Transaction Risk API
Maximize Approval Rates While Fighting Transaction Fraud
Transaction Risk API provides the most predictive identity verification responses to fight payment fraud and expedite authorizations, reducing customer friction.
In under 100 ms, Transaction Risk API scores the overall risk of an identity using name, email, phone, address, and IP and delivers a concise response for easy integration. Powered by the fastest and most reliable tech stack in the market, the Transaction Risk API scales for any low-latency, high volume model requirements.
To discover if Transaction Risk API can reduce friction for your customers while keeping fraud at bay, contact us for a Demo.
How it Works
Provide transaction details (of up to 26 inputs) and receive critical insights to help you confidently assess the risk of your customers around the world.
Validity Checks for Payment Details
Evaluate the authenticity of billing and shipping details such as email, phone, address provided by the customer.
Enriched Phone Metadata
Gain insight into the line type of the phone number, which can often be a strong indicator of fraud.
IP Distance from Address Calculations
Gauge the distance between your customer’s IP and their provided addresses.
Risk Flags and Scores
Leverage model-derived predictions and signals such as Identity Risk Score (otherwise known as Transaction Risk Score), Identity Network Score, and IP Risk flag, in your risk models to assess the riskiness of a customer.
Match Statuses to Name
Confirm that the email(s), phone(s), and addresses provided in the transaction are associated with the customer name.
Utilizing Top Predictability Data
Predict fraud quickly at enterprise-level volumes through signals provided by the Ekata Identity Engine.
Increasing Approval Rates
Authenticate more legitimate transactions and reduce false declines with minimal customer friction.
Stopping Fraud Early
Utilize data-driven insights and customer activities intelligence to identify fraud early in the transaction flow to reduce downstream costs.
Optimizing Digital Customer Experience
Provide a fast and trusted experience to increase your customer base, improve retention, boost customer lifetime value and sales.
Winner of the 2019
Infinite Want: Consumers Demand Speed and Security in the Digital Experience
A new report commissioned by Ekata reveals that a majority of consumers demand trust, security, and data privacy, and also expect their digital transactions to be fast and frictionless. More than 7,000 consumers across North America and Europe were asked what they want in their digital experiences, how they respond when their needs are not met, and if they’ve personally experienced fraud.
Why We Built It
Our latest product innovation, Transaction Risk API, was officially launched a couple of weeks ago at Merchant Risk Council (MRC) 2019. As a market driven company we are always pushing to help businesses solve their biggest pain points, and the birth of our latest innovation is no exception to that rule. In this three part blog series we will cover why we built it, how we built it, and what value it brings to the market. So let’s dive straight into the why.
What Value It Brings to the Market
Our latest product innovation, Transaction Risk API, was specifically built for easy integration into sophisticated machine learning (ML) models and is designed to help eCommerce merchants, marketplaces, payment processors, and others manage payment fraud. In our three-part Transaction Risk API blog series, we have covered why we built it, how we built it, and today we will walk through what value it brings to the market.
Contact an Expert
See how Transaction Risk API can increase revenue for your business. Contact us for a demo.