July 2011 (#135)

In this update:

  • Bribery charges against RBA subsidiaries
  • Greece and Government Debt

Bribery charges against RBA subsidiaries

Recently, Richard Bennison, a partner in the KordaMentha Forensics group and supporter of TI Australia, spoke to ABC News in relation to the bribery charges against RBA subsidiaries. Other supporters of TIA have made expert comment: highlighting the enhanced risk in this area; what Australian organisations need to know about the newly introduced UK Bribery Act and; what action they need to take. Click on the links below to read two of them.

Greece and Government Debt

An article by James Surowiecki on the Financial Page of The New Yorker, gives an interesting perspective on the link between fraud and corruption, and Greece’s government debt.