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GMO Aozora Net Bank, Inc. “BaaS by GMO Aozora” can be used even more safely and securely! Received “SOC2 Type 1 Assurance Report” from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

GMO Aozora Net Bank, Ltd.
“BaaS byGMO Aozora” can be used more safely and securely! Received “SOC2 Type 1 Assurance Report” from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
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As BaaS (Banking as a Service), GMO Aozora Net Bank, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as the Company) provides banking functions such as banking APIs (Application Programming Interfaces), dedicated branches, and dedicated cards as parts.
In order to deliver safe and secure services to companies that use BaaS by GMO Aozora, as well as provide innovative financial services, we have announced that “BaaS by GMO Aozora” has been evaluated by a third party as of June 21, 2024. We would like to inform you that we have received the “Assurance Report Type 1 (hereinafter referred to as SOC 2) on internal controls related to the security and availability of contracted services based on the Trust Service Standards
established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).”
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http://www.aicpa.org/soc4so
[About SOC 2]
“SOC2” refers to the results and opinions obtained by an auditing firm from an independent third party’s perspective of internal control procedures based on the five Trust service standards of security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy. This is the report that was announced. Type 1 is evaluated over a single day, and Type 2 is evaluated over a certain period (more than half a year).
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[About BaaS by GMO Aozora]
https://gmo-aozora.com/baas/
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Starting with the launch of bank API provision in January 2019, we have been strengthening our proposal and provision of BaaS, which subdivides banking functions such as dedicated screens, dedicated branches, and dedicated cards, and provides them as parts. As a result of continuing to enhance our services and provide proposals tailored to our customers’ businesses, the number of BaaS cases for general securities companies and other banks has increased, and the cumulative number of “BaaS by GMO Aozora” service contracts will reach 660 as of the end of May 2024. It has expanded to include
By receiving this SOC 2 report, “BaaS by GMO Aozora” can now use its services with greater peace of mind. We will continue to adhere to high standards of data security and compliance and support both financial and non-financial businesses in developing and providing services that end users truly desire, without being bound by the framework of traditional financial institutions. In addition, we will contribute to the sophistication of businesses’ services as a “Kuroko’s Bank” and contribute to the creation of new experiences and improved convenience for end users.
[About GMO Aozora Net Bank, Ltd.]
We were born in July 2018 as a new online bank with the corporate vision of “Everything is for our customers. Aiming to be the No. 1 technology bank.” By in-house system development, we are able to provide financial and payment services tailored to our customers with a sense of speed. It is mainly used by small and start-up companies due to the ability to apply for an account online, the speed from application to start of use, low fees, highly convenient financing services, and extensive bank APIs. In response to the rapid increase in the number of businesses, we have established three major pillars as a medium- to long-term strategy: 1. No. 1 bank for small and startup companies, 2. No. 1 embedded financial services, and 3. Tech-first. With the aim of being the No. 1 bank in the world, and with the belief that “growth of our customers’ business = growth of our company,” all of us at our company are striving to develop new systems and provide services in order to be a bank that grows together with our customers. We are.
[GMO Aozora Net Bank, Ltd. Company Profile]
Head office: 1-2-3 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Shibuya Fukuras Representatives: Taketo Kaneko, Representative Director and Chairman, Takeshi Yamane, Representative Director and President
Capital: 24,129,960,000 yen
Date of establishment: February 28, 1994
URL: https://gmo-aozora.com/
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