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The Leaks ENG

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What is the primary focus of the video on Offshore Leaks?

Highlighting the role of ICJI in exposing offshore scandals

Which statement best describes the legality of using offshore structures?

Offshore structures can raise ethical questions about tax avoidance

What is the main purpose of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICJI)?

To work together on large investigative projects

How many countries do the investigative journalists associated with ICJI come from?

<p>105 countries</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the significance of ICJI in the context of offshore data breaches?

<p>ICJI plays a key role in exposing offshore data breaches</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the main focus of the Paradise Papers leak?

<p>Revealing complex offshore investments of wealthy individuals and multinationals</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the significance of the Offshore Leaks in 2013?

<p>It was one of the first data leaks revealing offshore activities on a large scale.</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who obtained and shared the Paradise Papers with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists?

<p>Suddeutsche Zeitung</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the LuxLeaks reveal about tax arrangements?

<p>Tax agreements between Luxembourg and multinationals to reduce taxable profits.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the focus of the Mauritius Leaks documents?

<p>Details about companies and investment funds registered in Mauritius</p> Signup and view all the answers

What initiated a major public and political outcry regarding tax avoidance?

<p>LuxLeaks revelations about rulings in Luxembourg.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What industry did Isabel dos Santos have influential interests in, as revealed in the Luanda Leaks?

<p>Oil, telecom, and banking</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which companies were involved in minimizing their taxable profits through Luxembourg agreements?

<p>Household names such as Amazon, Apple, Pepsi, and IKEA.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did Dos Santos and her husband use their network of shadow companies for?

<p>Investing, diverting consulting fees, loans, and contracts</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the role of the two former PwC employees in the LuxLeaks scandal?

<p>They acted as whistleblowers revealing tax arrangements.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the primary focus of the Swiss Leaks disclosure?

<p>Exposing large-scale tax evasion facilitated by HSBC</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which organization was shared the leaked data about the Swiss Leaks?

<p>I.C.I.J</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the impact of the Panama Papers on Mossack Fonseca?

<p>It caused reputation damage and closure of operations</p> Signup and view all the answers

What key information was revealed in the Bahama Leaks?

<p>Names of directors and shareholders of offshore companies</p> Signup and view all the answers

How did the Swiss Leaks impact the discussion about banks and tax evasion?

<p>It sparked a global conversation about more stringent enforcement</p> Signup and view all the answers

What organization is responsible for analyzing financial transactions to combat money laundering, terrorist financing, and other financial crimes?

<p>FinCEN</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which leaked document revealed financial secrets of world leaders, politicians, and public officials from various countries in 2021?

<p>Pandora Papers</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the total value of the offshore chateau purchased by the prime minister of the Czech Republic as mentioned in the text?

<p>$22 million</p> Signup and view all the answers

How many Offshore Leaks have occurred through 2021 according to the text?

<p>One</p> Signup and view all the answers

The FinCEN Files story points to systemic failures within which industry and its regulation?

<p>Global financial</p> Signup and view all the answers

Is the total value of assets frozen in response to the Luanda Leaks known?

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

Do the FinCEN Files contain information on more than $3 trillion in global transactions between 1999 and 2017?

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

Did the leaked Suspicious Activity Reports reveal that all banks facilitated suspicious transactions for their customers?

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

Were all financial institutions compliant with their legal obligations according to the FinCEN Files story?

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

Are the Pandora Papers related to the revelation of offshore activities of politicians and officials from 100 countries?

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

The Pandora Papers revealed the financial secrets of 50 current and former world leaders.

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

The documents known as the Pandora Papers exposed the financial activities of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

The OECD study published in 2020 found that at least US$11.3 trillion is held offshore, excluding the United States.

<p>True</p> Signup and view all the answers

The Luanda Leaks case involved money laundering practices by a group of underground criminal organizations.

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

The FinCEN Files contain information on more than $1 trillion in global transactions between 1999 and 2017.

<p>False</p> Signup and view all the answers

Match the following leaked document with the year it was made public:

<p>Luanda Leaks = 2023 FinCEN Files = 2020 Pandora Papers = 2021 Offshore Leaks = 2013</p> Signup and view all the answers

Match the following world leader with the offshore activities detailed about them:

<p>King of Jordan = Purchased three beach villas in Malibu worth US$68 million Prime Minister of the Czech Republic = Bought a chateau in the French Riviera worth US$22 million Russian President Vladimir Putin = Involved in financial activities detailed in leaked documents Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair = Hiding assets in secret companies and trusts</p> Signup and view all the answers

Match the following financial institution with its involvement in facilitating suspicious transactions:

<p>HSBC = Facilitated suspicious transactions for customers while reporting to authorities Barclays = Reported suspicious activities without stopping service to customers JPMorgan Chase = Maintained a system supporting money laundering and corruption Deutsche Bank = Involved in systemic failures within the global financial industry</p> Signup and view all the answers

Match the following financial crime with the agency responsible for analyzing it:

<p>Money laundering = Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Terrorist financing = Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Tax evasion = Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Corruption = Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)</p> Signup and view all the answers

Match the following data leak with the reported value of offshore held money:

<p>Swiss Leaks = $11.3 trillion Bahama Leaks = $2 trillion Pandora Papers = $11.3 trillion Offshore Leaks = $2 trillion</p> Signup and view all the answers

The Pandora Papers revealed the financial secrets of 35 current and former world leaders, more than 330 politicians and public officials in 91 countries and jurisdictions, a global lineup of fugitives, crooks, and ______.

<p>murderers</p> Signup and view all the answers

The leaked documents come from 14 offshore service providers who set up sham companies and other offshore structures for clients who often want to keep their financial activities away from ______.

<p>authorities</p> Signup and view all the answers

The FinCEN Files story points to systemic failures within the global financial industry and its ______.

<p>regulation</p> Signup and view all the answers

The leaked documents contain information on nearly three times as many current and former world leaders as previous leaks of ______ documents.

<p>offshore</p> Signup and view all the answers

The OECD study published in 2020 found that at least US$11.3 trillion is held ______.

<p>offshore</p> Signup and view all the answers

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