M&A 2014 AwardsI am pleased to announce that ENVIRO-LYNX INVESTIGATIONS has just been named a 2014 M&A Award Winner for DUE DILIGENCE FIRM OF THE YEAR: CANADA by Acquisition International.

Enviro-Lynx Investigation also won the M&A Award for Fraud Investigator of the Year: Canada in 2012 AND 2013.

For more information on this award, you can visit the Acquisition International’s M&A Awards site. You can also view more information and regular updates on our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/EnviroLynxInvestigations.

ACFE’s Fraud Podcasts – Fraud Talk

For those interested in keeping up with Fraud trends, you may be interested in listing to their monthly podcasts at http://www.acfe.com/podcast.aspx?utm_source=acfehomepage&utm_medium=sidekick&utm_campaign=fraudtalkfriendfoe

Helpful Fraud Prevention Links

Here is a helpful practical guide for business on managing the risks of fraud. This guide was published by the ACFE, AICPA and the Institute of Internal Auditors: http://www.fraudweek.com/managing-business-risk.pdf

This short and effective presentation from the ACFE provides simple steps any organization can take immediately to help prevent and detect fraud. http://www.fraudweek.com/tips-for-organizations.pptx

One of the best defenses against fraud is a workforce that is trained in prevention and detection. This guide provides useful information and important considerations for developing an anti-fraud training program for your employees: .http://www.fraudweek.com/fraud-training-program.pdf

Sign up for a free Fraud Newsletter published by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners at http://www.acfe.com/optinout.aspx?type=fraudinfo&action=subscribe

Welcome to our new blog!

We hope to use this blog and our Facebook site, (which you can find if you click on the following link http://www.facebook.com/EnviroLynxInvestigations) to keep you up-to-date on our activities as well as changes within the private investigation industry, specifically in the area of open source intelligence, corporate intelligence, due diligence investigation, business background investigation and fraud investigation. We also hope to provide fun facts, useful tips and fraud prevention techniques for personal and business use.  So please check back often … and contact us if you have any questions.