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  • 15 May 2019 5 Takeaways from NACHA PAYMENTS 2019 Alacriti was honored to attend and speak at NACHA PAYMENTS 2019. Here are five takeaways we learned at the conference related to artificial intelligence (AI), payments fraud, chatbots, paper checks, and biometrics.

  • 08 May 2019 Five Examples of Biometrics in Banking More businesses are incorporating biometric authentication into their user experiences, from facial recognition to fingerprint scanners. Here are five banks that are using biometrics to improve security and fight fraud.

  • 08 Apr 2019 The Building Blocks of Production Support: ITIL and COBIT Alacriti’s Production Support capability is guided by two approaches, ITIL and COBIT, that help set appropriate client expectations while allowing us to deliver the best service possible. Our blog details these approaches.

  • 07 Mar 2019 Webinar Recap: Why businesses need to embrace Digital Disbursements. Now. There are significant benefits to be gained by businesses that transition away from paper checks and toward Digital Disbursements for B2C payouts. Our webinar recording makes the case for making the switch.

  • 27 Feb 2019 The SWIFT Approach to Payments Security SWIFT’s Customer Security Programme (CSP) is designed to help protect the security of the financial system and the counterparties within it. Learn more about SWIFT, its CSP, and what it means for payments in our new blog.

  • 02 Oct 2018 3 Payments Stories That Caught Our Eye Payments are transforming faster than ever before. Our new blog details three recent stories that caught our eye, from software-based biometrics fueling mobile payments to enhancements affecting Same Day ACH.

  • 02 Jul 2018 The Rules and Regulations of Online Payments Accepting online payments means that businesses are subject to regulations from various entities. Here’s an overview of rules pertaining to NACHA, the card networks, PCI DSS, and Know Your Customer (KYC).

  • 18 May 2018 A Primer on PCI DSS Accepting digital payments opens the possibility for cybercriminals to steal and misuse customer data. A solid defense requires a multi-faceted approach including PCI DSS. Here are some questions and answers to help get started.

  • 08 May 2018 The Second Pillar of Information Security: Risk Management Lifecycle A comprehensive risk management lifecycle works hand in hand with security policies to create a sustainable information security program. Alacriti’s risk management approach helps keep us nimble in the face of daily threats.

  • 12 Feb 2018 The Pillars of Information Security As a payment processing technology provider, our clients, auditors, and regulators expect us to maintain a very high standard of data security.

  • 04 Jan 2017 3 Reasons Insurance Companies Should Work with a Payments Partner It often makes sense for insurance companies to outsource payments.

  • 03 Oct 2016 Machine Learning in Financial Services: 3 Potential Applications Advancements in technology have enabled financial institutions to explore the applications of machine learning techniques in areas like customer service, personal finance, and fraud and risk management.

  • 29 Jun 2016 Banks and the Blockchain Blockchain technology is a promising new concept currently being explored for practical application by the financial services industry.

  • 14 Jun 2016 Real-Time Payments: How Technology Partners Can Help Banks Working with a technology partner could yield significant returns for banks looking to remain competitive against new disruptive market forces.

  • 08 Jun 2016 Real-Time Payments: What's in It for Consumers? Consumers are among the largest potential beneficiaries of this push towards faster payments.

  • 20 Nov 2014 Pandemic Preparedness of Business Organizations An approach to integrate pandemic preparedness into existing policies and procedures.

  • 07 Oct 2014 Information Security and Information Privacy As organizations develop their responses to their risk and security challenges as well as their regulatory compliance challenges, they oftentimes face ambiguity....

  • 18 Aug 2014 A Lesson in IT Security While no one denies the good intent, the regulatory canvas becomes more difficult by the day for a business to understand and comply with.