Introduction to Online Payments Risk Management by Ohad Samet
You'll learn the answers to questions you're likely to encounter in the first 18 months of operation, with information that Samet has shaped and tested over several years in the industry. This book is ideal whether you intend to be a one-person task force or work with dozens of agents and analysts.
- Use both a portfolio and behavioral approach to analyzing and optimizing losses
- Learn about your customers to determine if they can and will meet obligations
- Build an RMP team for payment risk operations, analytics, and decision automation
- Use linking mechanisms and velocity models to detect unusual activity among your customers
- Design system and data architecture to facilitate your activity analysis
- Implement the decision and loss-reduction mechanisms you need to act on your findings
1. What Is Risk Management in Payments?
2. What Problem(s) Are We Trying to Solve?
3. The Two Leading Approaches to the Analysis and Optimization of Losses
4. How Should We Describe and Understand Behavior?
Part II. Organization and People
5. The Goals and Functions of a Payments Risk Management Team
6. Hiring for Your RMP Team
Part III. Tools and Methods
7. Detection: Figuring Out that Something Is Wrong
8. Analysis: Understanding What’s Going On
9. Action: Dealing with Your Findings