Cecilia Müller Torbrand of the Maersk Group and the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) spoke to the ICCA recently about the MACN and its work towards a shipping industry free of bribery and corruption.
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The role and scope of the compliance function is being reshaped; now compliance officers need to make their control environment work in practice and be able to express an opinion on how well it’s working or not working.
The CCO Forum is a group of Chief Compliance Officers from around the world who consider high level issues impacting the Compliance Function within an insurance or re-insurance group. Ethical Corporation interviewed the leaders of the CCO Forum, including Thomas Loesler at Allianz and Lee Augsburger at Prudential, to develop a 10 page white paper that tackles the future risks and challenges for the next generation compliance function, so compliance teams can prepare for the challenges that lie ahead.
“Now regulators are expecting us to have compliance programs that look like banks,” remarked Lee Augsburger, Chief Compliance Officer, Prudential in Ethical Corporation’s newly published whitepaper.
In this piece, Alma Balcázar examines challenges and potential ways forward for companies seeking to engage in sectoral anti-corruption agreements.
Transparency International and the European Commission are working together on an Integrity Pact pilot project, focused on protecting EU structural and cohesion funds against fraud and corruption. Expressions of interest for public authorities and civil society organisations in the EU seeking to participate must be submitted to REGIO-INTEGRITY-PACTS@ec.europa.eu by 9 July 2015.