Infoglide is a leading provider of entity resolution and social network analysis.  The acquisition is to accelerate fraud investigation and brings new, high-powered analytics to fraud detection, security and compliance.

Infoglide’s solutions expedite fraud investigations and will further differentiate FICO’s industry-leading fraud solutions in banking, insurance, retail and healthcare, as well as enabling FICO analytics to be applied to fraud, security and compliance challenges across multiple industries, including telecommunications and cyber-security.

Established in 1996 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Infoglide is a privately held company with clients in the banking, insurance, government, retail and healthcare industries, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, JP Morgan Chase, Citi and the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Infoglide has been a close partner of FICO, and the Infoglide Identity Resolution Engine (IRE) is already integrated with FICO fraud management applications, including FICO® Insurance Fraud Manager.

The Infoglide acquisition further extends FICO’s leadership in enterprise fraud management. The company’s solutions include FICO® Falcon® Fraud Manager, which protects more than 2.5 billion payment accounts worldwide; FICO® Insurance Fraud Manager and FICO® Application Fraud Manager. FICO was recently awarded “best-in-class” status by CEB TowerGroup for card fraud and enterprise fraud management, and named a leader in the Q2 2013 report The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Fraud Management.   For more information, visit .

Source:  Fair Isaac Press Release