Aug 12

The Perfect Storm for Card Not Present fraud is arriving

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

Research from FICO, the software company that analyses business’ growth and profitability, has shown a rise of 18% in ecommerce fraud in 2015 according to its latest research. The dominant type of fraud is predictably card not present (CNP). Fraudsters search for the softest targets and with the introduction of EMV in the…

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Aug 12

Retail Systems Awards recognise Global Risk Technologies™

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

Global Risk Technologies™ has been named as a finalist in the 2016 Retail Systems Awards. As Europe’s first chargeback remediation specialist, we are leading the fight against chargeback fraud to enable retailers to operate more successful businesses, unburdened by chargebacks. We are thrilled to be recognised by the industry for Security/Anti-fraud Initiative of…

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Jul 22

Smartphone Users Need To Be More Vigilant Against Data Theft

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

The recent story of a woman from Middlesbrough who had her bank account emptied after fraudsters used a sophisticated “SIM swap” scam is a timely reminder of the need for extra vigilance from all smartphone users. However, many smartphone users might be surprised to hear that their handsets present rich pickings to cybercriminals…

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Jul 15

Event Retailers Do Not Have To Tolerate Chargebacks

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

Sports and music fans are spoilt for choice this summer. The European football championships and Wimbledon have just finished, but the Olympics is about to start and the US Tennis Open and golf’s Ryder Cup and the US PGA will keep the excitement going. Music fans have Beyonce, Rihanna and Bruce Springsteen to…

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Jul 13

The Paypers: European Merchants Face Rising Chargeback Threat

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Monica Eaton-Cardone explores the growing threat of friendly fraud to European cardholders and merchants Merchants will continue to be victimised by friendly fraudsters unless they act decisively to protect their profits, writes our co-founder in The Paypers this week. In this article, Monica highlights the lessons that European merchants can learn from their US…

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Jun 6

Retail Fraud: online transactions can benefit from biometrics

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Monica Eaton-Cardone explains in ‘Retail Fraud’ the benefit of facial & voice recognition As multiple technology companies including Zwipe, Visa and SmartMetric prepare fingerprint-activated credit and debit cards, Monica Eaton-Cardone, co-founder and CIO of Global Risk Technologies™, explains how this biometric technology has the potential to transform the card payments industry by preventing fraudsters…

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May 27

Chief Innovation Officer Summit: Hippies vs. Suits

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

San Francisco recently hosted the Chief Innovation Officer Summit: a two-day event showcasing the latest, most promising opportunities and inspiring technology solutions for businesses. Our CIO and Co-Founder, Monica Eaton-Cardone, was in attendance on behalf of Global Risk Technologies™ and our subsidiary Chargebacks911 to network with a global community of over 30,000 technology…

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May 17

Slow Take-Up Of EMV Is Costing US Retailers In Chargebacks

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

Six months after the credit card fraud liability shift, over three quarters of merchants are still not able to process payments made by chip cards in the US. Despite the new protection being available, the recent report from consulting firm Boston Retail Partners states that only 22 percent of merchants are actually processing…

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Apr 25

Domino’s Pizza zero-click ordering raises chargeback question

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Domino’s Pizza, one of the world’s largest takeaway chains, has just announced its latest technological development: zero-click ordering via its latest app. The premise is simple: the customer creates a user profile and chooses their favourite pizza. The next time the app is opened, it will begin a 10-second countdown, after which time…

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Apr 13

Fighting back against fraud in the travel industry in Barcelona

Posted by Global Risk Technologies™

Following on from a successful Money20/20 Europe, Monica Eaton-Cardone Co-Founder and CIO of Chargebacks911 (part of Global Risk Technologies™) will be speaking at the Airline & Travel Payments & Fraud Conferences 10th ATPS Worldwide. The event will take place from 25th April – 27th April 2016 in Barcelona. There will be two opportunities…

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