Exiled former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo has been accused of taking millions of dollars in bribes through Scottish shell companies linked to one of the country’s biggest law firms, The Herald claimed on Monday.
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) disclosed Friday that it is under investigation by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority for suspicions of money laundering "in relation to certain customers."
New UK legislation goes into effect Monday regulating Scottish Limited Partnerships (SLPs), a unique corporate structure that has been increasingly abused by money launderers.
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