Tags: prosecutions

Whistleblowing has increased by 88% since April for white collar crime

Prosecutions for white collar crime in the financial services sector are likely to increase in 2014 following an 88% rise in the number of whistleblowing reports received by the FCA’s ‘Whistleblowing desk’, according to international law firm Pinsent Masons. Data obtained from the Financial Conduct Authority by Pinsent Masons shows that whistleblowing reports have increased…

Only 1 employer ´named and shamed´ so far for paying less than minimum wage

A new report released today from Centre for London and Trust for London, Settle for Nothing Less, reveals systemic failures in the way national minimum wage (NMW) compliance is enforced and sets out a bold agenda for reform. It shows that: Over 300,000 people in the UK earn less than the legal minimum wage Only nine employers have…