Category Archive for: ‘Anti-bribery and corruption’

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Bringing it all together: Wolfsberg issues fresh anti-bribery and corruption guidance

We have recently covered corruption and bribery across sport, business and politics. In a timely development, the Wolfsberg Group, an …

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Hong Kong’s home-grown football scandal: ICAC brings charges for match-fixing

Another day, another football scandal but this time it’s close to home. On 28 June 2017, Hong Kong’s Independent Commission Against …

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Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge hit by corruption scandal

A construction contractor in Hong Kong has been suspended and its staff arrested for corruption in relation to the alleged …

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FIFA corruption scandal continues

In April 2015 we considered the FIFA scandal and how the allegations interacted with the obligations on financial institutions in …

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Picasso, diamonds and gambling – where are things up to on the 1MDB scandal?

1Malyasia Development Berhad (“1MDB”) has made international headlines again with international celebrities continuing to be embroiled in the scandal. We …

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“Secret Payments Utterly Unacceptable”: Australia to criminalise corrupt payments to union officials

This post was written by Natalie Caton. In a further step towards increased transparency and strengthening Australia’s anti-corruption laws and …

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Backing the wrong horse? Samsung executive arrested on alleged corruption and bribery charges

On Friday 17 February, Vice Chairman of Samsung Lee Jae-yong was arrested and detained on corruption and bribery charges. How …

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Australia introduces “false accounting” offences

As part of its efforts to strengthen its anti-bribery and corruption enforcement framework and comply with international obligations, the Australian …

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Is your business ready for the crackdown on transparency?

Last night, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (the ICIJ) made public a searchable database containing details of over 200,000 …

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Favourable investment research report = not-so-favourable results

Favourable research report ends in prison and ban from the financial services industry for ex-research head. On 25 February 2015 …

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