December 16, 2015 10:00 ET

CCV Selects RiskShield From INFORM to Support Its Anti-Fraud Strategy for e-Commerce Payments and Merchant Protection

AACHEN, GERMANY and BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Dec 16, 2015) - INFORM GmbH, a leading company in risk management and fraud prevention software, announces the CCV Group has chosen RiskShield to provide real-time risk management and risk assessment for its Payment Solution Providers & Merchant activities.

CCV Holland B.V., a Dutch payment processor and provider of more than half a million payment terminals across Europe, needed a comprehensive solution to improve the security of online card transactions and point-of-sale payments. Through a competitive selection process, CCV selected RiskShield for its best-in-class performance, decision-making technology and INFORM's extensive experience in fraud prevention. CCV will utilize RiskShield as a real-time omni-channel fraud prevention solution, which is able to assess every online purchase and terminal transaction in real-time, by combining live feeds such as transaction details, shopping basket information and web anomalies along with behavioral data of their customers.

"We value strong relationships with our partners and INFORM has proven to us to be reliable, supporting our mission to deliver both innovative and secure payment solutions," says Pascal Vincken, CEO of CCV Holland B.V.. "By bringing a new digital payment experience to the market we expect to stay ahead of the challenges involved with managing risk. With INFORM, we have the right technology, people and strategy to support us to accomplish that."

"With our leader position in the European market, we are confident that we will provide CCV a solid foundation to support them with their ambitions," says Dr. Andreas Meyer, Director Risk & Fraud Division at INFORM. "By leveraging innovation and our deep expertise, we strive to help our customers by providing a comprehensive anti-fraud solution that meets the challenges of our customer's e-commerce business."

About CCV
CCV applies in-store payment solutions, powerful online solutions and self-service payment terminals throughout Europe. We support our customers in creating an optimal omni-channel shopping experience, so consumers can pay when it suits them, using the payment method of their choice: online, in-store, by card or smartphone.

INFORM Software is the global leader in mitigating risk in Internet and mobile banking applications using its intelligent, customer-centric fraud detection and prevention solution. RiskShield is a self-learning fraud prevention solution that detects and manages suspicious activity based on known patterns in an account or transaction activity within an institution. It minimizes losses, optimizes efficiencies, and protects customers from fraud. As a robust solution with superb fraud detection results, RiskShield is reliable, fast and responsive serving the largest payment and card services providers in the world, including First Data, Equens, SIX Payment Services, SIA Group, ING and Rabobank. More than 1,000 companies worldwide benefit from using advanced optimization software systems by INFORM in industries such as transport logistics, airport resource management, production planning, payment & card fraud management and insurance claim optimization. INFORM has over 550 employees from more than 30 countries.

Winner of the Merchant Payments Ecosystem Award 2015 for Best Data Security Solution.

Contact Information

  • Corporate contact:
    Stanley Harmsen van der Vliet
    INFORM RiskShield
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    Tel: +49 2408 9456 5000

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