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Fraud Specialists Ravelin Secure PCI Certification For Heightened Fraud Detection

June 14, 2016

Ravelin, who already specialises in applying machine learning, artificial intelligence, graph networks and behavioural analytics to provide real-time fraud detection, have secured PCI DSS certification to enable the company to track fraudulent cards between clients and prevent the cards from being used across all their merchants.

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How Risk Management Departments Can Provide a Winning Customer Experience

May 31, 2016

Businesses generally must spend much more to acquire a new customer than to keep an existing one. With that in mind, we will share several strategies risk departments can employ to help deliver a strong customer experience, an important component of customer loyalty.

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Fraud and Chargeback Reduction are Top of Mind for Payments Execs

May 30, 2016

Minimizing fraud is by far the top payment concern of eCommerce merchants, according to findings from the Merchant Risk Council's newly released global payments survey.

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Safe Harbor Decision and its Implications for European Merchants

February 29, 2016

The European Commission and the US agreed on a new framework (EU-US Privacy Shield) for the transatlantic flow of data on the 2nd February 2016. So, what brought us to this point and what does it really mean for European merchants?

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TeleSign Fraud Fighters Features the MRC

October 30, 2015

For the month of October, TeleSign featured the MRC as their monthly Fraud Fighter making the Internet a safer place and combating fraud.

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The Paypers Online Payments Market Guide

October 28, 2015

The Payments Market Guide delivers insights, perspectives, trends and developments into global online payments and the eCommerce market from 2015.

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ThreatMetrix: Markus Bergthaler, MRC, on the "Countdown to EMV"

July 14, 2015

As the October 2015 deadline for EMV adoption in the U.S. approaches, ThreatMetrix has surveyed several industry thought leaders for their views and opinions, including Markus Bergthaler of the MRC.

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Mark Gerban: "Merchants who educate themselves in business tactics become more successful at tackling fraud"

June 23, 2015

Mark Gerban, Head of Payments at InnoGames and former MRC European Board Member, discusses the trends and developments in ePayments and payment fraud industries.

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The Green Sheet - Markus Bergthaler: Survey finds online fraud down, more chargebacks challenged

June 08, 2015

Markus Bergthaler, Global Director of Programs and Marketing at the MRC, spoke to The Green Sheet about MRC's 2015 Global Fraud Survey.

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