Increase in fraud attempts to e-merchants due to the pandemic 2021, by size

Share of online merchants reporting increased fraud attempts due to the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide in 2021, by size

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Release date

September 2021



Survey time period

March and April 2021

Number of respondents

650 merchants

Supplementary notes

The study included retailers in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.

The source breaks down the size of online businesses as follows:
- SMB (50,000 to 5 million U.S. dollars)
- Mid-Market (5 million to 50 million U.S. dollars)
- Enterprise (50 million U.S. dollars or more)

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