In today’s data rich world, the concept of data integrity is becoming a major discussion point for companies of all sizes. Most discussions center around the need for quality market and financial data to make sound business decisions. It’s hard to argue with this logic. Increasingly however, smart companies are realizing there are two additional … Continue reading Data Integrity – It Matters
Former bookkeeper at Surrey garden supply company charged in $200K fraud | CBC
It took more than three years of investigation to secure charges against Montgomery. According to police, more than $200,000 had been transferred into accounts she controlled. Read the full article on CBC Source: Former bookkeeper at Surrey garden supply company charged in $200K fraud
Ontario woman allegedly funnels over $600,000 from her employer to charities | The National Post
A 52-year-old Ontario woman is facing fraud charges after allegedly funnelling over $600,000 of her employer’s money into bank accounts for charities of which she was a board member. Read the full article on The National Post Source: Ontario woman allegedly funnels over $600,000 from her employer to charities
This crime in the workplace is costing US businesses $50 billion a year | CNBC
A new study by Hiscox, a global specialist insurer, found that U.S. businesses affected by employee theft lost an average of $1.13 million in 2016. Small and midsize businesses were hit disproportionately, representing 68 percent of the cases. Their median loss last year was $289,864. Read the full article on CNBC Source: This crime in … Continue reading This crime in the workplace is costing US businesses $50 billion a year | CNBC
Former UW manager jailed 18 months for defrauding school of $176,000 | The Record
University of Waterloo victimized by payroll fraud. Judge correctly notes that students, taxpayers and people who donate to the university all lose from this. Catch the issue before it becomes a problem. Engage GLAnalytics.
‘Giant denial’ about fraud risk in corporate Canada, warns ex-RCMP investigator | BNN
Very interesting commentary from BNN on fraud risk.
Calgary police crack down on fraud | CTV Calgary News
$1.6 million payroll fraud! These issues happen more often than most people realize, to companies who feel it will never happen to them. It’s increasingly important to implement proactive controls. GLAnalytics offers a market leading solution!
Former employee accused of defrauding Region of Halton of $770,000 | CHCH
Unfortunate to see the Region of Halton has been subjected to long term fraud. Hopefully they will adopt a more proactive approach in the future.
$5.5-million fraud suspect sentenced to 6 years in jail | Toronto Star
$5.5 million in employee fraud that could have been caught early with proactive monitoring.
Richmond Plywood Corp. employee sued for fraud | Richmond News
Unfortunate example in Vancouver where an employee defrauded the company for a period of 9 years before being found out. The GLAnalytics solution is designed to report fraud proactively!