March 2, 2018
The Latvian financial sector has taken a bit of a battering in recent weeks. Last month, anti-corruption agents detained the chief of the country’s Central Bank on suspicion of accepting a bribe. If that wasn’t a big enough shock, a few days later the United States announced a crackdown on Lativa’s third largest bank for money laundering. From Riga Ģederts Ģelzis has the details.