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Equifax Closes Acquisition of Kount

Combination of Equifax and Kount Enables Global Businesses to Harness Power of AI to Establish Strong Digital Identity Trust and Foster Online Customer Engagement Equifax announced that it has closed the acquisition of Kount, a provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven fraud prevention and digital identity solutions. The definitive agreement to acquire Kount was announced on January 8, 2021. With this acquisition, Equifax expands the company's worldwide footprint in digital identity and fraud prevention solutions,…

Equifax Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Kount

Acquisition Of The Industry's Leading Fraud Prevention and Risk-Based Digital Identity Authentication Platform Will Help Businesses Protect Against Online Fraud And Improve Customer Experience Equifax a global data, analytics and technology company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kount, a provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven fraud prevention and digital identity solutions, for $640 million. As global digital transformation accelerates, driving customer interactions to digital channels in record…

FreedomPay Announces Kount as Strategic Partner for Fraud Prevention and Data Protection Globally

The fully integrated Identity Trust solution will include payments fraud and chargeback prevention, 3DS2 authentication, and access to Data on Demand FreedomPay, a global leader in Next Level Commerce, announced a new strategic partnership with Kount, the leader in fraud prevention and identity trust, to offer a fully integrated Identity Trust solution built into FreedomPay’s data-driven commerce platform. Together, the two companies offer businesses of varying sizes, geographies, and verticals a purpose-built fraud…

Kount Partners With Snowflake

Kount, the leader in identity trust and digital fraud protection, today announced a partnership with Snowflake, provider of Data Cloud, to offer actionable customer insights via Snowflake Data Marketplace. This new product, called Data on Demand, is the industry’s first private data warehouse enriched with insights from Kount’s Identity Trust Global Network, powered by advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning. Hosted by Kount and fueled by Snowflake, Data on Demand gives enterprises the unprecedented ability…

Kount Joins Adobe Exchange as Accelerate Partner

Kount, the leader in fraud prevention and digital identity trust, announced an Accelerate Level partnership in the Adobe Exchange Partner program. This will enable Magento customers to have access to industry-leading fraud prevention that is #1 for both its Technology Excellence and Customer Impact according to a recent Quadrant SPARK Matrix. The collaboration will help businesses to protect against payment fraud, chargebacks, and disputes while enabling businesses to accept more good orders and increase revenue. Businesses…

Kount Launches New Podcast that Breaks Down the Latest Trends in Fraud, Digital Identity, eCommerce and Cybersecurity

The 5 Trends, 5 Minutes: Cyber & Fraud Podcast will feature industry leaders focused on fraud prevention, payments, eCommerce and more Kount, the leader in fraud prevention and identity trust, today announced a new podcast called 5 Trends, 5 Minutes: Cyber & Fraud. The weekly show features the top five headlines in cybersecurity, fraud prevention, eCommerce and payments, as well as an interview with industry experts breaking down key topics. The new podcast equips listeners with best practices and insights to…

Kount Named #1 in Quadrant Evaluation of eCommerce Fraud Prevention Vendors

In a new industry analyst report, Kount’s AI-driven fraud protection platform is recognized as the top solution for both Technology Excellence and Customer Impact analysis of SPARK Matrix Kount, the leader in digital fraud protection and identity trust, announced that a recent independent eCommerce fraud prevention vendor evaluation from an industry analyst has ranked Kount as the top overall solution. Analysts assessed dozens of vendors and chose 10 to highlight in the SPARK Matrix™, where Kount ranked highest overall…

Kount’s Digital Account Fraud Protection Ties For the Highest Score in Current Offering Category

Independent Research Firm Names Kount as a “Strong Performer” in RBA report Kount, the leader in identity trust and digital fraud prevention, announced independent analyst firm Forrester Research has named Kount a “Strong Performer” in The Forrester Wave™: Risk Based Authentication (RBA), Q2 2020. Kount tied for the highest score in the Current Offering category. Kount is one of just seven companies to be included in the Forrester Wave™ for RBA. To be selected for the final report, vendors had to have a thought-leading,…

Barclaycard Payments Partners With Kount to Deliver Industry-Leading Fraud Prevention and Prepare Businesses for Strong Customer…

Kount’s advanced fraud prevention uses adaptive AI and machine learning combined with the Identity Trust Global Network to protect businesses from chargebacks and false positives The real-time fraud screening and risk analysis also helps businesses better prepare for SCA by allowing them to take advantage of ‘TRA’ exemptions Barclaycard Payments, which processes almost 40 per cent of card transactions in the UK, has announced a new partnership with leading fraud prevention provider Kount to give Barclays Transact…

Kount Adds to Executive Team and Bolsters Product and Solution Momentum With New Vice President

Vikram Dhawan brings depth of fraud prevention and risk management experience to accelerate Kount’s products and solutions in eCommerce fraud and account takeover protection Kount, the leader in identity trust and fraud prevention, announced Vikram Dhawan has been appointed as the Vice President of Product. With 15 years of experience in the fraud and risk management industry, Dhawan has been tapped to advance Kount’s recent innovations in account takeover protection and the Identity Trust Global Network. Dhawan joins…

Kount Unveils eCommerce and Fraud Trend Tracker for Spring 2020

Weekly data tracker will help digital businesses to navigate rapidly changing eCommerce demand, including expanding models for delivery Kount, the leader in digital fraud prevention and account protection, announced a new weekly tracker for up-to-date eCommerce purchase trends emerging in the current global pandemic. In light of the impacts of the coronavirus, Kount is helping businesses to monitor trends including changes in online transactions by industry, shifts in eCommerce models including expedited shipping…

Kount Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies

Leader in Adaptive AI-driven Fraud Prevention Ushers in New Era of Digital Fraud and Account Protection with the Identity Trust Global Network Kount, the leading provider of digital fraud and cybersecurity solutions, has been named to Fast Company’s annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020. The prestigious list honors the businesses making the most profound impact on both industry and culture, showcasing a variety of ways to thrive in today’s fast-changing world. Kount was ranked in the Security…

Arc’teryx Partners with Kount to Rethink Fraud Prevention and Deliver Personalized Customer Experiences

Arc’teryx elevates the eCommerce shopping experience while advancing adaptive AI-driven fraud prevention and strategic revenue growth Kount, the leading AI-driven fraud prevention solution, announced that Arc’teryx, a global company specializing in technical high-performance apparel, has selected the Identity Trust Global Network to upgrade its fraud prevention and expand into new geographies while providing a frictionless and highly personalized experience for “pro” customers. “By customizing its policies around…

Kount Announces Second Annual Digital Protection Summit Featuring the Identity Trust Global Network and Keynote Speaker Earvin…

Key Discussions Will Include Personalizing Customers Experiences, Applying Adaptive Friction, Preventing Account Takeover, and Implementing Fraud Prevention Best Practices Kount, the leading AI-driven fraud prevention solution, announced its second annual Digital Protection Summit will be held April 14-15, 2020 in San Diego, CA. With a theme of “Bring Your ‘A’ Game”, the Summit’s lineup features sessions with experts in fraud prevention, discussions with industry-leading businesses, and keynote addresses from Earvin…

Kount Announces Email First Seen Capabilities as Part AI-Powered Identity Trust Global Network

Email First Seen allows customers to see the age of an email that appears in an interaction, enabling them to more quickly and accurately determine identity trust and further improve fraud prevention effectiveness Kount, the leading fraud prevention solution, announced the immediate availability of Email First Seen as an indicator of email trust, an integral part of the Identity Trust Global Network. Unveiled earlier this month, Kount’s Identity Trust Global Network includes fraud and trust signals from more than half a…

Kount Unveils Identity Trust Global Network With New Adaptive AI Technology, Largest Data Network of Trust and Fraud Signals, and User…

The Future of Digital Fraud Prevention Is Establishing Real-Time Identity Trust to Deliver Personalized User Experiences While Reducing False Positives and Manual Reviews Kount, the leading AI-driven fraud prevention solution, today unveiled its Identity Trust Global Network, flipping the script on fraud management from just blocking bad transactions to empowering organizations to unlock previously untapped revenue streams through delivering personalized user experiences. Identity Trust is the ability to establish a…

Kount Named a Leading Provider of eCommerce Fraud Prevention Solutions in 2020 Frost & Sullivan Report

Kount, the leading provider of AI-driven fraud prevention, announced it has ranked as a leader for growth and innovation in the 2020 Frost Radar in the U.S. E-commerce Fraud Prevention Market report. The report placed Kount first among solutions that go beyond chargeback guarantees in the U.S. eCommerce market. The Frost Radar report delivers analysis of fraud prevention providers across growth strategy and track record, as well as their ability to develop innovative solutions that are globally applicable and aligned with…

BlueSnap and Kount to Showcase All-in-One Solution for Excellence in Cross-Border Payments and Fraud Prevention at NRF 2020 Vision

BlueSnap, an All-in-One Payment Platform, and Kount, the leading AI-driven fraud prevention provider, will showcase their solution for excellence in cross-border ecommerce at NRF 2020 Vision: Retail's Big Show, held January 11-14, at the Javits Center in New York City. BlueSnap and Kount provide merchants with an all-in-one platform for processing international payments and minimizing losses to fraud. Both vendors will be available at Booth #1507. A study commissioned by BlueSnap and Kount found that worldwide online…

Survey Reveals U.S. Retailers Are Missing Out on Global eCommerce Opportunities

International eCommerce will top $3 trillion in 2019, according to report from BlueSnap and Kount Kount, the leading AI-driven fraud prevention provider, and BlueSnap, an All-in-One Payment Platform, have released a new Internet Retailer survey and report finding global eCommerce will top $3 trillion this year for the first time. One of the major findings is that despite more consumers shopping internationally, retailers say fraud prevention and currency and payment processing are obstacles to taking advantage of the…

Leading Digital Fraud Prevention Provider Kount Partners With Engage People to Protect Customer Loyalty Redemption Programs

Kount, a leading digital fraud prevention provider, and Engage People, a global loyalty platform, announced a partnership that will protect customer loyalty programs from fraud. Customer accounts that store valuable information or currency, such as loyalty points, are frequent targets of fraud. Account takeover attacks have tripled over the last year, costing consumers more than $5.1 billion worldwide, according to the 2018 Identity Fraud Survey conducted by Javelin Strategy & Research. Engage People will help its…