Ant Financial Acquires U.S. Tech Firm EyeVerify To Make Online Transactions Safer

eyeAnt Financial, the financial services affiliate of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., has acquired EyeVerify Inc. to expand services using the U.S. startup’s biometric authentication technology for securing consumers’ online data and transactions. Ant Financial is reportedly paying US$70 million for the Kansas City, Missouri-based company, which uses pictures of the human eyeball as a way […]


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