MRC Announces 2017 MRC Technology Award Winners Sift Science and allpago

Press Release

March 24, 2017

On March 15, 2017 Sift Science and allpago were announced as winners of the MRC Technology Awards at MRC Vegas 2017 hosted at the Aria Resort and Casino. Both organizations have established themselves as innovative leaders within the eCommerce payments and fraud community.
MRC Technology Awards Industry Award winner Sift Science
Sift Science was voted winner of the MRC Technology Industry Award by a panel of industry experts based on their innovative machine learning technology.

Sift Science powers online trust for thousands of websites and mobile applications across the world. Their cloud-based platform enables businesses to fight the most prevalent and pervasive types of payment fraud, account abuse, promotion and free trial abuse, content abuse and account takeovers.

Apps and websites worldwide send data in real time using Sift Science's REST APIs, JavaScript snippet, and mobile SDK. Sift Science's large-scale machine learning technology analyzes data instantly, connecting thousands of seemingly unconnected clues to identify fraud and abuse. Analysts can also use the Sift Science console to investigate fraud and create smart workflows.

As winner of the Industry Award, Sift Science receives a free exhibitor booth at MRC Vegas 2018.

allpago was voted winner of the MRC Technology People's Choice Award by the public through online voting for their seamless and transparent payment experience in Latin America. MRC Technology Awards People's Choice Award winner allpago

allpago's solution addresses the payment industry problems in LATAM by offering state-of-the-art technology, aggregating the relevant payment methods in the region and providing legal and tax advice. The integration is done through a single API.

The payment platform features include one-click payments, automated card updater, recurring payments with real-time authorization, installments, dynamic descriptor, multiscreen checkouts and PCI compliance level one. Furthermore allpago offers continuous legal and tax advice, full transparency on the processes and fully complies with local regulation.

As winner of the People's Choice Award, allpago receives sponsorship rights of the MRC Vegas 2018 Technology Awards.

Both MRC Technology Award categories, Industry and People's Choice, honor solution providers, card brands and issuers whose creative innovations and advanced technologies have contributed to the commercial and operational success of eCommerce merchants.

About Sift Science
As the internet's trust layer, Sift Science's mission is simple yet powerful: make online experiences faster, smoother, and safer -- using the smartest technology around. Launched in 2011 from the Y Combinator incubator program, Sift Science has grown into the leading machine learning fraud detection solution for online businesses. Every day, thousands of websites and apps rely on Sift Science's cloud-based machine learning to eliminate fraud, slash costs, and grow revenue. Sift Science is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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About allpago
allpago is a leading payment service provider for Latin America, enabling eCommerce merchants and payment providers to accept all relevant local payment methods through a single platform and API. allpago's state-of-the-art technology and regulatory knowledge are used by merchants including, Getty Images, McAfee, Paylogic, Symantec and Teamviewer to maximize conversion rates and ensure compliant transactions with customers in Latin America, and as a "last mile" payment interface by leading payment companies around the world. Gartner featured allpago as the only Latin American Provider in the global "Market Guide for Digital Payments Gateways and Payments Service Providers 2016." allpago is headquartered in Berlin with regional offices in São Paulo, Mexico City, Bogota, Buenos Aires and San Francisco.

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