is a dynamic, data solutions company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. GDC has grown from a boutique, global data provider into a robust identity verification solutions company offering compliance and risk management services to organizations around the globe.
We establish vendor relationships only where high-quality, accurate data is available which is suitable for the demands of the strictly regulated AML markets such as financial services and a wide variety of e-commerce businesses. Our trusted data network now includes global data coverage in over 30 countries incorporating data from central governments, mainstream credit bureaus, national telephone files, and other public record sources. Our focus is building a single portal for all our international data so that our clients can access electronic verification through one integration and one relationship.
Our core market is AML compliance and risk mitigation markets. We focus on services to traditional and non-traditional financial institutions, remittance providers, payment gateways and solutions, online gaming and stockbroking. GDC has offerings in many verticals from multi-nationals to small companies, with a current portfolio of clients on five continents.
Founded in Melbourne, Australia to provide identification verification to support AML / CTF legislation
Acquired Citizen File and Telephone File (Sensis) for Australia and New Zealand
Gained Australian Electoral Roll license approval by Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)
Formed strategic alliance with Unisys for APAC region
Began offering multiple sources of data in Australia for identity verification in compliance markets
Launched greenid product, in collaboration with Deloitte and Edentiti
Expanded coverage to Japan, Singapore, China and Hong Kong
Expanded coverage to EU, US and Canada
greenid chosen by Australia’s largest bank National Australia Bank (NAB) for their online UBank product
Granted approval to access Chinese government data
Formed partnership with a multinational credit bureau for credit access to data in Canada and South Africa
Formed partnership with a consumer and business credit solutions company for access to credit data
Formed partnership with the UK's leading call credit bureau for access to credit data and the non-edited Electoral Roll
Established office in Washington, D.C.
Formed strategic relationship with LexisNexis to provide eIDV to EU, APAC, Americas & South Africa
Expanded portal data through partnership with credit providers in Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, South Africa, Switzerland, and Austria
Formed strategic partnership with Thomson Reuters for a global identity verification solution
GDC technical and development office opened in Bozeman, Montana
Japan and New Zealand data suitable for AML compliance applications acquired
Expanded US offering sourced from credit data and multiple public origin
Integration options expanded to include XML Frame solution which greatly reduces client development time and accelerates international market reach
GDC acquires access to Hong Kong and Brazil Credit Source Data