Katabat Names Kelly Dickerson COO

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Appointment reflects continued growth and success WILMINGTON, Del.—March 28, 2018—Katabat, a leading provider of debt management software for top global lenders, announced today that Kelly Dickerson has been appointed to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Dickerson joined Katabat in December 2017 as Head of Product Strategy. Citing the firm’s continued success and the continually … Read more

29 Information Security Questions for Prospective Technology Vendors

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Strong data security practices are essential to financial institutions’ business operations and reputations. Cybercrime is growing rapidly, averaging a reported cost to financial services companies globally of $18.3 million per firm in 2017, with information theft as the most expensive consequence., according to an Accenture and Ponemon Institute report Organizations worldwide are dedicating more and more … Read more

Are You Prepared to Deliver a Seamless, Omni-channel Customer Experience?

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Don’t believe the people who claim bank branches and call centers are a thing of the past. There’s so much hype around digital banking and artificial intelligence (AI) that it’s easy to see why people sometimes get carried away predicting death to brick and mortar, but the research doesn’t support it. Today’s bank customers want … Read more

Shift Your Focus to Succeed in Digital Onboarding

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Cross-selling and upselling are important ways to build relationships with customers, but it needs to be individualized and done at the right time. The person who expects her barista to know ahead of time that she always gets a grande, quad, nonfat, one-pump, no-whip mocha is also going to expect her bank to accurately predict … Read more

Katabat to Demo Machine Learning Platform at Kessler Conference

Katabat will host a luncheon at Kessler Group Conference in Melbourne, Australia. The Kessler Group operates in both North America and Australia. It specializes in developing and executing strategies that help both financial services companies and their partners. Katabat is looking forward to participating along with the 100 debt issuers and purchasers who plan to … Read more

Katabat Scores in Top 1% in Google Kaggle Machine Learning Competition

Katabat finished 22ndout of a record 7,198 teams in a Google Kaggle competition hosted by Home Credit, a global loan provider targeting underserved populations. While Home Credit uses various machine learning methods to predict potential clients’ repayment capabilities, they invited Kagglers to apply their own methods in an effort to unlock the full potential of … Read more

Ray Peloso Featured in Thrive Global Article Discussing Machine Learning and Banking Trends

Katabat’s CEO Ray Peloso was recently featured in a Thrive Global article and video interview about how machine learning can improve the customer journey. In addition to covering some personal tidbits about Ray’s background, success tips, and how to help others thrive, the Ariana Huffington media outlet asked Ray to share the top 5 fintech and … Read more

Katabat Continues to Earn the BitSight Advanced Security Rating

BitSight Technologies is used by the world’s largest investment banks, retailers, private equity companies, and insurers to evaluate the security risk of their third parties with objective, evidence-based security ratings. Its Security Rating Platform continuously analyzes terabytes of data on security behaviors in order to help organizations manage third party risk, benchmark performance, and assess … Read more