Halfway through Buhari’s term, what progress has been made in fighting corruption and other economic crimes?
SPECIAL REPORT: DISCONTINUANCE OF THE 500 EURO NOTE – GOOD NEWS FOR THE FIGHT AGAINST ORGANISED CRIME AND TERRORISM?
On 4 May 2016, the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) decided to discontinue the production and issuance of the EUR 500 banknote. Rob Wainwright, Director of Europol, considers whether this decision represents good news for the fight against organised crime and terrorism.
Special Report: Sovereign Wealth Funds – Will 1MDB and the Panama Papers lead to greater transparency in the government investment sector?
As scrutiny around governments’ investments increases following the 1MDB saga and the release of the Panama Papers, will SWFs, governments, or national regulators be persuaded of the need for a wide-ranging drive towards greater transparency?
Amidst the ongoing revelations from the Paradise Papers, the lion's share of the attention has been focused on offshore advisory firm Appleby. Appleby is not the only source of the leaked financial documents in the ...
KYC360 News A new cryptocurrency platform, the London Block Exchange (LBX), has launched a payment card it says will enable British consumers to use digital currencies such as bitcoin in local stores and other areas. Using ...
KYC360 News Members of a criminal gang comprising a banker, lawyer and other professionals, have been jailed for a $107.9 million tax fraud scheme. The six men, who were given sentences totalling 45 years, devised a fake ...
Individuals seeking to form companies in the United Kingdom should be first subject to financial crime record checks in order to curb the high number of firms being set up for money laundering purposes, Shadow ...
By Emma Hughs, FT Adviser A murderer serving life for killing a financial adviser has been ordered to pay the
17 November 2017 Reporting by Oliver Hirt, Silke Koltrowitz, David Henry, REUTERS Swiss financial markets authority FINMA has found that
BBC Theresa May has been told she has two weeks to put more money on the table if the EU
17 November 2017 By Ahmad Ghaddar, Dmitry Zhdannikov Saudi Arabia’s corruption investigations are linked to a just few individuals and