A blog about fraud and anti-fraud technology

New offices, new chapter

Last Thursday the 17th March, also St. Patrick’s Day, was quite fittingly the beginning of a new chapter for our Irish (and now American-Irish) company TransUnion Trustev. It marked the day that we move to our new offices on 254 West 31st Street New York. The day was ...
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Trustev wins SXSW for retail technology

We’re excited to announce that Trustev has won the Decoded Fashion SXSW competition of 2015 for most disruptive retail technology. The competition, part of SXStyle at SXSW, was held to find the retail technology with the biggest business impact, and sponsored by the ...
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Trustev for On-Demand: block fraud in real time

  On-demand apps are great, but they’re also a beacon for fraudsters. With delivery needed in minutes, there’s often even very little time to check whether a customer is genuine, or using a stolen credit card. Result: the apps either turn away real customers or worry ...
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ICYMI -- December 12

Baidu, the Chinese internet giant, is preparing to announce that they've taken a large stake in red hot on-demand startup Uber. Bloomberg says the investment could be up to $600 million.
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ICYMI -- December 11

Microsoft announced that they'd be adding bitcoin support today, letting users fund their Microsoft accounts with the cryptocurrency. Now, you can make digital purchases from Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox Games, Xbox Music, and Xbox Video stores with bitcoin.
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Other news... (Dec 8 edition)

Stripe is at it again -- it raised $70 million at a $3.5 billion valuation, doubling what the company was valued at its previous round earlier this year. Stripe is one of the hottest payments startups in the Valley and is a preferred partner for Apple Pay.
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Here's why CurrentC may defeat Apple Pay

Apple pulled off a very impressive move by launching an ultra-simple phone-powered wallet, while letting consumers keep their existing payment cards, at the same time as bringing on board card networks and the banks that issue cards. The press is all over it, and ...
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What is Trustev

Our fraud “fingerprinting” technology can reduce fraud to near-zero levels and increase sales significantly, by not blocking genuine customers.

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