Empower your teams to leverage open source intelligence (OSINT) efficiently, accurately, and securely. Designed for financial institutions, governments, corporates, and professional services to investigate threats and reduce risk at scale.

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A Single Pane of Glass for Open Source Intelligence

Save £3m on
average per year

by increasing your
investigation output

Reduce false

and subsequently the amount
of manual reviews required

400% faster

get five days' work
done in one day

What Our Clients Say

Transform Business Operations with OSINT

Open source intelligence (OSINT) uses publicly available data to provide organisations with the most complete, up-to-date information on risk. Investigators can gain valuable context and reveal insights that could have otherwise been missed. Increase the efficiency and effectiveness of risk identification at scale.


Less time researching, more time analysing

Enable investigators to spend less time manually sifting through data. Process vast amounts of internal, shared and open source information instantly. Free up time for your teams to draw actionable insights that help drive better decisions.

Never miss a connection

Securely access surface, deep and dark web data and identify connections at speed from one platform - all whilst your investigators remain untraceable. Verify identities and understand networks with greater confidence and efficiency.

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Reduce false positives and identify risk, fast

Replace slow, error-prone manual KYC, customer due diligence and transaction monitoring alert prioritisation with deep, context-driven risk analysis. Process huge volumes of open source data quickly and securely. Significantly reduce the time it takes to identify risk.

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Understand data faster with intuitive visualisation

Rapidly visualise network connections between people, companies and addresses. Demonstrate and interrogate the relationships in just one click. Export charts and reports to present results to stakeholders clearly.

Connect with your
current systems & tools

Flexible deployment options allow integration with your current systems with minimal disruption. Videris is designed to boost the capabilities of your current tech, not replace it. Ensure smooth, consistent workflows and pull data from across your tech stack.

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Open Source Intelligence Trusted by Global Organisations

Who We Work With

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Financial Services

Automatically integrate OSINT into your alert prioritisation and KYC processes. Stay ahead of regulators and reduce manual false positive processing. Plus, rapidly onboard customers and increase risk profile quality.

  • AML alert prioritisation
  • Onboarding and KYC
  • Financial Intelligence
  • Complex cases
  • Reliable remediation
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Professional Services

Improve the efficiency and effectiveness of investigators by giving them the ability to securely process high volumes of open source intelligence at speed. Take on more projects and provide clients with faster, higher-quality results.

  • Secure OSINT investigations
  • Adverse media screening
  • Simple, quick onboarding
  • Fast ROI
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Understand business risks and opportunities faster. Identify connections across huge volumes of internal, shared and open source data at speed. Support reports with eye-catching visualisations, and ensure a level of consistency that manual processes can't match.

  • Supply chain due diligence
  • Brand protection & Illicit trade
  • Fraud prevention
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Pull data from multiple sources, map complex crime networks in one place, and identify patterns and targets quickly. All with advanced network visualisation and analysis tools.

  • Serious & organised crime investigations
  • Border crime prevention
  • Counter terrorism

Build connections and networks from a single data point

Videris professionalises OSINT investigations for the global investigator

Our Story

In 2014, we developed Videris - the world's first investigations platform that specialises in open source intelligence.

Videris was launched to help professional investigators and analysts make sense of the wealth of data available on the internet.

Since then, Blackdot continues to innovate and expand the capabilities of its products. With customers that include major international banks, governments and global corporates across 30+ countries.

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Our Latest Articles

How a Major European Bank is using Videris to Transform its Financial Investigations

The following case study explains how one of Blackdot’s customers has used Videris to transform their financial investigations. Although the company has opted to…

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The Future of OSINT

Over the course of my career, I have watched the world of open source intelligence (OSINT) grow. Techniques have developed immensely: investigators who previously…

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The Impact of Investigative Journalism on OSINT and Financial Crime

At Blackdot’s recent ‘Future of OSINT’ event, our Head of Community Charles Brown had the pleasure of sitting down with a panel of experts…

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