The Movement of Wealth, Transparency, the Right to Privacy…and More

The Q&A  with me on Page 9 which covers the issues which have been brought into sharp focus by the theft of the ‘Panama Papers’ is set out below: IFC: As more IFCs sign up to FATCA & the OECD’s Automatic Exchange of Information Standard, do you see a fundamental shift in policy happening in the… More The Movement of Wealth, Transparency, the Right to Privacy…and More

The Swiss Aren’t in the Business of Killing Lions.

I’m not sure I buy the argument that African money stashed away in Swiss bank accounts will cause the extinction by 2020 of Kenya’s lions. It is true however that the amounts reported for several African countries with known lion ‘prides’ are staggering: Kenyans $857 million Tanzania $178 million Uganda $159 million Rwanda $29.7 million… More The Swiss Aren’t in the Business of Killing Lions.