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BRIEF-Worldpay invests in fraud prevention firm Featurespace

Oct 4 (Reuters) - Worldpay Group Plc

* Worldpay, a leader in global payments, is pleased to announce that it has participated in featurespace limited’s (“featurespace”) latest £16.5m funding round as a new investor

* Round, led by highland europe, was also supported by invoke capital and existing featurespace investors such as touchstone innovations plc

* Worldpay will licence featurespace’s advanced behavioural analytics technology for a number of key use cases, including risk management and fraud prevention for merchants

* Worldpay group plc - announce that it has participated in featurespace limited’s latest £16.5m funding round as a new investor Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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