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BioCatch is a digital identity company that delivers behavioral biometrics, analyzing human-device interactions
to protect users and data. See how our customers employ our cloud-based solution to proactively collect and
analyze more than 2000 behavioral parameters to authenticate users and identify cybersecurity threats.

Faster Payments Come to Canada: What Can Be Learned from the UK Experience

Mar. 11, 2019 | Payments | by BioCatch

The value of payments cleared by Payments Canada’s systems in 2017 was approximately $50 trillion, or roughly $200 billion every business day. By 2020, these payments will be completed faster — in “real-time” or “near real-time” — with many benefits beyond just faster access to funds.

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Money20/20 2017 Wrap-up: The Future of Digital Identity in Payments and Banking

Oct. 27, 2017 | Banking / Financial Services, Payments, Identity Proofing | by Frances Zelazny

Identity, biometrics, and authentication took center stage at the world's largest payments & financial services innovation event

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Faster Payments Phase 2 Hits the U.S.

Sep. 14, 2017 | Fraud, Payments | by Scott Levine

The next phase of faster payments in the U.S. has arrived.  Beginning on September 15, same day payments will be available for virtually any ACH transaction.” This is because Same Day ACH is being opened up for debit entries.

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Faster Payments, Faster Fraud

Jun. 2, 2017 | Fraud, Payments | by BioCatch

Faster payments is quickly becoming the accepted norm in countries all over the world.  While the convenience this provides users is great, the opportunity this provides fraudsters is great too.

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Securing the Payment Industry in 2017

Feb. 8, 2017 | Payments | by BioCatch

Payment industry stakeholders spent 2016 adapting to open APIs, omnichannel commerce, EMV chip cards and other major innovations. To ensure security in 2017, the payment industry will be expected to make transactions convenient for customers, while also utilizing the necessary safeguards and strong authentication solutions to prevent new account fraud and bolster cybersecurity. 

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Money 2020: A Round-Up

Nov. 2, 2016 | Fraud, Payments, Mobile | by Iain Swaine

Money 2020 is bigger and flashier than any other event for the financial/fintech sector so it seems fitting that it was held in Las Vegas. Both the location and venue created a perfect backdrop for the key event theme: the fast transfer of money. Here are a few of the major topics covered in this year’s Money 2020 conference:

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