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2017: Hiscox Embezzlement Study

The median age of the perpetrators is 48 years old, 51% of the embezzlers are women and 37% of cases were committed by someone in the finance or accounting functions. Thirty-seven percent of cases involved losses of more than $500,000, and 23% of cases involved losses of over $1 million. Over a quarter of the schemes lasted for more than five years.

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