GE pressured to fire auditor after 109 years

ISS recommends against GE keeping auditor KPMG Auditor KPMG faces accounting investigation An advisory firm recommended that shareholders of General Electric Co (GE) vote against keeping accounting firm KPMG as the company’s auditor because of “concerns about GE’s previously undisclosed liabilities and accounting practices.” ISS (Institutional Shareholder Services) said that GE shareholders must beware that […]

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REPORT TO THE NATIONS 2018 Global Study On Occupational Fraud And Abuse

REPORT TO THE NATIONS 2018 Global Study On Occupational Fraud And Abuse The world’s largest anti-fraud organization, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), published recently its annual Global Study On Occupational Fraud And Abuse – REPORT TO THE NATIONS 2018 Besides being the world largest global study on occupational fraud, this year’s edition covers […]

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LEGALLY COMPLIANT INVESTMENT IN THE GROWTH MARKET OF RUSSIA

Legally compliant investment in the growth market of Russia Interview with Falk Tischendorf Sanctions and a deep political ditch have severely worsened Russia’s reputation in recent years. Many companies shy away from the step into the country despite the huge growth market. If entrepreneurs and investors today want to go ahead with planned investments in […]

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Offshore laws remain ‘weak’ for majority of G20

Offshore laws remain ‘weak’ for majority of G20 reporting by Fergus Shiel Corrupt officials and criminals around the world rely on lax corporate laws and anemic-money laundering safeguards to protect their ill-gotten gains. Secrecy facilitates corruption because secrecy is allowed in first place. 11 G20 countries still have ‘weak or average’ laws for revealing the […]

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Bitcoin is the greatest scam in history

Bitcoin is the greatest scam in history It is estimated that 10 percent of the money raised for initial coin offerings has been stolen. The losers are ill-informed buyers caught up in the spiral of greed. The result is a massive transfer of wealth from ordinary families to internet promoters. And “massive” is a massive understatement […]

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