Announcing the RapidLEI API – same-session LEI issuance for third party application developers

Hot on the heels of talking about the API economy, today we are launching a new API product – this one for our RapidLEI Legal Entity Identifier service. It’s the industry’s first LEI API and will allow third party developers … Read More

LEI in Digital Certificates Best Practice Definition

Legal Entity Identifier in Digital Certificates – Best Practice Definitions

As we work closer with Certificate Authorities (CAs) on building LEI information into Digital Certificates a standard implementation schema is necessary. As of February 2019 the following definitions are considered best practice:   LEI DEFINITIONS IMPLICIT TAGS ::= BEGIN ub-leiRole-length … Read More

Partner Spotlight – LEI Register

Partner Spotlight – LEI Register Q&A with LEI-Register’s Toomas Pavelson and Timo Vikson   The RapidLEI management team had the privilege to host our first partner roundtable session in the snowy English countryside at the end of January. In between … Read More

Multi-Year Legal Entity Identifiers

Avoid the risk of lapsed Legal Entity Identifiers with multi-year LEIs

RapidLEI continues to change how companies acquire and manage their LEIs – this week we launch multi-year options. LEIs can now be purchased with validity of one to five years.   Moving to multi-year LEIs offers many benefits: Avoid allowing … Read More

GoGetSSL + RapidLEI

Starting to extend the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) to the SSL reseller network

We have another announcement that continues to evolve (and disrupt) the LEI ecosystem for the better. Today we are pleased to announce a new strategic relationship with GoGetSSL – one of the largest SSL resellers in the world. This relationship … Read More

Legal Entity Identifier growth

Tracking RapidLEI’s impact to LEIs

The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) market is interesting – it’s dominated by a small number of large LEI issuers, most of them being financial institutions, or with close ties to financial institutions. When we launched our RapidLEI service in June … Read More

Why the Certificate Authority world should embrace Legal Entity Identifiers (part ii)

LEIs as a live (and historical) source of Legal Entity data Earlier this week, Ubisecure’s VP Identity Services, Steve Roylance blogged about why the Certificate Authority world should embrace Legal Entity Identifiers. This followup post is intended to examine the value … Read More

Why the Certificate Authority world should embrace Legal Entity Identifiers (part i)

The people behind RapidLEI came from the Certificate Authority world, we know it very well. I am credited with co-founding the CA/B Forum – the organisation created to try and introduce standardised vetting practices amongst all CAs in what is … Read More

Comodo SSL alumni Nilesh Patel joins RapidLEI to build global channel

Today we announced that Nilesh Patel has joined Ubisecure as the new channel manager for our RapidLEI legal entity identifier service. Many people at Ubisecure have known Nilesh professionally for many years – mostly from our days operating GlobalSign and … Read More

LEI Register and RapidLEI Partner to Streamline availability of Legal Entity Identifiers

Today, our partners at LEI Register have announced the strategic relationship between LEI Register and Ubisecure’s RapidLEI. Our companies have a shared vision on making LEIs more accessible, faster to obtain, lower cost and to enable new company identity use … Read More