Identity and Fraud

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You don’t need a passport to visit your local...

According to the Office of National Statistics (ONS), this year over 600k young people will celebrate their 18th birthday. That’s a lot of parties and legal pub visits – and a lot of passports that could be at risk if each took them out to party as a form of...

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Is Jack Frost giving utility providers a chill?...

As Britain heads into a cold snap homes are turning up the heat and energy usage is soaring. But is it Jack Frost turning the dial or is it an impersonator? How hot will the fraudster be during the coming months? For many utility providers the answers to these...

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Do you think the theft of biometric information is pos...

Millions of people already use fingerprint recognition to access their smartphones. For many, this is a first exposure to one use of biometric information that could become a common way to verify a person’s identity for a range of financial s...

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PSD2 – what is it and what changes can we expect...

PSD2 is about to shake up banking payments services – what is it and what changes can we expect? New European Union rules governing how payment service providers operate are about to shake up the banking industry thanks to PSD2, but what do the changes actually m...

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What PSD2 is, is largely unknown, yet it could bring s...

The way millions of customers across the UK make payments through digital banking services is about to undergo a significant transformation thanks to a set of new rules about to be rolled out for financial businesses, namely...

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A data arms race: the future of Wealth, Life, and Pens...

The Wealth, Life, and Pensions market is moving – and quickly. Once it was the sedate end of the financial sector, with policies and investments sold in ranges and at a pace that suited providers, that’s not the case anymore. Now, the customer is king – and things are...

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What’s the score with broker data enrichment?...

Looking to safeguard your customers and yourselves against fraudulent activity? Are you committed to getting the most competitive quotes to people? Broker data enrichment could provide the...

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Biometrics and data passports: the future of customer ...

Of all the topics likely to keep the Chief Risk Officers of large financial institutions awake at night, data security ranks pretty highly – and with more customer information appearing online each day, the possibility of a significant breach becomes increasingly r...

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Facebook’s transferable log-in is great – would ...

Increasingly, a range of websites offer users the option of logging-in with either their Google or Facebook details. Why? Well, it ensures the user only has to remember one set of credentials and it prevents them turning away from a new site when faced with the laborious task of...

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