TITLE

Identity parade

AUTHOR(S)
McKenna, Ian
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;8/13/2009, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue on identity substitution fraud which is one of the ways of separating people from their money and the power given to the Information Commissioner's Office to impose fines for data protection breaches in Great Britain. It is noted that clients' interests can be protected through helping them understand the risks of financial crime and identity fraud. It also mentions Financial Services Authority's (FSA) fines for data security failings.
ACCESSION #
44018410

 

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