BioCatch

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BioCatch™ is a leading provider of Behavioral Biometric, Authentication and Malware Detection solutions for mobile and web applications. Available as a cloud-based solution, BioCatch proactively collects and analyzes more than 500 cognitive parameters to generate a unique user profile. Organizations use the platform to continuously authenticate users during their online sessions, protecting against cyber threats and fraudulent activity, such as account takeover and RAT-in-the-Browser (RitB). Additionally, BioCatch has collaborated with Early Warning in securing and optimizing digital financial transactions through shared behavioral intelligence. The Company was founded in 2011 by experts in neural science research, machine learning and cyber security and is currently deployed in leading banks and e-Commerce websites across North America, Latin America and Europe.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQTel Aviv-Yafo, IL
Websitebiocatch.com

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)189
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at BioCatch

Howard Edelstein

Howard Edelstein

Chairman and CEO
Avi Turgeman

Avi Turgeman

Founder, CTO & Vice President of Business Development
Greg Stockett

Greg Stockett

Chief Financial Officer
Gadi Mazor

Gadi Mazor

Chief Operating Officer, Israel General Manager
Uri Rivner

Uri Rivner

Co-Founder, Chief Cyber Officer
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BioCatch Office Locations

BioCatch has offices in Tel Aviv-Yafo and New York
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL (HQ)
Derech Menachem Begin 136
New York, NY, US
880 3rd Ave
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BioCatch Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

BioCatch total Funding

$186.6 m

BioCatch latest funding size

$145 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

BioCatch investors

BioCatch's latest funding round in April 2020 was reported to be $145 m. In total, BioCatch has raised $186.6 m
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BioCatch Operating Metrics

BioCatch's Users was reported to be 90 m in Apr, 2020.
Apr, 2020

Enterprise Customers (Banks and Financial Institutions)

40

Users

90 m
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BioCatch Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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BioCatch Online and Social Media Presence

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BioCatch News and Updates

Big banks invest in BioCatch

Barclays, Citi, HSBC and National Australia Bank have invested $20 million in Israeli behavioral biometrics company BioCatch, topping up a Series C funding round.

BioCatch lands $145M to build out its behavioral biometrics security platform

Tel Aviv-based behavioral biometrics firm BioCatch Ltd. said today it has raised $145 million in a Series C investment round, bringing its total funding to more than $186 million. The company, which was founded in 2011, operates a cloud service that collects and analyzes more than 2,000 cognitive p…

BioCatch applies behavioural science to spot vishing fraud

BioCatch, the global leader in behavioural biometrics, has introduced a new offering to help protect...

ACI Worldwide teams with BioCatch on behavioural biometrics

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking...

LATAM Financial Institutions Tap Behavioral Biometrics Leader, BioCatch, to Strengthen Regional Cybersecurity and Combat Homegrown Fraud

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BioCatch, the global leader in behavioral biometrics, announced today that it has expanded its reach in Latin America (LATAM) by partnering with seven tier-one banks based in Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Mexico to protect them against rising...

Banking Industry Veteran And Tech Investor Jay Mandelbaum Joins BioCatch Board Of Directors

NEW YORK, July 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BioCatch, the leader in behavioral biometrics, announced today the appointment of banking industry veteran and early stage and growth investor Jay Mandelbaum to its Board of Directors. Mr. Mandelbaum adds depth and experience to the Company's...

BioCatch Blogs

Are All Biometrics Created Equal?

There is a new normal marked by the role the internet now plays in our daily lives. It has become our workplace, our classroom, where we shop and conduct business, and our social lifeline. “Working from home” has become acceptable for even the most traditional of businesses. Zoom is now …

The Key to Delivering Continuous Protection Across Digital Channels

The rapid growth and adoption of digital banking has led to surging fraud rates. And despite increased investments in fraud protection, financial losses remain at an all-time high, exposing gaps in traditional fraud prevention and authentication controls. According to PwCs 2020 Global Ec…

Let’s Hack Your Mind, Then Your Phone

Remote access scams have been a hot topic for years. The attack methodology is simple, but extremely effective. A scammer uses a trusted brand or entity, to convince the victim to provide remote access of their device to 'fix a problem'. The purpose is to evade fraud detection controls, …

RBI Delivers Guidance for New Digital Payment Security Controls

How behavioural biometrics can help address the new Digital Payment Security Controls directions, 2021 guidelines

86 400 looks to strengthen customer sign-up process

Neobank 86 400 has integrated machine learning and behavioural biometrics into its sign-up process to better keep customers safe from nefarious activity.
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BioCatch Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BioCatch founded?

    BioCatch was founded in 2011.

  • Who are BioCatch key executives?

    BioCatch's key executives are Howard Edelstein, Avi Turgeman and Greg Stockett.

  • How many employees does BioCatch have?

    BioCatch has 189 employees.

  • Who are BioCatch competitors?

    Competitors of BioCatch include Cyemptive Technologies, Risk Ident and SpyCloud.

  • Where is BioCatch headquarters?

    BioCatch headquarters is located at Derech Menachem Begin 136, Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • Where are BioCatch offices?

    BioCatch has offices in Tel Aviv-Yafo and New York.

  • How many offices does BioCatch have?

    BioCatch has 2 offices.