Blog

A New Timescale for Fraud-Fighting Data Science, With Feedzai AutoML

    At a time when data scientists are more critical to banks than ever – and more scarce – Feedzai AutoML is augmenting fraud-fighting data science teams by combining two things for the first time: automatic machine learning, and a platform purpose-built to fight fraud.

    Read more...

    How Banks Can Walk the Line Between Digital Transformation and Risk

      As digital transformation sweeps through all areas of peoples’ lives, smart banks are recognizing that they too must transform or be left disastrously behind. But change, however critical, must always be balanced against its inherent risk. What does it mean to manage risk while functioning as a true digital bank? 

      Read more...

      Acquirers’ Top 3 Challenges in a Changing Commerce Landscape

        Acquirers are experiencing pressure on all sides. Evolving competition, declining profits, and increased incidence of fraud all challenge the established business models that acquirers have lived by. Among these pressures, acquirers face three particularly urgent challenges that will need to be addressed.

        Read more...

        How Banks Can Prepare for the Known Unknowns of PSD2

          P2D2 compliance is set to revolutionize digital payments, but these new mandates are uncharted waters for most banks. Successfully navigating these new directives is all about understanding the threats and learning how to thrive in uncertainty.

          Read more...

          Making Your Data Scientists Happy, And Winning in the Instant Payments Economy

            I spoke to Fintech Finance this month about how huge organizations can utilize their in-house data science teams to maximum effectiveness. I also published an article in the Paypers about using technology to meet the global rise of instant payments. Click through to watch, and read!

            Read more...

            The New Threats Posed by the Emerging Fraud Ecosystem

              Merchant fraud used to be simple: Someone waiting in line at the return counter with a stolen item. Today, merchant fraud is part of a teeming, underground economy of coordinated financial crime. And unfortunately, merchant fraud is evolving faster than the security systems designed to stop it.

              Read more...

              Musings from Money20/20 on Technology, Money, and The Future of Everything

                We were in Amsterdam last week at Money20/20 Europe, hosting the latest installment of the AI Deep Dive speaker series. Read on to see photos and video clips from the floor.

                Read more...

                Nuno Sebastiao to CNBC: “There is a Need in This Space for a Fully Independent Company”

                  Feedzai CEO Nuno Sebastiao spoke with CNBC from the floor of Money20/20 Asia this week, where he fielded questions about the state of machine learning for fraud, evolving criminal tactics, and Feedzai’s future.

                  Read more...

                  At Banks, A Data Science Arms Race

                    It is only in recent years that some banks have created data science teams, and these teams are growing at a rapid pace. In this new climate, banks are finding that the tools that make their data scientists happy are the same tools that will help them beat fraud.

                    Read more...

                    Why Feedzai Exists: Fighting Fraud at Speed and Scale

                      The economy’s gone digital. Open banking initiatives like PSD2 in Europe have been creating a competitive environment for banks, in which data has become the new currency. According to PwC, in 2015, the year of the PSD2 release, the UK saw more electronic payments than cash payments for the first time. And in 2018, the year PSD2 went into effect, 20% of online transactions are likely to be made with mobile devices.

                      Read more...