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Building trust in the digital economy today and tomorrow: How Mastercard Identity fights fraud, drives growth and fosters financial inclusion

As commerce and financial services continue the rapid shift to digital, building trust through secure identity verification is becoming increasingly important.

Learn how Mastercard Identity is leading the charge in the fight against fraud in our growing digital economy.

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Harvard Business Review – 9.19.23

The crucial role of ID verification in the digital economy


Ekata – 2.27.23

Ekata APAC Honoured at 2023 Australian Fraud Awards with Highly Commended Award for the “Most Innovative Online Retail Risk Management Solution”


Ekata – 11.30.22

Ekata APAC Recognised as “FinTech of the Year” by AMTD DigFin


Ekata – 11.15.22

Intersekt 2022 – Fintech Fun: We Came, We Saw, We Conquered


Ekata – 10.10.22

Mastercard’s Inaugural Cyber & Security Summit Peaks in Melbourne & Sydney


Ekata – 8.24.22

The Data Driven Distinction in 2022: Ekata at the Online Retail Expo in Sydney


Ekata – 8.17.22

Ekata Engineering Employees Honored in Award Programs


Total Retail – 4.5.22

Checkout and Promo Abuse: The Latest Fraud Impacting Retailers


Payments Journal 4.5.22

3 Steps for Streamlining Payments Onboarding for Micro-Merchants


American Banker 1.27.22

How digital payments are shaping identity verification


Retail TouchPoints 1.26.22

You Just Experienced your First Chargeback. Now What?


Ekata 1.25.22

Ekata Named in Built In’s “100 Best Places to Work”


Fintech Times 1.25.22

This Week in Fintech: TFT Bi-Weekly News Roundup 25/01


IBS Intelligence 1.20.22

Ekata expands account opening solution to help online businesses assess risk


Ekata 1.20.22

Ekata’s VP of Product, Vivek Kumar, Honored at the 2022 BIG Innovation Awards


The Paypers 1.19.22

Ekata expands its account opening solutions


Ekata  1.19.22

Ekata Expands Account Opening Solutions to Help More Businesses Assess Risk at Account Creation


BIG Innovation Awards 2022 1.11.22



Fintech Times 12.15.21

View from the Top: Trends and Predictions with Okay, Payoneer, TPAY MOBILE, LendInvest, Ekata


Ekata 12.13.21

Ekata’s SVP, Global Marketing Beth Shulkin Selected as Woman of The Year by BIG Awards for Business


BIG Awards for Business 12.7.21

BIG Awards for Business 2021 Winners


Financial Times 12.6.21

Access All Areas: Identity, Trust And Our Digitised Future


Financial Times 12.6.21

Access All Areas: Identity, Trust And Our Digitised Future


Ekata 12.3.21

Ekata Recognized in Seattle Business Magazine’s Washington’s 100 Best Companies to Work for and Best in Biz Awards Programs


Seattle Business Magazine 11.23.21

100 Best Companies To Work For 2021: Midsize


Ekata 11.2.21

Ekata and ADVANCE.AI Partnership Will Strengthen Enterprise Digital Identity and Risk Solutions


PYMNTS.COM 11.2.21 and Ekata Partner on B2B Digital ID Offerings in Asia


Tech in Asia 11.2.21

Mastercard firm, to offer B2B digital identity solutions


Fintech News SG 11.2.21

ADVANCE.AI Integrates Ekata’s B2B Digital Identity Solutions Into Its Services


Puget Sound Business Journal 8.27.21

Washington’s Best Workplaces – Large


Stevie Awards for Women in Business 2021 8.24.21

2021 Stevie Award Winners


Payments Dive 8.23.21

Anti-fraud niche in payments thrive


Built In 8.4.21

Introducing Built In’s 2021 Tech Innovator Award Winners


The Paypers 8.3.21

The key to stopping Buy Now, Pay Later fraud


Bankless Times 8.2.21

Ekata Offers Seamless Digital Identity Verification


VentureBeat 7.12.21

How Mastercard is using AI to address cyber risk


The Paypers 7.1.21

The growing importance of digital identity verification, interview with Mark Heymann


Built In’s Tech Innovator Awards 6.20.21

Introducing Built In’s 2021 Tech Innovator Award Winners


Puget Sound Business Journal 6.14.21

Washington’s Best Workplaces of 2021 Revealed


Payments Journal 6.11.21

Unlocking the Potential of PSD2 SCA: 5 Markers of Success


Ekata 6.9.21

Mastercard Successfully Completes Acquisition of Ekata


PaymentsSource 5.7.21

Small shops find growth through payment automation


Ekata 4.29.21

Ekata’s Ting Van Osdol Honored for Excellence in Customer Service


Built In 4.28.21

Introducing Built In’s 2021 Moxie Awards Winners


Built In Seattle 4.27.21

Built In Seattle’s Featured Companies of the Month


Ekata 4.26.21

Ekata’s Noelle Wiggins Recognized as a Rising Woman in Tech in Built In’s 2021 Moxie Awards


The Paypers 4.26.21

How to onboard small merchants faster and with high confidence


Ekata 4.19.21

Ekata to be Acquired by Mastercard to Strengthen Trust in Every Digital Interaction


What Fuels You Podcast 4.13.21

Rob Eleveld


TalkCMO 4.12.21

Ekata launched a merchant access solution, which can evaluate merchant risks more quickly and intelligently


Mobile ID World 4.12.21

Ekata Launches Merchant Onboarding Solution for Payment Providers Working With Small Businesses


Puget Sound Business Journal’s Washington’s Best Workplaces 4.9.21

Washington’s Best Workplaces of 2021 revealed


PaymentsSource 4.8.21

Square, Coinbase lead new crypto lobby; Stripe adds payments for Clubhouse creators


Payments Dive 4.7.21

Gemini taps Alloy to bolster ID security on new crypto credit card


ProgrammableWeb 4.7.21

Ekata Mitigates Payment Services Fraud Via Merchant Onboarding API


Electronic Payments International 4.7.21

Ekata launches new onboarding solutions for payment providers


PaymentsSource 4.7.21

Ekata adds speed, removes risk in micro-merchant onboarding


The Paypers 4.7.21

Ekata unveils solution for merchant onboarding


Puget Sound Business Journal 4.1.21

These 5 Seattle-area companies are adding more office space


TechTarget 3.26.21

How HR can offer the support women need in the workplace


Built In’s Moxie Awards 3.24.21

Introducing Built In’s 2021 Moxie Award Winners


NPR 3.22.21

Fraudsters Still Claim Unemployment Relief, As Feds Pump Billions More Into System


TechTarget 3.10.21

3 ways HR can support women in the workplace


RT Insights 2.26.21

Improving Probabilistic Fraud Risk Analysis with ML


Aite Group  2.18.21

Managing Lending Fraud: Digital Identity and Machine Learning Are Table Stakes


Mobile Payments Today  2.12.21

Online shopping trends: Mobile payments are mighty


Multichannel Merchant  2.11.21

Ekata Reveals Significant 2020 Growth and Rapid Global Expansion


American Banker  1.19.21

Looking beyond credit risk to identify good customers


Ekata 1.19.21

Ekata Identity Engine Wins BIG Innovation Award


Puget Sound Business Journal  1.13.21

Samantha Rist | Vice President of People at Ekata


Mobile Payments Today  1.12.21

Dynamic PII: The key to fighting payments fraud


Payments Journal  1.8.21

CNP in a Post-COVID World – How Businesses Can Prepare


IBS Intelligence  12.8.20

Credit Risk versus Fraud Risk


Payments Journal  11.23.20

Probabilistic Fraud Risk v. Deterministic Credit Risk in the Digital Age: Three Key Benefits


Security Magazine  11.12.20

9 reasons digital fraud is on the rise


ProgrammableWeb  10.16.20

Ekata Tackles Synthetic Identity Fraud Via New Account Opening API


Puget Sound Business Journal  10.7.20

John Kelly | VP of Global Demand Generation at Ekata


Security Magazine  8.26.20

Handling customer data? Plan for security first


The Paypers  6.17.20

Ekata releases Network Score to fight digital fraud


TotalRetail 6.1.20

Survey: Modern Consumers Demand Fast and Secure Digital Experiences


CardNotPresent 5.28.20

Amid Pandemic, Merchants Struggle to Tell Fraud from Legitimate Online Purchases


Ecommerce Times 3.30.20

Risk Assessment: Buttress Account Security and Foil Fraudsters


MultiChannelMerchant 3.9.20

4 Ecommerce Checkout Tech Trends to Improve the Customer Experience


Fintech Direct 3.3.20

Consumers Have High Expectations For Digital Experiences


CardNotPresent  2.27.20

What Does Mitigating Fraud Look Like? – Part 2


CardNotPresent  2.20.20

What Does Mitigating Fraud Look Like? – Part 1


CardNotPresent  2.13.20

Fraud is Changing User Experience Expectations


The Paypers 2.4.20

Fraud and Abuse Challenges for Marketplaces


PYMNTS.COM 1.22.20

Data Sharing: The Magic Merchants Need To Smooth The SCA Speed Bumps


The Paypers 12.9.19

Balancing Customer Experience and Security Risks in Financial Services


The Paypers 11.19.19

Consumers Demand Trust, Security, and Data Privacy with Minimal Friction


Tech Blog Writer 11.11.19

1017: How Ekata is Linking Digital Identity Back to Humanity