Eversheds: Many UK firms underestimate new anti-bribery laws

Many financial firms in the UK do not fully understand the country's anti-bribery or anti-corruption laws and leave themselves open to serious penalties, according to a report by international law firm Eversheds. The report surveyed close to 700 companies, including 50 financial services firms, in January.

Many firms are in the dark about new UK anti-bribery legislation expected to come into force later this year, the report says. Almost half (46%) of financial firms surveyed are unaware that

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Investment banks: the future of risk control

This Risk.net survey report explores the current state of risk controls in investment banks, the challenges of effective engagement across the three lines of defence, and the opportunity to develop a more dynamic approach to first-line risk control

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