Topic: Forensic accounting

Austrac ends review of Bell Financial Group’s AML compliance

30 June 2023

Parchment, shillings and the Julian calendar: inside an investigation into historic slavery links

Grant Thornton director Tristan Yelland recently sat down with GIR to recount the most interesting assignment of his career so far: investigating historic links between transatlantic slavery and the endowment fund that helps pay the Church of England’s expenses.

18 January 2023

StoneTurn investigations partner heads to new financial services firm

The leader of StoneTurn’s London investigations practice has left after four years for a senior role at wealth management and professional services firm Evelyn Partners.

21 November 2022

Short seller sued over SEC whistleblower award

29 September 2022

GIR sanctions roundtable

OFAC and OFSI officials join sanctions and export control practitioners in Washington, DC and London in a wide-ranging conversation on sanctions implementation, licensing, investigations, enforcement and more.

24 September 2021

GIR sanctions roundtable transcript: Part I

The conversation focuses on US/UK priorities in the sanctions landscape; how the jurisdictions approach sanctions and licensing; and private sector views on tensions between commercial and compliance risks.

10 September 2021

FRC launches two Greensill-linked investigations

28 June 2021

PNF forensic accounting expert moves to private practice

Forensic Risk Alliance has nabbed a forensic accountant from France’s National Financial Prosecutor’s Office to bolster its Paris office.

28 May 2021

UK FRC beefs up fraud-spotting standards for auditors

The UK accounting regulator has imposed new standards on how auditors in the UK should act when they suspect fraud, a move that experts say will improve standards in the industry.

27 May 2021

Ex-Serco executive alleges SFO case against him “doesn’t make sense”

The counsel for a former operations manager at Serco has argued in a London court that the SFO’s fraud allegations against his client are illogical and unfair.

07 April 2021

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