Public Sector

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
Consumer Finances Today

A fresh perspective on the UK’s changing behaviours, attitudes and preferences In this white paper we identify four key financial trends seen in the UK today. We explore how they’ve come about,...

Whitepaper - Nov 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
How the Rental Exchange is empowering Private Landlords/Letting Agents and…

I read in The Telegraph online recently , soaring property prices have seen the number of people renting almost double – the overall number of homes lived in by owner-occupiers has fallen to...

Blog - Aug 2016
Fraud, identity and the emerging Internet of Things

While we're not directly producing IoT “things,” we work with companies and organisations that do, to help them safeguard their customers and themselves from the impact of...

Blog - Jun 2016
Fraud costs UK economy £193 billion a year – equating…

New research shows fraud costs the UK economy £193 billion a year - equating to More than £6,000 lost per second every...

Blog - May 2016
Top tips to safeguard security when plugging in to the…

We're offering advice for both businesses and individuals to help them improve security and manage the risks that come with using internet-enabled products - also known as the Internet of Things...

Blog - May 2016
Fraud increases by a fifth in one year

Large payments have been diverted and fraudsters have disappeared with the money. We are also seeing an increase in impersonations of the deceased within mortgage fraud. Fraudsters use the ID of...

Blog - May 2016
Three-month Council Tax fraud analysis recovers more than £220,000 for…

Learn how we've helped Arun District Council with Council Tax Fraud analysis in order to cut down number of fraudulent council tax discounts, looking at saving the public purse over £220,000 in just...

Blog - Apr 2016
A fifth of all ID fraud aimed at renters

Last year saw professional renters bear the biggest brunt of a surge in identity theft, with one out of five (20%) of all attempts aimed at young professionals living in rented...

Blog - Mar 2016
Which consumers are most at risk of ID theft?

Our Mosaic classification system reveals a host of insights into which demographic customer groups are most at-risk from identity...

Blog - Mar 2016
Spike in neighbourhood ID thefts blunted by smart fraud analysis

Postcode analysis of just one stretch of road hit by a sudden spike in ID thefts and related frauds, highlighted more than 20 detected incidents at a handful of...

Blog - Mar 2016