WG8 Looks to Publishing Industry for Entity Identification Options

Frankfurt - The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) working group 8 (WG8), which focuses on business entity identification, has begun to look at the publishing industry's digital object identifier (DOI) to review how a similar approach could be used in the securities industry, officials tell Inside Reference Data.

The DOI, which has been used in the publishing industry for more than 10 years, includes more than 30 million identifiers and facilitates identification, management of