Airbus continues to retool anti-corruption apparatus
Still being probed by the British and French anti-corruption authorities, the European plane maker is keen to turn the page. [...]
Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is an independent government department responsible for investigating major fraud and corruption cases. It reports to the Attorney General and is authorized to access confidential information and classified documents for financial investigations.
While France's financial prosecution service, the PNF, and the UK's Serious Fraud Office chug along with their vast corruption probe into Airbus Group, it is becoming increasingly apparent that the aircraft manufacturer's former financial arranger played a decisive role in the signing of key export contracts. [...]