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.

Fraud – does it have to affect customer experience?

Latest statistics show a marked shift in the level of third-party fraud– where a victim’s identity has been stolen. This trend has developed over the past year and fraud related to stolen...

Blog - Apr 2015
Data Breach Response: Are UK Businesses Ready for Anything?

Nearly one in five businesses (17%) have been hit by at least one data breach within the past two years – leaving millions of consumers exposed to the risk of fraud and ID...

Blog - Mar 2015
Current account fraud underpins the relentless rise of ID theft

Identity theft has risen 12 percentage points in the past year, now accounting for more than half of all detected frauds, with current accounts the fastest growing target for identity...

Blog - Mar 2015
The cost of mobile fraud – $92m and counting…

Research has revealed that the average annual loss due to mobile fraud sits at $92.3 million. While average internet fraud losses are said to be between 6 and 10 per cent for most companies, mobile...

Blog - Mar 2015
Ready for the cashless society? Three things e-commerce should consider…

It’s predicted that we’ll be reaching a UK payments milestone on or about March 8th this year when our use of cash will be overtaken by cashless payment...

Blog - Mar 2015
Fingerprint verification the next technology for telecoms?

Julie Tomlinson outlines the case for fingerprint technology in identity verification....

Blog - Mar 2015
Branch versus digital and the account opening battleground

Head of Business Solutions Derek Garriock, analyses banks' sales conversion rates for branches versus digital...

Blog - Mar 2015
Their data breach – your problem

Almost daily we read about scary data breaches, there have been some massively high profile cases.  We greet each with a combination of horror and thankfulness that it’s not us that’s let...

Blog - Mar 2015
Is your company digital ready?

With switched-on, well-informed and web-savvy consumers, strong digital capabilities are more important than ever....

Blog - Mar 2015
One in two of us get frustrated at lengthy application…

New research reveals the key factors driving people to pull out of an application for a financial product or...

Blog - Feb 2015
Three key factors that define whether you pass an identity…

Identity checks and online security play a vital role, not only to protect the organisation carrying out the check, but also their customers from potentially becoming victims of fraud.  The success...

Blog - Feb 2015
Four reasons why identity checking isn’t simple

Checking the identity of customers is an important part of doing business for many organisations, but it is not always a straight-forward...

Blog - Feb 2015