Transparency is a critical asset in the fight against money laundering and other financial crimes. Client onboarding and KYC establish exactly who you are doing business with, reducing risk and making it harder for bad actors to conceal wrongdoing. Ultimate Beneficial Ownership (UBO) transparency is an essential tool to help accomplish these goals. Regulators know […]
Researchers found that losses due to fraud cost organizations worldwide more than 80% of the UK’s entire GDP(1) (up to USD 5.127 trillion!). In times of the COVID pandemic, 93% of anti-fraud professionals anticipated an increase in fraud over the next year, and 51% predicted the increase will be significant(2). Fraudsters continue to exploit new technology […]
Anti-money laundering (AML) and graph analytics is a match made in heaven. A lot of anti-money laundering use cases require identifying suspicious connections whereas graph analytics is designed to analyze complex connections from big data at scale. In this article we will provide a series of examples where graph analytics can be used to fight back […]
Why should Anti-Money Laundering (AML) teams pay attention to graph analytics? In this article we will dive into the problems with today’s AML compliance technology, how it impacts anti-money laundering and how graph analytics can provide a path forward for a more effective detection and investigation of AML cases.
As the world adjusts to a new reality resulting from the recent COVID-19 outbreak, the financial behavior of consumers around the world is shifting. Financial institutions are seeing more and more of their customers turn to channels they otherwise would not use including larger cash withdrawals, cryptocurrency, and the switch to more online banking. But […]
We have explored in the past how businesses are targeted by fraud schemes. Countries too are victims of fraud. In Europe the Value Added Tax (VAT) is manipulated by criminals that can win hundreds of millions. Let’s see how these VAT fraud rings operate and how to use graph technologies to detect them. Getting rich […]