TORONTO, Canada,

TORONTO, January 30, 2018: SecureKey Technologies, a leading provider of federated identity and authentication solutions is proud to announce an agreement with ATB Financial, the largest Alberta-based financial institution, to become a Trusted Sign-In Partner in the SecureKey Concierge™ service. The service is available to ATB customers today.

ATB Financial joins SecureKey’s extensive list of existing Sign-In Partners including BMO Bank of Montreal, CIBC, Choice Rewards MasterCard, Desjardins, National Bank, RBC Royal Bank, Scotiabank, Tangerine, TD, UNI Financial cooperation, L’Alliance des Caisses populaires de l’Ontario and Affinity Credit Union.

“We know our customers are going to appreciate the convenience of accessing government online services with SecureKey Concierge™,” said ATB’s Chief Transformation Officer Wellington Holbrook. “We listened when our customers asked for a safe and secure login solution. They want to avoid having to remember additional account credentials or passwords that they often use just once a year. This is a great solution that fits with our goal of making banking work for people.”

“We are honoured to work with ATB Financial to play a role in the digital transformation in Alberta,” said Greg Wolfond, founder and chief executive officer, SecureKey Technologies. “At SecureKey, we are dedicated to providing easier access to online services for consumers across the country. This partnership demonstrates the value of using credentials that consumers already have and trust, and we are excited to partner with ATB Financial to continue bringing privacy-enhanced digital solutions to Canadians across the country.”

SecureKey Concierge™ is a next generation authentication network for conveniently connecting people to critical online services using the secure banking credentials they already have and trust. SecureKey ensures that consumers are kept safe and secure against fraud or identity theft, with no passwords or personal information (name, date of birth, etc) being shared or exchanged to both the Sign-In Partner and the government service.

To learn more about SecureKey Concierge™, and to discover how you can improve your online authentication services, please visit: http://securekeyconcierge.com .

About SecureKey Technologies

SecureKey is a leading identity and authentication provider that simplifies consumer access to online services and applications. SecureKey’s next generation privacy-enhancing network enables consumers to conveniently and privately assert identity information using trusted providers, such as banks, telcos and governments, and help them connect to critical online services with a digital credential they already have and trust. SecureKey is headquartered in Toronto, with offices in Boston and San Francisco. For more information, please visit www.securekey.com.

About ATB Financial

With assets of $49.6 billion, ATB Financial is Alberta’s largest home-grown financial institution. Established in 1938, ATB is a network of 174 branches, 142 agencies, a Customer Care Centre, two Entrepreneur Centres, along with mobile and online banking. ATB’s more than 5,000 team members help more than 730,000 customers in 247 Alberta communities. For more information go to www.atb.com.

 

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For more information, please contact: 

SecureKey Technologies
Sarah Kirk-Douglas
+1-905-251-6502
sarah.douglas@nullsecurekey.com 

ATB Financial
Michelle Stead
+1-587-987-4213                                  
mstead@nullatb.com