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TMCNet:  Kount Is Named to JMP Elite 80 List for 2020's Hottest Privately Held Cybersecurity and IT Infrastructure Companies

[May 19, 2020]

Kount Is Named to JMP Elite 80 List for 2020's Hottest Privately Held Cybersecurity and IT Infrastructure Companies

Kount, the leader in identity trust and digital fraud protection, has been named to the JMP Securities (News - Alert) Elite 80 list of hottest cybersecurity, data management, and IT infrastructure companies for the second year in a row. The JMP Elite 80 list highlights the most interesting and strategically positioned private companies in the cybersecurity and IT infrastructure industries. Kount is the only digital fraud prevention company included on the list.

Elite 80 companies are recognized for leveraging powerful technological advantages to disrupt traditional business models and dominate their respective markets. JMP Securities notes that security and IT environments are evolving so rapidly that the need for innovation is accelerating as traditional approaches are deemed inadequate for newer business models.

Kount helps more than 6,500 companies protect their digital innovation with the Identity Trust Global Network. The network links 2.7 billion fraud signals per interaction in real-time, enabling businesses to create customized user experiences and automate their fraud prevention decisions. The company's patented technology combines data that's been built over 13+ years, and spans 75+ industries, 250+ countries and territories, and 32 billion annual interactions.

"We're excited to be recognized by JMP Securities for the second year in a row as the leading provider of fraud prevention and account takeover solutions," said Brad Wiskirchen, CEO of Kount. "Many of the largest eCommerce providers and financial institutions rely on Kount for enabling and protecting their digital innovation, new business channels, and personalized customer experiences."

The full JMP Securities Elite 80 report is available here.

About Kount

Kount's Identity Trust Global Network delivers real-time fraud prevention, account protection, and enables personalized customer experiences for more than 6,500 leading brands and payment providers. Linked by Kount's award-winning AI, the Identity Trust Global Network analyzes signals from 32 billion annual interactions in order to personalize user experiences across the spectrum of trust-from frictionless experiences to blocking fraud. Quick and accurate identity trust decisions deliver safe payments, account creation, and login events, while reducing digital fraud, chargebacks, false positives, and manual reviews.

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