tax evasion/avoidance/fraud

When Brady Dougan & co. pleaded guilty to being a Swiss bank earlier this year, it doomed the firm to its worst quarter since the financial crisis. On the other hand, if it weren’t for helping non-Swiss people avoid taxes, there probably wouldn’t even be a Credit Suisse in the first place. So, you know, totally worth it. Read more »

Notwithstanding (read: Because of) certain free-airfare offers on the part of the Department of Justice! Read more »

Now that things have settled down, the Russians who unwillingly helped pay for Cyprus’ bailout last year are ready to forgive and forget. Read more »

Multiply that by the 80 years since Switzerland passed its Banking Law of 1934, and you’ve got your settlement. Read more »