According to the first quarter data of 2021 announced by the Information Technologies and Communications Authority (BTK), the number of e-signatures exceeded 4 million 788 thousand, and the number of mobile signatures exceeded 706 thousand. In total, 5 million 494 thousand 694 electronic certificates were created.
BTK has published its Market Data Report for the first quarter of 2021. According to the report, the number of e-signatures produced increased to 4 million 788 thousand 496. The number of mobile signatures reached 706 thousand 198. In total, 5 million 494 thousand 694 electronic certificates were created. Compared to the fourth quarter of 2020, the number of e-signatures increased by 1,7 percent and the number of mobile signature certificates increased by 2,8 percent.
Signatures were made digitally during the pandemic
During the pandemic process, companies and individuals moved their signatures to the digital environment. According to the last quarter data of 2019 published by BTK before the epidemic, the number of e-signatures was 3 million 935 thousand 693 and the number of mobile signatures was 618 thousand 186. When the last data before the pandemic is compared with the first quarter data of 2021, there was a 21,6 percent increase in the number of e-signatures. The rate of increase in mobile signature was 14,2.
Life is easier with e-signature
E-signature and mobile signature are more attractive than wet signatures due to time, business continuity and cost advantages. E-signature, which has the same legal validity as a wet signature, is used safely in all transactions that require approval and signature. E-GÜVEN, which has been providing user-friendly products and services for 18 years, facilitates corporate and individual life with the solutions it has developed with the e-signature and mobile signature infrastructure at the center of digital transformation. In addition to desktop, local, web and mobile applications that can be used with electronic signature and time stamp, the company provides training, consultancy, identity control at the address and installation services.