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Project: Research

Effective start/end date1/09/0231/08/05
Total award£169,168.00
Funding organisationEU government bodies
Funder project referenceIST-2001-38248

Layman's description

Financial Fraud Prevention-Oriented Information Resources using Ontology Technology (FF POIROT) explores the use of ontology technology for fraud prevention and detection. The FF POIROT project was an EU fifth framework funded, Information Society Technologies (IST) project (IST- 2001-38248) developed in response to the hundreds of millions of Euros lost every year in the EU due to financial fraud engendered by global digital markets.

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