Our experts are at the forefront of developments in the world of identity and fraud; from cutting-edge technology and industry regulations, to fraud prevention measures and identity verification, you’ll find the latest news here.

Pension fraud – affecting more people than ever

Customer expectations and regulatory change has led to increased responsibility on the provider to protect against pension fraud. Pension freedoms have created greater flexibility and access for...

Blog - Feb 2017
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
Friend or Foe? Why candidate pre-screening goes hand in hand…

Increasingly organisations are becoming aware of the real threat of data breaches. Those at the top of their game are quick to realise that ‘insider threat’ is one of the causes of a data breach...

Blog - Jan 2017
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...

Blog - Jan 2017
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...

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
PSD2 – what is it and what changes can we…

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...

Blog - Jan 2017
What PSD2 is, is largely unknown, yet it could bring…

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...

Blog - Dec 2016
A data arms race: the future of Wealth, Life, and…

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,...

Blog - Dec 2016
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...

Blog - Dec 2016
Biometrics and data passports: the future of customer data protection

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...

Blog - Nov 2016
Facebook’s transferable log-in is great – would something similar work…

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...

Blog - Nov 2016