certificate of authentication

/səˌtɪfɪkət əv ɔ:ˌθentɪ'keɪʃ(ə)n/ noun
a unique number supplied to a company by an independent source (an ‘authenticator’) to prove that the company is who they claim to be

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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