Boise, Idaho – March 28, 2019 — Kount, a leader in the fraud prevention space, has been named to the JMP Securities Elite 80 list of hottest cybersecurity, data management and IT infrastructure companies. Kount is the only digital fraud prevention company showcased in the report, which recognizes the most interesting and strategically positioned private companies that have the capability to dominate their respective markets.
The Elite 80 companies are also recognized for leveraging powerful technological advantages to disrupt traditional business models and for their sustainable technological differentiation. JMP Securities notes that security, data management, and networking technologies and environments are evolving so rapidly that the need for innovation is accelerating as traditional approaches are deemed inadequate.
Kount helps more than 6,500 companies protect their digital innovation through fraud prevention. The company’s patented technology combines device fingerprinting, supervised and unsupervised machine learning, a robust policy and rules engine, business intelligence tools, and a web-based case-management and investigation system.
“We are excited to be recognized by JMP Securities. Our advanced fraud prevention technologies make Kount the leader in protecting digital innovation, including protecting against payments fraud, account takeover, and new account creation fraud,” said Brad Wiskirchen, CEO of Kount. “Kount protects digital commerce while enabling businesses to deliver a frictionless experience to legitimate customers, making us uniquely qualified to enable the world’s leading brands to confidently innovate and boost sales while precisely controlling their fraud strategy.”
This is the fifth year of the annual JMP Securities Elite 80 report (formerly Super 70). JMP Securities LLC is a full-service investment bank that provides equity research, institutional brokerage and investment banking services to growth companies in the technology, healthcare, financial services and real estate markets.
Kount’s award-winning digital fraud prevention solutions are used by 6,500 brands globally, helping them to reach their digital innovation goals. Kount’s patented technology combines device fingerprinting, supervised and unsupervised machine learning, a robust policy and rules engine, self-service analytics, and a web-based case-management and investigation system. Kount’s solutions stop fraud and increase revenue for digital businesses, acquiring banks, and payment service providers.