years of sharing cross-border information on payment crime trends, fraud, and physical attacks

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We are committed to cross-border public/private sector partnership

Founded in 2004 EAST is a ‘non-profit’ organisation, focussed on cross-border public/private sector partnership, whose members are committed to gathering, collating and sharing information on Terminal & Payment security.

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The European Association for Secure Transactions (EAST) brings together law enforcement and the private sector in the global fight against payment crime and fraud.



EAST has set up an international public/private sector network

Our Members

EAST National and Global Members represent their countries at EAST Global Congress Meetings

Our Expert Groups

EAST Expert groups cover Payment and Transaction Fraud, Terminal Fraud, and Physical Attacks against ATMs and other cash holding devices

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Europol publishes IOCTA 2024

Europol has published the 10th edition of the Internet Organised...

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22 July, 24

EAST Publishes Fraud Update 2-2024

EAST has just published its second Fraud Update for 2024.  This...

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