• The North East Fraud Forum

    Bringing Public & Private Sectors Together

Forthcoming Events

Thu 21

Planned Events

August 7 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Thu 28

NEFF Workshop – Banking in the Digital Age.

September 28 - September 29
Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom

NEFF Membership – 2017 / 18

Membership of the NEFF is on an annual basis, as member you will be:

  • Kept informed of all conferences, training programmes and specialist forums.
  • Offered special discounted rates for these events (some will be offered free to members).

Please note membership of the NEFF is on an annual basis the 2016 / 2017 membership starts on 1st April 2016 and ends 31st March 2017.

Membership Structure

There are now 5 categories of membership which gives the structure of the membership greater flexibility:

  • Individual
  • Individual Premium
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Gold
  • Title Sponsor

Read more about Membership options →

North East Fraud Forum

The mission of the NEFF is to bring the private and public sectors together to reduce financial crime. This will:

  • Protect the private and public sectors as well as individuals from becoming victims of fraud.
  • Stimulate and encourage growth of the private sector and the proper conduct of public bodies; facilitate working relationships between law enforcement, public bodies, private organisations and the voluntary sector.
  • Promote awareness of fraud amongst members and other organisations
  • Encourage good practice and an anti-fraud culture by developing anti-fraud strategies for its membership.
  • Establish good practice between its members for fraud prevention, investigation and detection.

Fraud News

How To Prevent Ransomware Attacks Like WannaCry

On Friday 12th May, more than 200,000 users became victims of the latest ransomware attack and this figure is likely to grow. Email attachments and links to Dropbox are the most widely reported sources of attack – so even if you have the most secure network, you must make sure that your staff are fully trained […]

Wonga Data Breach – 13/04/2017

Wonga has confirmed a data breach where up to 250,000 accounts have been compromised. The incident is now being investigated by the police and has been reported to the Financial Conduct Authority. Wonga has updated their website with further information and confirmed that they are contacting all those affected and are taking steps to protect […]

© North East Fraud Forum Limited.