Reasons Why You Should Use a Background Check Service

Few things are more tedious and drawn-out than the hiring process. It can happen that the company is ready to pull their job ad by the time they find a suitable candidate. Running a background check on a potential employee is worth the extra effort. This goes for checking future tenants as well. Thankfully, this is easy to do using a resource like UnMask. Here are some reasons why you should take the time to run a background check.


BSP tightens rules on banks’ personnel

The Bangko  Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is amending the guidelines for banks’ operational risk management particularly on “people risk” and is proposing to adopt more rigid rules on human resource-related risk.

The BSP wants stricter recruitment and selection of banks’ personnel as well as to ensure that directors, managers and employees will be subjected to tighter evaluation process when undergoing performance management review.


Vanguard Turns Ten

Today marks Vanguard Screening Solutions’ 10th year anniversary. Vanguard was started in 2010 with an idea and a vision that a Filipino-owned and managed Background Screening company, by combining the founders’ and first employees’ expertise of the local market and their unwavering compliance to global best practices, can compete with the established multi-national and local service providers. From a three-person startup, the company grew to more than 250 people within several years, and along the way became the go-to Background Screening provider not only in the Philippines but to the rest of the world, especially for PH, SG and other APAC checks.

Vanguard Achieves ISO 27001:2013 Certification

After more than a year of hard work by the entire organization, and undergoing two rounds of rigorous external audits, Vanguard Screening Solutions joins a select group of global Background Screening companies certified for compliance with the ISO 27001:2013 (Information Security Management System) Standard. This achievement further underscores Vanguard’s commitment to protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of its data, and compliance to all relevant Data Privacy laws and regulations.