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Financial institutions and blockchain technology
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • June 3 2016

Over the past few years, the potential to use distributed ledgers and blockchain technology has attracted increasing interest from banks and other


Collective Action as a competitive advantage: don’t go alone
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • March 19 2015

In 2007, shipping a container from a business located in Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Brazil was, on average, twice as expensive and


Current trends in the World Bank’s anti-fraud and corruption regime
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • January 5 2015

The fight against corruption is central to the World Bank's commitment to end extreme poverty and to increase shared prosperity, as underlined in a


Anti-corruption Collective Action: why now?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • January 5 2015

Collective Action is not a new concept but it is gaining growing attention from businesses, NGOs and policymakers as a tool to fight corruption


Why whistleblowing should be high on your agenda
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • September 10 2014

Laws protecting whistleblowers have been in place for over two decades in some countries, however it is only recently that effective laws and


Investor corruption - bribery at centre of failed investor claim
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • May 13 2014

When Metal-Tech lost its rights under a bilateral investment treaty against a sovereign because it had secured its investment through corruption, it


Transparency International reports that half of the OECD convention’s member countries have little or no anti-bribery enforcement
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • February 19 2014

Transparency International's (TI) annual progress report on enforcement of the OECD Convention on Combating Foreign Bribery, published in October


Update on World Bank’s enforcement efforts
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • February 19 2014

The World Bank Group's ("Bank") Integrity Vice Presidency ("INT") is an independent unit within the Bank charged with investigating five types of


Investor corruption, bilateral investment treaties and international arbitration: bribery at centre of failed investor claim
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • January 17 2014

By losing its rights under a bilateral investment treaty against a sovereign due to corruptly securing its investment, Metal-Tech marks a seemingly


Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index 2013
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • December 6 2013

The 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency International was released this week. The Index ranks countries on the basis of the perception