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Large NCA settlement hints at increasing use of asset-freezing powers

By James Thomas

04 December 2019

Large NCA settlement hints at increasing use of asset-freezing powers London, UK (Credit: iStock.com/IR_Stone)

The UK NCA securing £190 million from a Pakistani property mogul could be a template for how the agency will use asset-freezing orders in the future, lawyers have said.