Swiss banking’s whistleblowers: the regulators of last resort
Swiss banks’ history of absolute confidentiality for their clients has led to the small country becoming the world’s largest centre for private banking. That secrecy is backed up by national laws: if Swiss bank employees disclose details they come across professionally, they don’t just risk losing their job — they face prison.
International initiatives to combat money laundering and tax evasion have put.....
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