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Fraud smart centre

The price of ignoring fraud and cyber security is high. The average cyber security breach costs a large UK business £19,6001. At Barclays, we are committed to providing our clients with the information they need to combat these threats.


Articles

August 2017


Invoice fraud is perhaps one of the simplest forms of fraud, but with the potential to cost businesses millions of pounds if staff are not vigilant.

July 2017


Criminals are out to exploit the good standing of your business in a crime worth billions each year. Find out the warning signs of trade-based money laundering.

May 2017


As the threat of cyber fraud attacks increases, we look at the steps businesses can take to mitigate their risk.


Fraud awareness videos

February 2017

Impersonation fraud costs UK businesses millions of pounds every year. Don’t get caught out. Check where the email came from; ask yourself if the request seems odd; and finally, verify the payment with a senior colleague on a trusted number. Watch our video to find out more.


Events

   

Social Engineering Fraud Webinar

October 2017

Listen to our recent webinar where we look at the prominent types of social engineering attacks including email interception, phishing and convincing fake calls, and discuss the tools and procedures you can put in place to stay fraud safe.


Other resources

You and your employees can gain City & Guilds accreditation through Barclays Digital Wings - free online modules to help you improve your awareness on fraud and other topical subjects.


Contact us

If you have any questions or concerns about fraud contact us on:

0330 156 0155 / 0800 056 4890*

 
Information about what to do if you receive a fraudulent or suspicious email claiming to be from Barclays can be found in our FAQs section.

    More information

    For more information about how you can safeguard from other threats visit Protecting my business

1 https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/cyber-security-breaches-survey-2017^ (Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2017, opens in a new window)

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions or concerns about fraud contact us:

    0330 156 0155 / 0800 056 4890*