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Nov
16
NZ’s “zero-crime” anti-money laundering strategy: “100% effective”

NZ’s “zero-crime” anti-money laundering strategy: “100% effective”

Intelligent design crushes crime by penalizing banks, citizens, says leading regulator.
2 min read
Nov
16
It's official: Covid-19 more deadly than bullets

It's official: Covid-19 more deadly than bullets

New rules adding gunshot victim to Covid death tally “only following orders from our Swiss leaders”
2 min read
Nov
09
Anti-money laundering effectiveness, crickets

Anti-money laundering effectiveness, crickets

Questions to which there must be an answer. Really, there must be, right?
2 min read
Nov
04
Interview: The ineffectiveness of AML

Interview: The ineffectiveness of AML

A Stephan Livera podcast
4 min read
Oct
29
Should AML/CFT access all financial data?

Should AML/CFT access all financial data?

Utopian ideal, dystopian wasteland, or opportunity for careful balance
2 min read
Oct
20
The more things change, the more they stay the same

The more things change, the more they stay the same

Anti-money laundering: A study in the persistence of dominant narratives.
3 min read
Oct
07
The Paradox Papers

The Paradox Papers

When the 'solutions' to Panama, Paradise, and Pandora papers prevent better anti-crime outcomes.
3 min read
Sep
24
An apology to readers

An apology to readers

And thanks for technology “causing” problems.
3 min read
Sep
23
Anti-money laundering: A lesson from modern wars

Anti-money laundering: A lesson from modern wars

Another endless war against banks, citizens, and truth.
3 min read
Sep
23
Stop serious organized crime, G7 demands

Stop serious organized crime, G7 demands

Policy wonks with expertise in a discipline that didn’t exist have a better idea, they insist. And still insist, 31 years later, to the delight of organized crime, and organized compliance.