‘After years shrouded in darkness, they can now shine again,’ says Dutch education minister.
Stefan Cassella of Asset Forfeiture Law, LLC comments on US v Rains, which evaluated the definition of ‘excessive’ forfeiture of property in
An Auckland contractor and public official have been jailed for corruption worth more than $1 million relating to roading contracts.
Tariq Ahmed Dar, who was convicted in the 2005 Diwali-eve serial blasts in Delhi that claimed 67 lives, was on Monday granted bail by a Delhi court in a related money laundering case.
Cabral’s disastrous administration is widely regarded as the main reason why Rio de Janeiro had to declare a state of financial emergency in 2016.
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has successfully led a prosecution against four individuals who have been found guilty of conspiracy to make corrupt payments and conspiracy to commit fraud against lenders Barclays and KBC Lease.
The Halifax Bank of Scotland fraud trial is highly unusual in that senior bankers are convicted of crimes, including fraud and hiding the proceeds of crime, in the boom of irresponsible lending ahead of the 2008 crash.
On November 8, 2016, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in a televised speech that 500 and 1,000 rupee notes would no longer be legal tender, swiftly rendering 86 per cent of cash in the ...
Tom Devlin, barrister and partner at Stephen Platt and Associates LLP, unpicks recent anti-money laundering scandals in the finance industry. He looks in detail at what went wrong, how word got out, and how the failings ...
The Laundromat is a name given by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project to a vast money-laundering scheme. Between autumn 2010 and spring 2014 Russian officials and insiders moved billions of dollars into Europe, ...
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is being scrutinised by a government audit, alongside a number of other agencies focused on preventing scams and economic crime. According to the Financial Times the FCA is one of a ...
The United States has blacklisted nearly all Latin American countries for money laundering in 2017. InSight Crime explores why this is the case, and discusses some of the achievements and failings of regional anti-money-laundering efforts ...
Business pressure to weaken bribery laws and government’s inability to focus on non-Brexit issues are also concerns, says group.
Crime gangs are exploiting corruption at European borders to smuggle vast quantities of illicit goods, a new report warns.
As part of the EU, the UK has to adhere to the Anti-Money Laundering Directive which is looking at transparency of trusts – but not for much longer.
Three units of London-based Barclays Plc have been penalized by Australia’s securities regulator for failing to tell clients they didn’t hold local financial services licenses and instead were regulated overseas.