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The logo of Nordic Bank SEB Group is seen during the SIBOS Banking and Financial Conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on October 19, 2017. REUTERS / Chris Helgren / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register STOCKHOLM, Dec.15 (Reuters) – Swedish bank SEB (SEBa.ST) said on Wednesday it had been …

Former Spanish King Juan Carlos on a private visit to Germany in 2006. Corinna Larsen walks behind him.WOLFGANG LIST / Action Press (© KORPA) The cloud of legal problems hanging over Spain’s King Emeritus Juan Carlos I is beginning to dissipate. On Monday, Swiss justice suspended an investigation into a payment of 100 million dollars …

In the context of global competition and integrated markets, many companies around the world are looking for growth opportunities outside of their home country. By opening up new markets and connecting with new customers, businesses can increase sales and profits while spreading risk by not having to depend on a single market. Pursuing transactions in …

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen addresses lawmakers during a hearing of the House Committee on Financial Services in Washington, DC on December 1. Photo: Amanda Andrade-Rhoades / Associated press Amid the debate surrounding the Biden administration’s spending plans, it’s easy to forget that the Build Back Better bill comes with hundreds of billions of dollars in …

UBS was ordered to pay 1.8 billion euros by a French appeals court for helping wealthy clients evade tax, less than half of the penalty initially imposed on the Swiss bank in a court case that weighed on the lender for seven years. After several delays in the case, a judge of the Paris Court …

In the wake of Halloween, the leaders of the world’s 20 largest economies approved a 15% global minimum tax on large multinational corporations. The minimum tax, signed in Rome and announced by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), aims to curb profit shifting and limit competition in tax rates between governments. However, in …

Germany ranks 16e on the Tax Foundation International tax competitiveness index 2019, a study that measures and compares the extent to which OECD countries promote sustainable economic growth and investment through competitive and neutral tax systems. As Germany has seen few major changes in its tax system in recent years, this ranking is relatively stable. …