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SFO prosecutor calls for “expectation management” when calculating loss in bribery cases

By Euan Conley

03 April 2017

SFO prosecutor calls for “expectation management” when calculating loss in bribery cases The OECD conference was held in Paris, France. flickr.com/Jim Trodel

The challenges of calculating financial losses caused by bribery can make it more difficult for prosecutors to seek confiscation and compensation orders to recover the proceeds of crime, an SFO lawyer has said.