Content written by Nick Mothershaw

Understanding the fraud risks is the first step to protecting…

Fraud continues to be a challenge for all businesses in all sectors and, as seen in our Global Fraud and Identity report, a significant proportion of companies globally have suffered more than a 20 %...

Blog - Oct 2018
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UK & I Fraud Report 2018

Today we uncover a new fraud every 15 seconds. This year’s fraud report has shown a similar trend to last year. Current accounts continue to be targeted, as do the Urban Cohesion Mosaic...

Report - Oct 2018
Frictionless fraud prevention

How can you enhance fraud detection and prevention, while delivering great customer experiences based on fast, simple identity and authentication checks? According to our Global Fraud and...

Whitepaper - Sep 2018
Fraud: does the problem start within?

Internal fraud, fraud committed by employees, is a difficult issue to tackle since no-one wants to admit that a problem exists. While levels might differ from business to business, it is a real...

Blog - Jul 2018
2 minutes on why compliance IS a good thing for…

Some see compliance as a barrier. And this perceived ‘challenge’ of compliance – the need to treat customers fairly and always help, respect and protect their interests – can mean some are...

Blog - May 2018
What are the top 5 influencers of fraud?

In this blog, we look at five key trends seen across Fraud and Identity which have either caused a greater risk, or influenced risk. From the threats of digital exposure through to internal fraud. We...

Blog - Mar 2018
Fraud still costing the UK more than £190bn – new…

The 2017 Annual Fraud Indicator (AFI) presents some interesting analysis. At first glance the overall cost of fraud on the UK economy looks to be reducing; now quoted at £190bn, compared to £193bn...

Blog - Nov 2017
The 2017 Annual Fraud Indicator Results are revealed. What are…

This year’s report highlights how the continued growth of procurement fraud remains a problem for many...

Blog - Nov 2017
Will you be using voice recognition to authenticate your customers?…

Voice recognition as a form of identity checking is becoming more widespread. It is currently being explored as a means to undertake simple activities including authentication. Innovations in...

Blog - Oct 2017
PSD2 and the digital journey

Card Not Present fraud (payment cards, remote banking and cheques), totalled £768.8m last year, +2% compared to the year before. This isn’t surprising given the growth of internet users (2016 was...

Blog - Oct 2017