Incentivising integrity in banks

Filed under - Private sector

Working paper published 30 July 2015
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In the aftermath of the global financial crisis, many different cases of malfeasance and corruption at banks have been exposed. To date, settlements worth more than US$ 230 billion have been agreed between banks and national authorities to rectify abuses. At the heart of this crisis is a break-down of integrity.

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Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Private sector   
Tags - Financial crisis   |   Business integrity   |   banking   |   Banking Scandal   |   Banking secrecy   

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