# Identity Proofing
Signicat's own Identity Proofing solution, Assure, drastically simplifies the onboarding process in many industries like banking and finance. The Signicat Assure API integrates with multiple identification services to verify the identity of your customers.
If you want to know more about how the Identity Proofing solution can be used before you start integrating, see Use case: Onboarding a customer.
# API reference
The Signicat Assure API is a single point of integration across eIDV services. It enables you to combine a wide range of identity document verification mechanisms such as NFC reading of passports, fully automated verification using AI and manual verification performed by agents, based on the specific requirements for each individual end-user identity being verified.
# Identification services
# eIDV services
You can use an electronic Identity Document Verification service (eIDV) to verify an end-user’s identity by scanning and checking the information of an ID document. The following eIDV providers are currently integrated with the Assure API:
For a comparison of features between the different eIDV services, see the Provider-specific integrations page.
# eID Hub (ID methods)
Assure API allows to obtain identity information from Signicat's eID Hub and to match and corroborate the obtained data from these sources. Most of the following eIDs are available through Assure API. Internally to the Assure API, you must add the Connect provider to access those eID services. For more details about available eID services, please contact us at email@example.com.