The fraudster had previously pleaded guilty in June this year to fraud by false representation, money laundering, forgery and to the offence of being an unauthorised broker.
The Bureau is working with Shift Technology to build an AI-backed fraud detection system for the UK.
IFED warns of ghost brokers exploiting the pandemic, with fraudsters targeting victims on social media.
The specialist insurer allows the IFB to make further inroads into the world of property and casualty fraud.
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Fraudster sold insurance to an organised crime gang in a move which is thought to have helped them avoid police ANPR checks.
Comparison site says young drivers aged 17 to 24 are most likely to fall victim to ghost broking.
Detected dishonest claims reached a value of £1.2bn during the year.
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The Insurance Fraud Bureau and The AA have warned of a sharp rise in fraudsters focusing on victims via sites like Twitter and Facebook.
The criminal “mastermind” behind the multi-million pound cash-for-crash schemes is on the run and police are appealing for help to find him.
Research from ABI reveals one insurance fraud per minute was discovered.
The fraudsters involved in the “elaborate” scam, which targeted minicab drivers, got suspended sentences and community service.
Fraudsters sentenced to three years and seven months, and 16 months in prison respectively.
LV’s Milliner and Matt Patterson, of Admiral and David Baker, of Direct Line, have also been appointed to the fraud taskforce board.
Former insurance broker was sentenced to 12 months in jail after gaining £25,000 from setting up fake car insurance policies and using his contacts book from his time as a broker.
Abdul Hakim pleaded guilty to all charges of fraud by false representation after trying to steal over £321,000 by selling fake car insurance policies and making fraudulent claims.
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City of London Police arrested two men and a woman suspected of acting as unregistered insurance brokers.