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Launched in July 2015, the Ethical Alliance Resource Centre continues to grow and expand. We will be looking to constantly develop and publish new resources for our members, and the global anti-corruption compliance community at large. Should you be interested in submitting content, or suggesting key topics please do not hesitate to contact us at marketing@ethixbase.com.

August 14, 2017
Events & Training

3rd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance Summit

Complimentary registration is now open for the 3rd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance summit which will take place in Singapore on 7th December 2017. The summit will continue to serve as a platform....
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May 2, 2017
Insights, Whitepapers

Special Report: The Evolution of the Global Anti-Corruption Movement

Read this special report which features a timeline of 40 years of anti-corruption developments since the enactment of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) in 1977. Take a look at megatrends and si...
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January 17, 2017
Insights

Insights: Compliance Across Asia, Bangkok, 2017

View presentation slides on third party due diligence and cross-border anti-corruption programs, delivered by Leas Bachatene, Chief Executive Officer of ethiXbase at the Asian Compliance and Anti-Corr...
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December 8, 2016
Insights

Celebrating International Anti-Corruption Day: Top Anti-Corruption Dev...

To celebrate International Anti-Corruption Day on December 9, ethiXbase looks back at some of the key anti-corruption developments of 2016. Read this post and access our 2016 SlideShare for an overvie...
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December 8, 2016
Insights

Top 10 Ethical Alliance Daily News Articles in 2016 To-Date

ethiXbase looks back at some of the most significant anti-corruption developments across what has been a tumultuous 2016. View this presentation which outlines our most read Ethical Alliance Daily New...
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November 28, 2016
Insights

2nd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance Summit Highlights

View key highlights from the 2nd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance Summit held on November 18th 2016 in Singapore, including participant feedback and testimonials, a video summarising the day’s e...
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November 23, 2016
Insights

OECD: Cultivating Cultures of Integrity – Keynote Address

On November 18th ethiXbase hosted the 2nd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance Summit in Singapore. Opening the summit was keynote speaker Dr. Julio Bacio Terracino from the Public Sector Integrity Divisi...
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October 28, 2016
Whitepapers

Whitepaper l Achieving 100% Third Party Due Diligence

Managing 100% of third party relationships need not be daunting, nor expensive. This whitepaper aims to outline the current third party management landscape and redefine best practice steps to achieve...
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October 28, 2016
Insights

Insights: Welcome Remarks at the 2nd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compli...

View the video recording and transcript of welcome remarks delivered by Leas Bachatene, Chief Executive Officer of ethiXbase at the 2nd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance Summit in Singapore on Nove...
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October 19, 2016
Insights

Top 10 Ethical Alliance Daily News Articles Q3 2016

So far 2016 has brought with it some of the largest corruption scandals and developments in recent years. This trend has certainly continued in Q3 with a noticeable increase in high profile enforcemen...
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October 17, 2016
Events & Training

2nd APAC Ethics & Compliance Summit

Complimentary registration is now open for the 2nd Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance summit which will take place in Singapore on 18th November 2016. The summit will continue to serve as a platform...
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October 17, 2016
Events & Training

Professional Certificate in Ethics and Anti-Corruption Compliance, Ind...

Hosted in Jakarta, Indonesia, this certification course is designed for professionals, teams and third parties committed to upskilling in the areas of ethics and anti-corruption compliance. Devised an...
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October 17, 2016
Insights

Insights: The day Big Sam Allardyce rolled the “Dyce” and well and...

Read our latest blog post on one of the most recent corruption scandals to engulf the world of football involving Sam Allardyce, former England football team manager; which draws on the value of ethic...
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October 6, 2016
Insights

Interview: Alan Ewins, Special Counsel – Asia, Allen & Over...

Read our recent interview with Alan Ewins, Special Counsel - Asia at Allen & Overy and Ethical Alliance Advisory Council Member, to hear his views on anti-corruption issues and the future of enforceme...
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September 28, 2016
Insights

Insights: A hop, skip and a jump down memory lane of corruption in spo...

Read this blog post which highlights some of the world's biggest sports corruption scandals that had marred the sporting industry in the last decade, as well as possible enforcement actions to come.
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September 21, 2016
Insights

Interview: Jane Niven, Global Client Governance Counsel at JLL

Read this interview with Jane Niven, Global Client Governance Counsel at JLL and Ethical Alliance Advisory Council Member, to hear her views on anti-corruption issues and the future of enforcement.
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September 8, 2016
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Country Focus – Singapore: Anti-Corruption Complianc...

This whitepaper outlines latest anti-corruption developments in Singapore and provides best practice guidance on how to address gaps in an organisation's anti-corruption program to manage and reduce r...
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September 7, 2016
Insights

Insights: Understanding the price of your reputation

Read our blog post which examines the intrinsic links between ethical conduct, reputation and shareholder accountability, all crucial drivers to a business’ bottom line; and learn why it is importan...
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September 2, 2016
Podcasts

Podcast: Taking Corporate Anti-Corruption Programs Off the Shelf, Part...

View Part 2 of this podcast series 'Taking Corporate Anti-Corruption Programs off the Shelf' which outlines recommendations on tools and techniques organizations can employ to reduce the demand for co...
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July 30, 2016
Insights

10 Key Things You Should Know About Human Rights Due Diligence

Adapted from our recent whitepaper Responsible Business Conduct: Understanding Human Rights Due Diligence by Dr. Ariel Meyerstein, this presentation outlines the 10 key things professionals and organi...
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July 27, 2016
Insights

Interview: Ariel Meyerstein, United States Council for International B...

Read this interview with Ariel Meyerstein, Vice President, Labour Affairs, Corporate Responsibility & Corporate Governance at the United States Council for International Business and member of the Eth...
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July 25, 2016
Insights

Top 10 Ethical Alliance Daily News Articles Q2 2016

The second quarter of 2016 has seen a continuation of corruption revelations with the exposé of the infamous Panama Papers, one of the largest data leak in corporate and government history.
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July 25, 2016
Insights

Insights: Investing in Indonesia – Emerging Opportunities With Compl...

In an interview conducted by Risk Assistance Network + Exchange (RANE), Michael Short, Non-Executive Director at ethiXbase, was among the experts interviewed on the risks and opportunities investors n...
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July 12, 2016
Insights

Interview: Chiawen Kiew, Principal Investigations Manager at the Europ...

Read this interview with Chiawen Kiew, Principal Investigations Manager at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and member of the Ethical Alliance Advisory Council, to hear his thought...
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June 28, 2016
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Responsible Business Conduct – Understanding Human R...

This whitepaper explains how human rights due diligence has emerged as a critical driver in demonstrating responsible business conduct, also detailing how leading global frameworks can provide guidanc...
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June 21, 2016
Insights

Interview: Sean Hughes, Chief Risk & Legal Officer at UniSuper an...

Read our recent interview with Sean Hughes, Chief Risk & Legal Officer at UniSuper and member of the Ethical Alliance Advisory Council, to hear his thoughts on anti-corruption and compliance issues an...
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June 3, 2016
Insights

Podcast: Taking Corporate Anti-Corruption Programs Off the Shelf, Part...

In a podcast entitled “Taking Corporate Anti-Corruption Programs Off the Shelf, Part 1”, Alan Franklin from Global Business Risk Management and Academic Advisor at the Faculty of Business of Athab...
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April 1, 2016
Insights

Top 10 Ethical Alliance Daily News Articles Q1 2016

The beginning of 2016 has seen some of the largest corruption scandals in recent history, culminating in the Unaoil bribery scandal which hit the press at the close of March. Here at ethiXbase
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April 1, 2016
Podcasts

Podcast: Taking Corporate Anti-Corruption Programs Off the Shelf, Part...

It is now more critical than ever for organizations to understand and acknowledge the risk of corruption within their business and commit to an anti-corruption program designed not just to provide a l...
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April 1, 2016
Events & Training

Professional Certificate in Ethics and Anti-Corruption Compliance, Hon...

This certification course is designed for professionals, teams and third parties committed to upskilling in the areas of ethics and anti-corruption compliance. Devised and led by renowned industry exp...
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March 29, 2016
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Iran – Managing Third Party Compliance in a High Ris...

This whitepaper seeks to provide a practical and actionable guide to inform businesses and professionals of key focus areas when looking to conduct business and managing third party compliance in this...
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March 8, 2016
Insights

Part 2: Ethics and Compliance to Accelerate in ASEAN, Challenges to a ...

In part 2 of this series I would like to take a deeper look at some of the key elements and challenges that we discussed at the summit to a unified ethics and compliance framework in ASEAN. This is cr...
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March 3, 2016
Insights

Singapore: Why Singapore’s businesses must double-down on due di...

In a time of universal deceit, according to Orwell, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. In today's business environment, truthful business is no longer a revolutionary act, but is a necessary co...
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March 3, 2016
Insights

The missing piece in the fight against corruption

The Asean Economic Community (AEC) and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), two of the most important trade deals signed by Southeast Asia, have the potential to change the way business is conducted i...
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February 17, 2016
Events & Training

Professional Certificate in Ethics and Anti-Corruption Compliance, Dub...

The course will demonstrate ways to build a robust compliance and business ethics framework by exploring the relationship between ethical conduct and business practice. The objective is to enhance sta...
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February 11, 2016
Webcasts

Webcast: Achieving a Conflict-Free Supply Chain

Tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold in the war-torn Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are sometimes exploited by armed groups to fund their illegal activities. Some of these “conflict minerals” ma...
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February 10, 2016
Events & Training

New York Breakfast Briefing: Shaping a Borderless FCPA Compliance Stra...

Increasing regulatory pressure and heightened scrutiny over global FCPA compliance have raised the question of “how much is enough” when designing a borderless FCPA compliance program. With increa...
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January 29, 2016
Insights

Part 1: Ethics and Compliance to accelerate ASEAN

By Leas Bachatene, CEO of ethiXbase The last two weeks has been very eventful for the team at ethiXbase with the successful launch of our 1st Asia Pacific Ethics and Compliance Summit in Singapore....
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January 27, 2016
Insights

ethiXbase Announces Middle East Professional Certificate in Ethics and...

ethiXbase, a leading provider of anti-corruption compliance intelligence and due diligence solutions, is pleased to announce the first in a series of professional certification courses for the Middle ...
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January 21, 2016
Events & Training

1st Asia Pacific Ethics & Compliance Summit

In today’s business environment the focus on ethics, culture and conduct is at an unprecedented high. Bribery and corruption risk has emerged as one of the most mission critical directives for inter...
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January 19, 2016
Insights

Asia-Pacific Ethics, Compliance and Anti-Corruption Leaders to Meet in...

The US$2.6 trillion ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and the US$28 trillion Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) – set to spur economic development for a number of Asia’s economies. Anti-corruption compl...
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December 7, 2015
Insights

Third Party Risk Management on the Front-Line

In an interview with Leas Bachatene, CEO at ethiXbase, Richard Bistrong, CEO at Front-Line Anti-Bribery LLC, shares his views on front-line third party risk management in today’s business environmen...
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December 2, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Corruption in Sport – A Game Changer for Enforcement

While enforcement actions against FIFA officials have undoubtedly substantially disrupted business as usual at the organisation, there are other repercussions that could possibly affect the wider bu...
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November 23, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Bribery & Corruption Challenges in the MENA Region

In this podcast, Katrina Bradley and Mohammad Momani provide an overview of the UN Conventions & Legislation against corruption and analyse some of the key bribery and corruption challenges in the...
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November 18, 2015
Insights

Industry Response to Middle East Anti-Corruption Compliance Challenges

In the recent years, the Middle East region has witnessed an increased focus by both regulators and businesses on anti-corruption compliance. The region’s organisations are under immense pressure fr...
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November 18, 2015
Events & Training

Professional Certificate in Ethics and Anti-Corruption Compliance, Sin...

The course will demonstrate ways to build a robust compliance and business ethics framework by exploring the relationship between ethical conduct and business practice. The objective is to enhance sta...
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November 12, 2015
Webcasts

Webcast: Managing Real-World Third Party Risk – The Warning Sign...

In this complimentary webcast, Richard Bistrong, CEO of Front-Line Anti-Bribery LLC, former FCPA violator and FBI/UK cooperator, shares his unique insights on managing real-world third party risk. He ...
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October 27, 2015
Insights

A Holistic Approach to Third-Party Risk & Due Diligence

By Richard Bistrong This interview originally appeared on the Richard Bistrong FCPA Blog and is re-posted with his permission. Leas Bachatene, CEO at ethiXbase, in an interview with Richard Bistrong...
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October 19, 2015
Events & Training

Anti-Bribery & Corruption Executive Forum – United Arab Emi...

ethiXbase's Anti-Bribery & Corruption Executive Forum - United Arab Emirates is designed to bring together a niche pool of professionals from the Middle East and beyond to discuss the most pertine...
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October 12, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Compliance Training for 3rd Party Business Partners

In this podcast, Nirav Mehta addresses the important area of providing compliance training to your 3rd Party Business Partners and why there is a need to provide training for them.
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October 9, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Deferred Prosecution Agreements

In this podcast, Howard Wasserman discusses the topic of Deferred Prosecution Agreements at an intermediate level. He elaborated on non-prosecution agreements and deferred prosecution agreements as th...
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October 7, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Impact of Cost of Compliance

In this podcast, Jane Niven, Global Client Governance Counsel at Jones Lang LaSalle in France, discusses the impact of cost of compliance placed on financial institutions and third party vendors broug...
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October 6, 2015
Insights

ethiXbase Announces the Launch of the Asia Pacific Professional Certif...

In partnership with CFA Institute, KPMG and Duane Morris & Selvam LLP, ethiXbase, a leading provider of anti-corruption compliance intelligence and solutions, today announced that it is launching ...
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September 29, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Gifts and Hospitality Part 3 – Compliance and Challenge...

In this final part of a three part series on gifts and hospitality in the context of anti-bribery and corruption compliance, Wilson Ang, Singapore Partner at Norton Rose Fulbright discusses the broade...
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September 25, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Managing Real-World Third Party Risk: The Red Flags You Do...

He bribed. He was caught. He served his time. In this whitepaper, Richard Bistrong provides a ‘from the trenches’ viewpoint and his insights on managing real world third party risk. He also highli...
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September 21, 2015
Webcasts

Webcast: Unifying Anti-Corruption Compliance in ASEAN

ASEAN is set to become the world’s third largest free trade area, with the establishment of the ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA). Our expert speakers in this webcast seeks to explore in greater detail t...
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September 15, 2015
Events & Training

Houston Breakfast Briefing: A Journey Through Crime, Cooperation and C...

Richard, along with an expert panel of Chief Compliance Officers, will join us to discuss and analyze the challenges compliance professionals face when managing anti-corruption compliance on the 'fron...
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August 31, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Managing Supply Chain Risk

Organisations are becoming increasingly aware of the risks posed by third parties in their supply chain, who engage in corrupt or unlawful behaviour. Corruption however is only one of the potential ri...
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August 25, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Gifts and Hospitality Part 2 – Indonesia

In part 2 of this 3 part series, , Bonie Guido, Senior Associate at Norton Rose Fulbright’s associate office in Jakarta, discusses pertinent issues relating to gifts and hospitality in the context o...
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August 21, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Regulatory Enforcement Around the World

In this podcast, Aarti Maharaj, Digital Content Editor at compliance week reviews the top FCPA enforcements around the globe and examines major cases of corruption which had taken place. She will also...
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August 12, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Gifts and Hospitality Part 1 – China

In part 1 of this 3 part series, Sun Hong, Shanghai Partner at Norton Rose Fulbright discusses the pertinent issues relating to gifts and hospitality in the context of anti-bribery and corruption comp...
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July 16, 2015
Webcasts

Webcast: Follow the Leader – The Importance of Tone from the Top

This webcast will be a robust discussion amongst leaders from different industries, sharing their insights of how being a leader can help cultivate an anti-corruption culture in a company. They will a...
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June 30, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: The Problem with Supply Chains Today

It used to be that a supply chain was a simple, easily manageable group of long-term relationships with number of small and medium suppliers. Today’s supply chains however, have grown large, geograp...
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June 29, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Spotlight on Whistleblowers

In this podcast, Mimi Yang discusses the issues relating to whistleblowers, specifically in the context of anti-corruption. She focused on the whistleblower provision acts in three main countries, nam...
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June 29, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast, The Yellow Card: Lessons for corporates from the FIFA corrupt...

The world football governing body, FIFA has been embroiled in a major corruption scandal involving its top officials receiving bribes for various activities, including television rights and the Russia...
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June 18, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Stepping Up Anti-Corruption Compliance

In today’s world, due to tightened anti-corruption legislations and regulations coupled with the knowledge that the cost of corruption is more than just the loss of revenue, ‘anti-corruption compl...
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June 18, 2015
Webcasts

Webcast: Managing Corruption Risk in Your Supply Chain

With the increasing number of challenges that companies face in managing regulatory requirements and third party risk, speakers Jessica Tillipman and Patrick J. Hurley discussed in detail how organisa...
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June 11, 2015
Podcasts

Podcast: Anti-Bribery and Corruption Implications of Increased Foreign...

According to the United Nations Conference on trade and development in 2015, China became the world's largest recipient of foreign direct investments (FDI), reaching a total of $119.6 billion in 2014....
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June 4, 2015
Insights

Kicking corruption out of the beautiful game – the implications of t...

Posted by Ben Tirebuck The recent high profile allegations of bribery and corruption at FIFA have sent shockwaves around the world. Many have been left appalled that the beautiful game could be infil...
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May 20, 2015
Events & Training

Lunch & Learn: Lessons in Anti-Corruption Compliance

On 22 December 2014, the French engineering company Alstom agreed to pay USD 772 million to US authorities to settle charges of bribery brought under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the United Stat...
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April 30, 2015
Events & Training

Anti-Bribery & Corruption Executive Forum – Malaysia

Unlike previous events held in Malaysia on the topic, the Ethical Alliance 1st Malaysian Anti-Bribery & Corruption Executive Forum is designed to bring together a niche pool of professionals from ...
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April 20, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: Country Focus – Stamping Out Corruption in Singapore

Singapore, a city state built on zero-tolerance for corruption has recently seen its business reputation dampened recently by prominent bribery cases involving both senior Singaporean government offic...
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March 31, 2015
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: The Role of Due Diligence in Anti-Corruption Compliance

Due diligence is often cited as a ‘must have’ for any compliance programme but the exact components of a successful due diligence programme are rarely spelt out by regulators. This often leaves co...
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