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fraud schemes

Banking fraud alert: Unveiling the latest schemes

Fraud within the banking industry has grown into an increasingly pressing issue, marked by a noticeable surge in both the frequency and financial impact. The Global Banking Fraud Survey reveals that more than half of respondents reported a significant upswing in both the scale and occurrence of fraudulent cases Another study...

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whsitleblowing

Anonymity in whistleblowing: The pros, cons, and solutions

Whistleblowing systems play a crucial role in detecting misconduct and promoting ethical behavior within organizations. However, in reality, the very act of “blowing the whistle” can put whistleblowers at great risk. Among other risks, those who choose to disclose misconduct may experience retaliation, harassment, or other professional repercussions. Given the risks,...

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The role of whistleblowing and digital forensics in exposing data manipulation fraud

In cases of occupational fraud, the perpetrators not only devise intricate schemes to deceive organizations, but also employ various techniques to conceal their illicit activities. One such technique is data manipulation. This technique is prevalent in major fraud cases such as Enron, Theranos, Olympus, and a recent case in Indonesia: the...

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Anonymity in whistleblowing: The pros, cons, and solutions

Whistleblowing systems play a crucial role in detecting misconduct and promoting ethical behavior within organizations. However, in reality, the very act of “blowing the whistle” can put whistleblowers at great risk. Among other risks, those who choose to disclose misconduct may experience retaliation, harassment, or other professional repercussions. Given the risks,...

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8% of occupational fraud involves cryptocurrency

Occupational fraud is most likely the most expensive and widespread financial crime worldwide according to the 2022 Report to the Nations. Occupational fraud refers to the fraud perpetrated by employees against their employers. There are three major types of occupational fraud: asset misappropriation, corruption, and financial statement fraud.  With the advancement...

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