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eSignLive Technology Secures $11 Million USD in Second Round – Lehman Brothers Close the Deal

- Silanis Technology Inc., a leading developer of electronic signature and approval management solutions, announced today that it has secured $11 million (USD) in second-round financing. New York-based Lehman Brothers Venture Capital, a unit of Lehman Brothers Holding Inc., closed the round with Quebec-based Sofinov, a subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement (CDP) and Investissement Desjardins joining as key investors.

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eSignLive recueille 16 M$ lors d’une deuxième ronde de financement dirigée par Sofinov – Lehman Brothers se joint aux actionnaires

- Silanis Technology Inc., le premier concepteur de la signature électronique et de solutions de gestion d’approbation de documents, a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle avait obtenu 16 millions de dollars canadiens lors d’une deuxième ronde de financement. SOFINOV, filiale de la Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDP), a dirigée cette ronde de financement qui comprend également une mise de fonds d’Investissement Desjardins et de la société de capital de risque new-yorkaise, Lehman Brothers Venture Capital.

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eSignLive Technology Secures $16 Million CDN in Second Round – Sofinov leads, brings Lehman Brothers on board

- Silanis Technology Inc., a leading developer of electronic signature and approval management solutions, announced today that it has secured $16 million (CDN) in second-round financing. Quebec-based Sofinov, a subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement (CDP), led the round, garnering further investment from Investissement Desjardins and a matching commitment from New York based Lehman Brothers Venture Capital, who closed the round.

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eSignLive Awarded Entrust-Ready DesignationEntrust-enabled organizations can e-sign right away

- Silanis Technology Inc. announced today that its leading electronic signature and approval management solution, ApproveIt, was awarded Entrust-Ready™ status with Entrust/PKI™ 5.0 public-key infrastructure software. By earning Entrust-Ready status, companies can now integrate ApproveIt’s legally binding electronic signature technology with their Entrust/PKI solution for complete, secure end-to-end transmission of digital documents.

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TechExcel Integrates eSignLive Software to Provide e-Signatures for its CRM Solution

- In a move that signifies a new trend in the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) market, Silanis Technology Inc., the leading developer of electronic signature and approval software, and TechExcel, a leading provider of CRM solutions, today announced a partnership agreement that will see Silanis ApproveIt™ integrated with TechExcel’s ServiceWise™ to provide e-signature approval capabilities to the already robust CRM product.

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eSignLive ApproveIt 4.6 Deters E-Signature Fraud

- The latest version of Silanis Technology’s leading electronic signature and approval software deters electronic signature fraud by visibly demonstrating a signature’s validity the moment a document is opened and alerting recipients of any modifications or copying of signatures, Silanis Technology Inc. President Tommy Petrogiannis announced today. By making e-signing even more secure and transparent, ApproveIt 4.6’s heightened authentication features will boost user confidence in the technology.

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eSignLive announces zero administration E-Sign support for JetForm FormFlow 99™ XML-based forms

- Silanis Technology Inc., a leading developer of electronic approval management solutions, announced today the release of ApproveIt for JetForm FormFlow 99™. Featuring zero administration and automatic download, ApproveIt provides a fast and easy method for companies to add secure electronic signing capabilities to their existing FormFlow 99 XML-based forms, and enable individuals to sign Web forms right away.

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eSignLive and PrivateExpress Offer Solution to Reliably Deliver and Securely Sign Documents

- Silanis Technology, Incorporated, the industry leader for electronic signature and approval technology and PrivateExpress, Inc., the pioneer of private digital courier services, today electronically signed a marketing and distribution agreement to provide an easy to use, yet highly secure and reliable service for electronically signing business documents.

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Smart Cards Only Meet Two Out Of Five Legal Requirements

- If the smart card used by President Clinton to electronically sign the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (E-SIGN) wasn't combined with electronic signature capabilities to provide both permanent data authentication and clearly demonstrate a signer's intent, it did not duplicate the legally binding features of a traditional handwritten signature, announced Silanis Technology Inc. President Tommy Petrogiannis today.

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Digital Signatures Alone Do Not Replace The Act Of Signing

- Digital signature technology won't allow people to duplicate a paper-based signing act on-line. Only electronic signatures do, Silanis Technology Inc. President Tommy Petrogiannis announced today.