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Axis Security celebrates BNP Paribas Real Estate contract wins for new London properties

Axis Security has successfully mobilised a team of security officers for BNP Paribas Real Estate in order to provide security guarding services at two new London properties. A specialist division of the financial services group BNP Paribas, BNP Paribas Real Estate has appointed...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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“Secure data destruction now absolutely essential” state BSIA member companies

Members of the British Security Industry Association’s (BSIA) Information Destruction Section are warning organisations from all sectors to ensure that they comply with the Data Protection Act. This follows on from the news that Greater Manchester Police (GMP) has been fine...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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UK FinTech Financial Crime Exchange sees firms working together to combat criminality

Since launch, no less than 17 of the UK’s leading financial technology (or FinTech) firms have agreed to join the UK FinTech Financial Crime Exchange (FFE). Established by FINTRAIL and the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), the FFE enables firms to collaborate b...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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Members of public ACT in wake of campaign call issued by counter-terrorism police

More than 3,000 individuals have contacted the police with information about possible terrorist activity since a campaign to encourage more calls from the public was launched back in March. The news comes as one of the UK’s most senior counter-terrorism officers, Deputy...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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Securitas publishes Interim Report covering period from January to March 2017

Securitas’ Interim Report for Q1 2017 outlines total sales (MSEK) of 22 491 (20 614), an organic sales growth of 4% (8) and an operating income before amortisation (MSEK) standing at 1 051 (996). Operating margin is 4.7% (4.8) and earnings per share SEK 1.71 (1.59). Free...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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Banknote Watch offers essential advice to businesses as old £5 note is withdrawn from circulation

As of Friday 5 May 2017, the paper £5 note has been officially withdrawn from circulation and is no longer legal tender. While banks, building societies and the Post Office are likely to accept these notes after this date, paper £5 notes can also be exchanged at the Bank of...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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Organisations worldwide fear non-compliance with GDPR could put them out of business

The majority of organisations worldwide (86%) are concerned that a failure to adhere to the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) could have a major negative impact on their business. According to a study carried out by Veritas Technologies, nearly 20% said they...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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British Standards Institution launches all-new Kitemark for Customer Service

Business standards company the British Standards Institution (BSI) has launched the BSI Kitemark for Customer Service. The Kitemark has been developed to help consumers easily identify organisations that are proven to deliver an excellent customer service experience, as well as...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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Ultimate Security Services seals Land Securities contract extension with £37 million deal

Ultimate Security Services, one of London’s leading private security companies, has just renewed its prestigious contract with Land Securities for another three years in a deal reported to be worth up to £37 million. The contract, which began on 1 April, has a two-year extension...
Posted On 08 May 2017
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(ISC)2 and Learning Tree to embed cyber security certifications within global public/private sector training programmes

International not-for-profit membership association (ISC)2 and Learning Tree International have announced a global agreement designed to enhance the development of professional cyber security practice around the world. (ISC)2 certifications will now be recognised within Learning...
Posted On 08 May 2017