FSS (Financial Software and Systems), integrated payment products and a payments processor provider has partnered with Equicom Savings Bank (EqB) – one of the leading banks in the Philippines to address online fraud and to boost e-commerce growth.
Under this partnership, FSS will be providing its Secure3D, an intelligent payment authentication solution, to create a safer and seamless way for consumers to transact in the digital economy. The Philippines is one of the fastest-growing e-commerce markets in Southeast Asia, with transactions projected to grow from US$ 4 Billion in 2020 to US$ 15 Billion in 2025[i].
Roussel E. Larger, Vice President and Head for Consumer & Small Business Lending Division, Equicom Savings Bank said ; “Fraud is an ever-evolving problem, so we need to ensure that our prevention technology is evolving even better to maximize protection. Our partnership with FSS enables us to leverage its experience and technology to mitigate fraud threats and create low-friction trusted experiences that customers expect, providing both protection and opportunities to increase sales and revenue.”
For his part, FSS PayTech COO Krishnan Srinivasan said; “The payments market is fiercely competitive, so it is of paramount importance for financial institutions to layer intelligent counter-fraud measures to lower fraud costs. Our globally proven Secure3D delivers a solid technology foundation to keep ahead of fraud and aligns with core operational and risk strategies, enabling Equicom balance fraud detection without compromising the customer experience.”