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How Malaysia’s Banking Scandal Led To the Death of an Auditor

| VICE | The assassination of Bank Bumiputra Malaysia Berhad (BBMB) senior auditor Jalil Ibrahim shook the world. Prior to 1MDB, one of Malaysia’s biggest financial scandals was the Bank Bumiputra scandal. An elaborate scheme of corruption, false accounting, and…

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South Seas Bubble of 1720: the First Major Manipulation of Financial Markets

| Video Economist| The first major manipulation of financial markets. Today we look at the South Seas bubble of 1720. The South Sea Company was a British investment company that collapsed in 1720 due to a speculative bubble, the South…

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From spy to president: The rise of Vladimir Putin

| VOX | In this 2017 documentary Vox presents Vladimir Putin. He has been in power in Russia since the late 90s, after taking over from Boris Yeltsin. During this time, he made Russia an authoritarian and militaristic society. Before…

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How Stealing and Selling Children Became a Business in South Sudan

| VICE | South Sudan’s civil war flooded the nation with weapons, those weapons are now used for child abduction.

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VW and dieselgate – What really happened

| DW Documentary | It’s a case involving one of the worst examples of fraud in the history of German industry. Who knew about the manipulation of VW’s diesel emissions, and just as importantly – when? In September 2015 US…

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Congo’s Missing Millions

| BBC | Unlocking secrets from Africa’s biggest banking data leak, BBC Africa Eye reveals how millions of dollars of public funds ended up in the private bank accounts of businesses based in Democratic Republic of Congo and owned by…

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Organized crime in Montenegro: Sweeping up corruption

| DW Documentary | For decades, Montenegro has been unable to get organized crime under control. Rampant corruption is hindering development in the country, which is a candidate for EU membership. Now, Prime Minister Zdravko Krivokapic is attempting a political…

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The Pandora Papers: How the world of offshore finance is still flourishing | Four Corners

| ABC News In-depth | In a major international investigation, Four Corners reveals the secrets of the Pandora Papers. For months, more than 600 journalists from around the world, including the ABC, the Washington Post and the BBC, have been…

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The Panama Papers: Behind the Scheme

| Real Stories | A documentary feature film about the biggest global corruption scandal in history, and the hundreds of journalists who risked their lives to break the story.

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Cambodia’s Casino Gamble

| Al Jazeera | A Chinese casino empire to rival Macau is investing big in Cambodia, transforming a once-sleepy seaside town into a hub for gangsters and shady operators. Tens of thousands of Chinese workers have moved to Sihanoukville, many…

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