Vantiv Wins 2016 Digital Identity Excellence Partner Award From ThreatMetrix

Vantiv has earned a 2016 Digital Identity Excellence Award from ThreatMetrix in the Partner category for its innovative application of ThreatMetrix.

CINCINNATI, Nov. 8, 2016Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV), a leading provider of payment processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and financial institutions of all sizes, today announced it has earned a 2016 Digital Identity Excellence Award from ThreatMetrix.

Vantiv was specifically honored with the Digital Identity Excellence Award in the Partner category for its innovative application of ThreatMetrix. The award was presented as part of the Digital Identity Summit 2016 recently held at the Terranea Resort and Spa in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.

According to Leah Evanski, vice president of strategic alliances at ThreatMetrix, “Vantiv’s selection for our partner award was based on its use of ThreatMetrix global shared intelligence via the Digital Identity Network to protect against fraud, especially Vantiv’s effective application within the nonprofit sector. Our judges felt that Vantiv’s ongoing success in that particular segment embodied the spirit of what fraud prevention can really do – in this case, protect donations so more funds reach those who need it most.”

To learn more how Vantiv works with ThreatMetrix to help protect nonprofits and associations from the rise in payment card testing attacks, download this case study.

About ThreatMetrix

ThreatMetrix, The Digital Identity Company, is the market-leading cloud solution for authenticating digital personas and transactions on the Internet. Verifying more than 20 billion annual transactions supporting 30,000 websites and 4,000 customers globally through the ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network, ThreatMetrix secures businesses and end users against account takeover, payment fraud, and fraudulent account registrations resulting from malware and data breaches. Key benefits include an improved customer experience, reduced friction, revenue gain, and lower fraud and operational costs. The ThreatMetrix solution is deployed across a variety of industries, including financial services, eCommerce, payments and lending, media, government, and insurance. For more information, visit threatmetrix.com, or call 1-408-200-5755. Join the cybersecurity conversation by visiting the ThreatMetrix blog, Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook pages.

ABOUT VANTIV

Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV) is a leading payment processor differentiated by an integrated technology platform. Vantiv offers a comprehensive suite of traditional and innovative payment processing and technology solutions to merchants and financial institutions of all sizes, enabling them to address their payment processing needs through a single provider. We build strong relationships with our customers, helping them become more efficient, more secure and more successful. Vantiv is the second largest merchant acquirer and the largest PIN debit acquirer based on number of transactions in the U.S. The company's growth strategy includes expanding further into high-growth channels and verticals, including integrated payments, eCommerce, and merchant bank. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube.

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CONTACTS

Lori Stafford-Thomas
Director, Public Relations
970-335-4904
lori.stafford-thomas@vantiv.com

Aryma Braga
Corporate Communications
513-900-6471
aryma.braga@vantiv.com

ThreatMetrix
Paul Wilke
Upright Position Communications
415-881-7995
paul@uprightcomms.com

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