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Use of machine learning to double amongst fraud professionals as they shift to smarter tactics

Use of machine learning to double amongst fraud professionals as they shift to smarter tactics

14 November 2017

New research launched today by Callcredit Information Group found that the number of fraud professionals planning to use machine learning to tackle fraud in the next three years has doubled from 11% last year (2016) to 22% in 2017. In comparison, the number planning to deploy document verification to validate customers’ identity reduced by over 75% in the past year (from 26% in 2016 to 6% in 2017).

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Steve McNicholas comments on the UK Finance’s mortgage arrears and possessions statistics

Steve McNicholas comments on the UK Finance’s mortgage arrears and possessions statistics

09 November 2017

He believes it is encouraging to see that mortgage arrears have continued to fall across the UK in Q3 and that it is good news for consumers, lenders and the UK economy as a whole.

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Open Banking will lead to fundamental shift in operating models

Open Banking will lead to fundamental shift in operating models

06 November 2017

Open Banking is an existential threat to traditional banks, according to the Future of Finance, a new piece of research released today at Personal Information Economy (PIE), the UK’s leading personal information event.

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Callcredit helps ShieldPay’s customers transact with confidence

Callcredit helps ShieldPay’s customers transact with confidence

01 November 2017

Callcredit Information Group is helping payments service firm ShieldPay provide secure online payments to its customers.

ShieldPay´s unique and patent pending technology protects both buyer and seller in any payment by verifying both individuals. Using Callcredit’s ID and bank verification solutions ShieldPay can verify both party’s identity and bank account reducing the chances of peer-to-peer payment fraud.

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Response to latest ONS fraud statistics

Response to latest ONS fraud statistics

19 October 2017

John Cannon, Commercial Director Fraud & ID, comments on today’s Office for National Statistics bulletin and talks about organisations leveraging a range of technologies as part of two-factor authentication.

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