Corruption Perceptions Index 2017


16 / 180

A country's rank indicates its position relative to the other countries in the index. Learn more.


75 / 100

A country or territory’s score indicates the perceived level of public sector corruption on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). Learn more.

Secret companies allow corrupt cash to flood the biggest real estate markets

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Deferred prosecution agreements, plea bargaining, immunity programmes and corruption

Doors wide open: corruption and real estate in four key markets

Corruption and inequality: how populists mislead people

Corruption and social inequality are indeed closely related and provide a source for popular discontent. Yet, the track record of populist leaders in tackling this problem is dismal.

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Overview of oversight mechanisms of parliamentary budgets in Europe

Transparency International confirms the disaccreditation of its chapter in the US

Trump’s gold-plated son-in-law and other potential conflicts of interest in the White House

On 20 January US President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn into office, bringing with him his son-in-law as his senior adviser and a cabinet full of multi-millionaires and billionaires with little political experience and problematic business relationships.

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Defining lobbyists and regulating lobbying in Europe

TI-USA issues key recommendations for new administration to avoid conflicts of interest

TI-USA urges next administration to operate transparently and with integrity

The week in corruption: 8 stories making the news

Eight stories making the news

More action is needed to tackle anonymous companies and the flow of corrupt proceeds into the U.S.

US Treasury issues new rules on customer due diligence, but gaps remain and more action needed

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