Kount Wins 2017 CNP Awards Customer Choice for Best Antifraud Solution

07-Jun-2017

Remains Business’ Preferred Fraud Prevention Solution

BOISE, IDAHO -- JUNE 07, 2017 Kount, a leading innovator of solutions for fraud and risk management, today announced that Kount has been named the CNP Awards’ Customer Choice winner for Best Antifraud Solution.

Presented at the 2017 CNP Expo in Orlando where card-not-present companies and solutions are recognized for their notable contributions and innovations in the space, the award recognized Kount Central, the company’s leading solution specifically for online payment service providers. Kount, which has snagged a CNP trophy every year since the award’s inception in 2012, is joined by other honorees, including Ingenico, Vantiv, and BluePay.

“Like death and taxes, Kount winning a CNP Award has become a certainty,” wrote CardNotPresent.com. “The company garnered the Customer Choice Award for Best Antifraud Solution for the third year in a row and has won either a Customer Choice or Judges Choice award every year of the CNP Awards’ existence.”

Kount Central is a comprehensive fraud protection suite developed to protect payment service providers, payment processors, payment gateways, e-commerce platforms, hosted pay pages and acquiring banks and their entire merchant portfolio, while offering value-added services and additional revenue streams. A key component of Kount Central is its Continuous Underwriting functionality, which monitors and reacts to changing risk levels for each merchant and each transaction processed. With Kount Central, every organization in the payments approval and acceptance stream gets a comprehensive level of protection against the ever-growing risk of fraud.

“Providing top quality products and solutions to our customers is by-and-large the most important goal of our business,” said Bradley Wiskirchen, CEO of Kount. “It’s an honor to be recognized at the CNP Awards as the Customer’s Choice for Best Antifraud solution. It not only indicates that we are the go-to solution for businesses at the frontline of fraud, but also reinvigorates our company to continue developing better and more efficient methods to prevent fraud in the card-not-present space and providing the most cutting-edge solutions for payment protection to our customers that we can.”

Through its integration of Kount Central with PSPs, Kount works with merchants of all sizes, from small, long-tail ones to Fortune 500 companies. Industries served include retail, travel, automotive, digital goods, electronics, food/beverage, gaming, health/beauty, insurance, telcom, and ticketing/events.

Since it was founded in 2007, Kount has built an extensive portfolio of more than 30 patented technologies, many of which have become industry standards. Kount’s all-in-one approach to fraud protection means integration, training, use and maintenance of the system is simpler, less expensive to operate and provides faster responses (averaging 250 milliseconds) than competitive options. Kount also owns all of its core technologies, which translates into a seamless purchasing experience for the end customer.

About Kount

Kount helps businesses boost sales by reducing fraud and maximizing margins. Our all-in-one, SaaS platform simplifies fraud detection and helps online businesses accept more orders. Kount’s turnkey fraud platform is easy-to-implement and easy-to-use. Kount’s proprietary technology reviews billions of data points and provides maximum protection for some of the world’s best-known brands. Merchants using Kount can accept more orders from more people in more places than ever before. For more information about Kount, please visit http://www.kount.com.