”Mission control” program on Swedbank's suspect money laundering in the Baltic countries is a really heavy journalistic effort. Do not think that I have seen so concrete revealing, exciting and at the same time educational article about the black business at the highest level (check on SVT Play if you missed). Will be hard to beat when the Big prize for journalism shall be awarded.
Now drops the Swedbank share as a rock. Can be soaring u.s. fines, in addition.
it is perhaps the greatest threat to democracy in large parts of the world. Louise Brown has done research on the matter and interviewed in the new issue of the magazine Focus. She has written the book ”The skenhelige swede – corruption without consequences?” Brown criticizes the weakness of the Swedish legislation, says that we are far behind the US for example. Punishment fail far too often. ”But the market judge”.
Yes, in the obvious private cases. But when it comes to ”public” contracts? Time for a new mission.