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Fraud

Another NHS Fraud – “Sophisticated” Crooks or Bad Practice?

The NHS is huge, so we should not be surprised that there seems to be a regular stream of fraud cases from within the organisation, […]

Expense Fraud – Is It Really Worth Your Job?

Another tale or two of “procurement” fraud (in its broadest sense) hit the news last week. The Wall Street Journal broke this story, reporting that […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. […]

Public Spend Forum – Public Procurement Highlights from this Week

Public Spend Forum (PSF) is a public sector procurement global community and market intelligence platform dedicated to improving public procurement and the public sector market. […]

The Financial Cost of Fraud and Anti-Procurement Fraud Principles

The latest research from national audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe UK, together with the University of Portsmouth’s Centre for Counter Fraud Studies (CCFS), has […]

At Coupa Inspire Today – Two New Announcements

So, today we are at London's Hilton on Park Lane for Coupa Inspire 17. Packed morning with 600-700 delegates - amazing attendance - they are […]

Liverpool and Lancashire Outsourcing Investigation Rolls On

This is a complex story that has been reported for some time. But it still hasn’t become clear really to the external observer just what […]

Protecting Your Business from Invoice Fraud

We welcome this guest article courtesy of Lee Pruitt, CEO, InstaSupply - spend control as a service technology provider.  A growing business has to manage many […]

Coupa Sales Continue To Grow But Firm Is Victim of CEO-Impersonator / Scammer

It has been an interesting couple of weeks for spend management software firm Coupa. Having launched a successful IPO last autumn, the firm released fourth-quarter […]

Managing Conflicts of Interest

Today, we'd like to bring you some recent(ish) stories that got our attention: A Chairman gets advice on sustainable construction (for his own house) from […]

Barratt Developments Fraud – Certainly Was a “Different Procurement Process”

As the old expression says, “where there’s muck, there’s brass”. In other words, there is money to be made in dirty, unpleasant jobs. But we […]