Brazil, White-Collar Crime and Petrobras


Date: 19 September 2017. Duration: 14:04.

MLex London Managing Editor Ana Rita Rego is joined by Martin Coyle and Ben Lucas in London, and Rodrigo Russo in São Paulo, to discuss the latest developments in the large-scale investigation into Petrobras, known as Operation Lava Jato. Listen to MLex's bribery and corruption team discuss the implications for multinational companies that have been named in Brazilian prosecutors' documents.

For further insight, read the following MLex pieces: 

 "Glencore implicated by Brazilian authorities in Petrobras corruption probe" (18 August 2017).

 "Greek shipping companies Aegean and Tsakos dragged into Petrobras corruption probe" (22 August 2017)

"Petrobras allegations put Florida man in spotlight again" (25 August 2017)

"Seadrill's ties to Petrobras under probe by Brazilian federal police" (1 September 2017)

"Aegean Petróleo seeks lifting of asset freeze linked to Petrobras corruption probe in Brazil" (8 September 2017)

"UK shipbroker Galbraith's faces scrutiny in Brazilian Petrobras probe" (13 September 2017)