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Airbus still faces compliance burden on UK support despite bribery settlement

By Martin Coyle
  • 26 Jun 2020 10:46
  • 27 Jun 2020 02:43
Airbus will continue to face additional compliance checks on any funding support it receives from the UK government, following its multibillion-dollar bribery settlement with global enforcers this year.

The plane manufacturer agreed in January to pay $3.9 billion to French, UK and US prosecutors to settle allegations that it had maintained

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Martin Coyle

Senior Correspondent

Martin Coyle is a senior correspondent, based in MLex's London office, reporting daily on bribery and corruption issues in the UK and Europe. Previously he was a senior editor at Thomson Reuters where he covered anti-money laundering, financial crime and regulatory enforcement issues. Prior to that he was editor of The Accountant, the world's oldest accounting publication, and International Accounting Bulletin, a bi-monthly business journal owned by Lafferty.

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