Fraud Prevention

What is the Senior Managers and Certification Regime?
Public Sector: Does Fraud Detection need a jumpstart?

Traditional approaches and legacy point fraud management platforms have limitations that can result in too many false positive alerts to investigate and high operational costs, a condition that...

Blog - Feb 2020
5 challenges employers face when looking for new employees and how to address them
AI, Counter Fraud and the Government: Opportunities in emerging technologies?

Best estimates for the UK public sector suggest that between £31bn and £53bn is being lost from the public purse to fraud and error each year. This is a challenge that requires a constant effort to...

Blog - Feb 2020
What is the Senior Managers and Certification Regime?
What is the Senior Managers and Certification Regime, and what…

SMCR refers to the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (also known as SM&CR) and as a HR professional working in financial services, you’ll have no doubt heard about it in some form,...

Blog - Jan 2020
Whose voice is it anyway? A future shift away from…

In a previous blog, I talked about unintended consequences and how factors such as gateway products can allow new attack vectors for fraudsters. As more organisations move towards digital journeys...

Blog - Nov 2019
Infographic: HR Onboarding Trends 2019

Successful onboarding in a competitive landscape   The best employee checks aren’t about ticking boxes. They’re about understanding people. Making sure you hire the right person first time...

Infographic - Nov 2019
Unintended consequences of an inconsistent fraud strategy

This is perhaps an unusual blog as it merges two of my interests in education and identity and fraud processes. In education (I am a Chair of Governors at a secondary school) there is a great deal of...

Blog - Nov 2019
5 challenges employers face when looking for new employees and how to address them
5 challenges employers face when looking for new employees and…

From conducting background checks to embracing automation, here’s how to hire smarter, better and faster. Trying to find the right talent to join your organisation can be tough. With numerous...

Blog - Nov 2019
Successful onboarding in a competitive landscape

HR Onboarding Trends Report 2019 The best employee checks aren’t about ticking boxes. They’re about understanding people. Making sure you hire the right person first time is essential for...

Report - Oct 2019
Is it possible to turn the tide on fraud and…

What if we fought back? What if the fraud industry adopted methods and mechanisms to actively disrupt fraud as well as defending against these threats? Disruption is an area which I believe has...

Blog - Oct 2019
What should we expect from fraud case management in the…

Case management is such an important part of how any anti-fraud or financial crime solution works as it is where the investigator evaluates the evidence and makes decisions. The look and feel and...

Blog - Oct 2019
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The potential role of buyer types for identifying fraud

Marketing data is commonly used to predict when customers will be buying goods or using credit – for example “ConsumerView Triggers”. What journey does a ‘genuine’ customer go through? The...

Blog - Sep 2019
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How Risk Based Authentication can securely identify customers while removing…

As discussed in our previous blog ‘What is the difference between validation, verification and authentication?’, the data elements for identity validation don’t carry a high level of certainty...

Blog - May 2019