This type of fraud is when you think you’ve met the perfect person online, but are not who they say they are. Once that person has gained your trust, they ask for money for a variety of emotive reasons.
Criminals are targeting businesses with a simple, but highly effective, scam involving invoices.
If you receive an unexpected instruction asking you to update bank details make sure the instruction is genuine by reaching out to someone you know at the company, using contact details other than those listed on the new instruction.
If the instruction is confirmed to be fraudulent, be sure to notify the bank.