Content written by Natalie Hammond

In 2040 demand for care homes will have doubled

Society is changing. People are living longer which presents a challenge of morbidity vs. mortality. In plain English, the longer people live, the more they do so in ill health. To put it in...

Blog - Feb 2017
Are you sharing the ‘shared society’ vision?

Earlier this month Prime Minister Theresa May announced the measures she plans on implementing in order to better support mental health issues nationwide. This spans workplaces and schools – and...

Blog - Jan 2017
Do you think the theft of biometric information is possible?

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...

Blog - Jan 2017
How interwoven is your customer?

Criminals have created a business from committing fraud — a source of success, reputation, prosperity and...

Blog - Nov 2016
Man Vs. Machine

Machine learning has become an invaluable tool in the fight against fraud. It combines computational statistics, artificial intelligence, signal processing, optimisation, and other methods to...

Blog - Nov 2016
Stopping fraud frees up valuable resources

Many companies feel that protecting transactions is the most important area to which to shift their focus after the account opening stage. Transactions certainly should be considered, but one of the...

Blog - Nov 2016
Mobile interactions will challenge – and assist – modern fraud…

Most companies offer consumers the opportunity to access accounts via multiple avenues, including Web, mobile, in-store and call centre. Whilst convenient for consumers, the challenge for businesses...

Blog - Nov 2016
Driverless cars will reshape motor insurance – and this is…

Driverless cars will become a reality in the near future. The change will be global and of seismic proportions - and one of the most significant knock-on effects will be how insurers adapt to the...

Blog - Nov 2016
Knowing your customers’ behaviour creates more targeted fraud strategies

In the past, marketing and sales teams were seen as the collectors and custodians of information about the...

Blog - Nov 2016
Growth requires stronger relationships – part 2

Earlier we reviewed the compelling objectives of risk vs. product and marketing. There is no hiding the objectives of both differ greatly between them. This doesn’t, however, mean that a joint...

Blog - Nov 2016
Achieving agility and scale using service-based models

Fraudsters act fast, and companies must at least keep pace (and preferably be a step...

Blog - Nov 2016
Are you ready to use your social profile to verify…

The social storm is brewing. We are in the epicentre of a social revolution. Or are we? Can imagine a time when you make payments through your social profile? Syncing personal, financial information...

Blog - Nov 2016