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Armour Intelligence Security Assurance for Network Rail


Armour Intelligence Case Study, April 2015.

NR required assurance that all contract security suppliers met basic professional standards. Between September 2013 and March 2015, following a pilot programme during the 2012 Olympics, Armour Intelligence Ltd (AI) carried out a security assurance programme ...






Actionable Intelligence explained (Presentation)


Actionable Intelligence explained: A presentation to the LMA (Lloyd's Market Association)

By Armour Intelligence, specialists in fraud detection and deterrence.


Actionable Intelligence - A Significant Weapon In The Fight Against Fraud (Video)


How Actionable Intelligence can decrease and prevent the rise in life, home and motor fraud.

Discussed by David Montgomery BA, MPhil, CEO, Armour Intelligence.


Actionable Intelligence - A Significant Weapon In The Fight Against Fraud


Armour Intelligence Updates. April 15th 2014.

The use of data analytics by insurers has proved its benefits time and time again. However those analytics can only do so much...

By David Montgomery BA, MPhil, CEO, Armour Intelligence.


People provide proof in fight against fraud (Video)


Motor fraud is a growing problem for insurers.

Discussed by David Montgomery (CEO) and Martyn Bird (Head of Operations) discuss steps to counter these issues.


People provide proof in fight against fraud


Armour Intelligence Updates. February 24th 2014.

Insurers recognise the litmus test for their business is the way they handle claims, but they face an ever increasing battle to identify and clampdown on fraud.

By Martyn Bird FCMI, CSC, Head of Operations, Armour Intelligence.


Private Investigators, hire with care (Video)


Key points to consider when hiring a private investigator.

Discussed by David Montgomery (CEO) and Martyn Bird (Head of Operations) from fraud detection firm Armour Intelligence.


Private Investigators, hire with care


Armour Intelligence Updates. December 23 2013.

Hiring private investigators ahead of government regulation.

By Martyn Bird FCMI, CSC, Head of Operations, Armour Intelligence.


Hire with care: private investigators and the insurance industry.


Insurance Day. December 23 2013.

Insurers cannot afford to wait for the government to put a legal framework for private investigators in place before ensuring those who are working on their behalf are doing so to the highest standards.

By Martyn Bird (Head of Operations) Armour Intelligence.


The investigation into investigators.


Insurance Times. November 21 2013. Pages 20 & 21

"There are thousands of PIs out there advertising themselves and they are completely unregulated. So it's important to get some form of regulation."

Quote from Martyn Bird (Head of Operations) Armour Intelligence.


CSR can benefit all.


Insurance Day. July 15 2013. Pages 8 & 10

For firms in insurance and related sectors, CSR can mean ensuring those who have a lot to give get the chance to do so.

By Stephen Boyd (Chief Operating Officer) Armour Intelligence.


Social media, fraud investigation and personal safety.


Insurance Day. May 20 2013. Pages 8, 9 & 10

Social media sites can be used to fightagainst insurance and other fraud. But from the perspective of personal security, the use of these sites needs to be carefully managed by high-net-worth individuals and their families.

By Stephen Boyd (Chief Operating Officer) Armour Intelligence.


Actionable Intelligence.


Insurance Day. May 7 2013.

Big Interview: Armour Intelligence's Sean Dalton (Chairman) and David Montgomery (CEO) on insurance fraud.


AI: More prosecutions would help the fight against insurance fraud.


Post Magazine. May 2 2013

"Insurers' appetite for prosecution could help reduce motor fraud" says David Montgomery (Armour Intelligence CEO).


1.7m would consider making personal injury claim after road accident


InvestorToday.co.uk March 18 2013

Research commissioned by Gocompare.com has revealed that over 1.7 million (6%) UK motorists would consider making a claim for a personal injury after a road accident, even if they knew they weren't badly hurt.


Fraud: A war on all fronts


POSTonline.co.uk March 14 2013

Fraud affects all lines of business and yet to date insurer focus on solving the problem has been on motor. Is it time for a shift in perception?

"The deterrent of seeing even small claims going through the court can be huge." - David Montgomery CEO at fraud detection firm Armour Intelligence


Birmingham still worst city in Britain for motor fraud


Insurance Times February 22, 2013

Birmingham was ranked the UK’s biggest motor fraud hotspot for the fourth year in a row...


Insurers display increasing appetite for prosecuting fraud


Insuranceday February 18, 2013

UK insurers are showing an increased appetite to prosecute individuals suspected of insurance fraud...


Fraudulent claims continue to plague insurers, as index shows rise in cases


POSTonline.co.uk March 06 2012

Insurers Esure and LV this week secured legal victories against Birmingham-based insurance fraudsters, confirming England's second biggest city as the insurance fraud capital of the UK. But insurers have been warned that motor fraud is spreading like a cancer throughout the country...


The benefits of hiring a manager with military experience


The Telegraph 31st May 2011

Sir Rob Fry who was Deputy Commanding General of the coalition force in Iraq on 2006, has made the transition to a senior role in the private sector. He outlines five ways in which hiring a manager with military experience could help keep your business fightinh fit.