Three lawyers and four people who used to work for the Portuguese flag-carrier TAP, one of them a board member,
Portuguese state prosecutors are bringing corruption charges against Angola’s vice-president Manuel Vicente. The attorney-general’s office says that Mr Vicente paid
Angola needs to fight money laundering and financing terrorism by focussing on ethics and morality in its banking sector the central bank’s governor, Valter Filipe da Silva, said.
The European Justice Commissioner, Vera Jourova, has called on the Portuguese authorities to investigate how Isabel dos Santos, the Angolan President’s daughter, acquired 65% of the Portuguese Energy giant, Efacec Power Solutions, in June last year for US $220 million.
Regulators the world over are stepping up the war against financial crime, issuing a raft of rules and hitting banks with some serious penalties. Despite these efforts, it’s still not uncommon to hear of financial ...
Despite all of the best efforts by regulators, clients and even the banks themselves, bank fraud still goes on. A report by the UK’s National Audit Office (NAO) claims that banking fraud is still rising ...
Barbados minister of industry and international business, Donville Inniss has revealed that his ministry is in the process of revoking the licences of four international business companies, as he urged regulators who have concerns with ...
Investors buying assets under-pinned by so-called cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin are taking “significant risk”, according to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Cryptocurrencies are digital tokens which may represent a share in a firm, a prepayment voucher ...
19 October 2017 By Francesco Guarascio, REUTERS European Union leaders called on Malta on Thursday to carry out a full
The shadow chancellor, John McDonnell, has called for an inquiry into London’s role in global money-laundering, amid concern about UK
Incidences of fraud increased again this year in England and Wales, as more than half of crimes took place online.
An anti-corruption court in Pakistan has indicted the former prime minister Nawaz Sharif over allegations involving his family’s ownership of