Farnborough Aerospace Consortium (FAC) is a not-for-profit trade association acting as a facilitator of business between large global primes and the supply chain and as an enabler of business support to its members and partners. It is one of the largest and most established aerospace and defence associations in the UK, providing support to, and furthering the long-term strategic growth of the sector in the South East.
FAC Member Pitmans attain Solent Deals Award Winners – Law Firm of the Year!
Pitmans were again recognised as leaders in the corporate finance sector in the coveted Law Firm of the Year Award (sponsored by IT specialists Taylor Made) at the 2015 Solent Deals Awards.
The Awards, organised by the Business Magazine and held at the St Mary’s Stadium in Southampton received a record number of nominations (up 60% from last year with 507 submissions). The event welcomed 250 professionals and showcased the region’s top firms and deal-making advisors.
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Police arrest 130 in global anti-cyber fraud operation:
Fraudulent online purchases of airline tickets using stolen credit card data is the fastest growing type of fraud, resulting in estimated losses of €1bn to the airline industry.
Police arrested 130 suspects in connection with cyber fraud at 140 airports around the world in an international law enforcement operation. According to Europol, fraudulent online purchases of airline tickets using stolen credit card data is the fastest growing type of fraud, and is estimated to have resulted in €1bn in losses to the airline industry.
Keep an eye out for the invitation to attend the FAC Thales Cyber Event that will show you the way to avoid some of these concerns! Please click here if you wish to find out more.