Counter Fraud

There's a clear ethical dimension to the need to tackle insurance fraud. Yet there is also a clear ethical dimension to how you tackle fraud. This is what I explore here...
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Counter Fraud
Strong Opinions Emerge on Data Use in Counter Fraud public
Counter Fraud 8 min read

Strong Opinions Emerge on Data Use in Counter Fraud

A detailed survey of US consumers found that support for the use of data to combat insurance fraud is strong, but very conditional upon the proper handling of ethical issues. I examine the message being sent to insurers by the US public, and what UK insurers can learn from it.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
The Two Unknowns Forming Around the Ethnicity Penalty public
Discrimination 4 min read

The Two Unknowns Forming Around the Ethnicity Penalty

Two unknowns are forming around the ethnicity penalty research at the moment. Insurers, consumer groups and trade bodies are talking about one of them. The other is not being mentioned. In this analysis piece, I’m going to explore both and what insurers can do in relation to each of them.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
Application Fraud - do case numbers add up? public
Counter Fraud 5 min read

Application Fraud - do case numbers add up?

All insurers now have a strategy for managing application fraud. And given that application fraud accounts for over 80% of fraud cases in UK insurance, those strategies have a lot of corporate momentum behind them. The data coming out of all this gives us some important insights.…
Duncan Minty
Duncan Minty
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