ISITC Europe Panel: ‘Entity ID to Be Announced Soon'

The much-discussed international business entity identifier is soon to be announced, according to a panel of speakers at the ISITC Europe conference in London today.

There have been a variety of groups working on creating an entity identifier for many years, and most firms will also have their own internal identifiers. But following the financial crisis, there has been growing awareness of the need for one global standard for identifying entities to help mitigate risk.

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