Shalhevet Zohar

The True Cost of Declined Orders

The Merchant Risk Council’s 2017 Global Fraud Survey showed that the average online store declined 2.6% of all incoming orders due to fear of fraud, including 3.1% of all orders worth over $100. For a $25 million business, this means rejecting orders worth more than $600,000 annually. But the true cost of declines is actually […]

Riskified’s New US Offices!

Riskified is excited to announce the opening of our New York City offices!   Located in midtown Manhattan, our US branch will serve as the base for Riskified’s merchant-facing operations in North America, including technical support, account management, and business development.  The new location joins our Tel Aviv headquarters to bolster our rapid global growth […]

Five Mistakes That Kill eCommerce Revenue

Ecommerce merchants spend significant time and money trying to optimize sales and the omnichannel shopping experience, only to harm revenue with conversion mistakes. This is especially the case in larger companies, as multiple stakeholders in separate departments often measure success differently. While Riskified usually focuses on fraud-related challenges and best practices, we are always happy […]

The Online Fraud Gender Gap

In the weeks leading up to International Women’s Day, research groups and media outlets publish reports on women’s status in society and on the gender gap in countries across the world. As an eCommerce fraud prevention company, we figured Women’s Day is a good opportunity to assess the state of women in online fraud – are female […]

False Declines – The Silent Revenue Killer [Infographic]

As the eCommerce market continues to grow, so does card-not-present fraud. However, many online retailers don’t realize that more money is lost to false positive declines – purchases wrongly identified as fraud attempts – than is lost to actual CNP fraud. For retailers, there’s no simple way to determine how many of the orders declined due to suspected fraud should actually have […]

Fighting Fraud in Fashion: An Infographic for Merchants

We recently released a special report about CNP fraud in the fashion vertical, sharing data-based insights about fraud patterns in the world of online fashion sales as well as actionable tips based on our experience in managing fraud for both retail and high-end fashion merchants. Riskified’s wonderful designers created the following infographic with some of […]

Global eCommerce and Fraud Trends for 2016

For our 2017 Global eCommerce & Fraud trends – click here! With record breaking holiday sales, 2015 ended on a high note for eCommerce merchants. As more people come online around the world, global online purchases are projected to more than double to $3.551 trillion by 2019. In the following post, we cover the key trends eCommerce merchants […]

Fraud in Fashion: Distinguishing Friend from Foe

( This article first appeared as a guest post on the I Love Fashion Retail blog ) Fashion retailers, especially those selling luxury and high-end goods, are often targeted by fraudsters. While the rollout of pin-and-chip credit cards is expected to reduce fraud rates in brick-and-mortar stores across the US, this technology is not effective in […]