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Switzerland investigates Glencore over DRC corruption

By Will Barbieri

22 June 2020

Switzerland investigates Glencore over DRC corruption Glencore HQ, Bern, Switzerland (Credit: iStock)

Lawyers said the investigation shows Swiss authorities’ newfound zeal to investigate companies for corruption. “A few years ago we would have had little or no case law concerning companies,” one lawyer said.