|Date of the premiere of the system:||March, 2019|
|Branches:||Financial services, investments and audit|
|Technology:||Cybersecurity - Biometric identification|
2019: Video identification start
On March 14, 2019 the payment service of WebMoney announced start of function of remote identification of users according to video. Now for confirmation of the personality it is optional to visit the centers of certification and to notarially certify statements.
A system under the name VideoID allows to receive the initial certificate in the WebMoney system with the increased limits on transaction and also to obtain loans in the automatic mode in WebMoney Debt service. Undergo video identification from everywhere where there is an Internet connection. To use new service, the user needs only the passport and the smartphone or the personal computer with the webcam.
At VideoID start the user needs to repeat the gestures represented on the screen, to show the page of the passport with the photo and to study the agreement on responsibility. The notification on the passed test will come to phone.
It was possible to receive "the initial certificate" earlier, having visited the center of certification WebMoney, and via the portal of state services.
Start of video identification it was announced less than a month later after Sberbank gave to the clients an opportunity to transfer money from the bank card to purses of WebMoney and back by their number or by the phone number.
The maximum amount of transfer makes 15 thousand rubles. At money transfer from a purse of WebMoney to Sberbank Card the commission from the payer in the amount of 2.3% undertakes. The receiver gets the translation without the commission. The commission for transfer from the map on a purse makes also 2.3%, it is paid only by the receiver of means. The fee is charged also when translating between the card and a web purse of one person. Money arrives instantly.
By March, 2019 in WebMoney there are more than 39 million registered users.