Merchants trusts their payment service providers. Artefacts maintains complete ‘system of records’ of merchants database to ensure merchant address changes, fee maintenances, terminal updates, PCI compliances, multi-locations, Omni-channels etc. Artefacts merchant database directly connects to sponsor banks/payment processors and updates them constantly. Artefacts platform keeps a track of all the historical patterns and trends to help payment service providers in servicing merchants better.
Artefacts provides an online access to agents and merchants to update their profile information through APIs from their own systems into Artefacts.Key Features
Artefacts tailor made a ticketing system that well suits the payments industry. Merchants are provided with the flexibility to choose type of tickets, sub-type of tickets to get to the bottom of the issue. The back-office team and sales team can connect with merchants, setup meeting appointments, make calls over VOIP and ensure the issues are addressed as per SLAs agreed upon. Reporting capabilities such as missed SLAs, fulfilled requests etc. can be monitored through Artefacts centralized ticketing platform.
Artefacts provides APIs to merchants and third party companies that utilize their own ticketing system or CRM.Key Features
Artefacts maintains authorization, settlement, chargeback/retrievals and other transaction data of each merchant. The data is pushed securely into the Artefacts platform from the back-end payment processors, sponsor banks, gateways and other third parties on a daily basis. Artefacts slices and dices the data brought in and converts them into simple easy-to-read information for merchants, agents and payment service providers to manage their business better.
Artefacts partners with Microsoft BI tools and provide analytical data that shows true business intelligence and power to end users of the platform.Key Features
Artefacts platform performs risk evaluation of merchants based on daily transaction data received. Artefacts rule-based platform allows risk analysts of sponsor banks, payment processors, merchant acquirers, PSPs and large ISOs to determine their portfolio risks, hold/release funds and mitigate long term risks upfront. The platform is so robust that it maintains historical patterns, machine learning and connects to processing platforms to determine the portfolio risks.
Artefacts partners with Microsoft BI tools and provides analytical data to report into regulatory authorities for merchant risks and patterns.Key Features
Artefacts platform manages extensive daily, monthly and periodic billing events to generate month-end bills/invoices to merchants. Complex calculations are performed before invoices and statements are generated for each merchant. The rules-based billing system are used by PSPs, PFs and some ISOs who need custom billing capabilities. The platform is robust enough to perform interchange calculations, non-monetary items and miscellaneous fees that are of fixed, variable and fixed + variable value or percentages.
Artefacts publishes APIs to third parties to leverage the Artefacts billing and invoicing platform for generating dynamic bills and invoices to merchants.Key Features
Merchants and agents have to be paid on time by payment service providers. Artefacts platform allows payments service providers to generate ACH files to distribute funds to the ABA/Account numbers of the merchants and agents. ACH files are created for funds collection or funds disbursements. Adjustments on funding amounts are allowed by Artefacts platform before funds are disbursed. Artefacts maintains history of ACH and deposits made by either payment processor or Artefacts for compliance reasons.
Artefacts has connections to financial accounting systems like Great Plains, CentralBOS and others to ensure deposit data is transmitted accurately.Key Features
Agent and ISO payouts are complex and exhaustive in the payment card industry. Artefacts platform generates payouts based on n-tier hierarchy and multi-level splits for each agent and reps who belong in the payout hierarchy. Multi-level item splits are possible in the platform for downlines. The industry norm is split the fees at various levels based on different business rules of fee types / charge types. Artefacts platform maintains historical data for compliance and audit reasons.
Artefacts provides APIs to third party developers to integrate into the residual and commission platform for complex calculations.Key Features
Third parties may use their own CRM or other system, but may like to interface with Artefacts for all its comprehensive feature set. In such cases, Artefacts has provided a set of published APIs that allows third party developers to push merchant applications for sales review, prevetting apps, underwriting, credit checks, identity checks, merchant onboarding, terminal deployments, ticketing, inventory management, agent payout calculations and much more.
Artefacts interfaces its platform to partner banks, credit bureaus and payment processors for end-to-end integrations through APIs. Click below to see our integrations.Partner Processors and banks