GLOBAL NEWS: Countries must co-ordinate to reveal shell company owners, fight money laundering: U.K. MP

Effectively tackling the challenge of money laundering will require countries to co-ordinate their laws so they can force the owners of shell companies involved out into the light, says the U.K.’s point person on anti-corruption. In an interview with the West Block‘s Mercedes Stephenson, John Penrose, who is the U.K. Minister of State…

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Public Finance Magazine: Brexit ‘creates unique opportunity’ for UK to combat corruption

Brexit will be a “unique opportunity” for the UK to work with international partners to combat corruption, the government has said. The government published its updated anti-corruption strategy last week, to outline how it will contribute to the global fight against fraud and corruption by continuing working with global partners after it leaves the…

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John’s Introduction to the United Kingdom Anti-Corruption Update

John Penrose MP has written the introduction to the UK’s Anti-Corruption Update, which is available in full here. United Kingdom anti-corruption strategy 2017-2022 My thanks to all the brilliant people across Government and in our various non-Government partner organisations who have worked on the anti-corruption effort to deliver the results…

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