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Company: Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited
Current Parent CompanyCredit Suisse
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Penalty: $47,029,916
Year: 2018
Date: July 5, 2018
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, a Hong Kong-based subsidiary of Credit Suisse Group AG, a Swiss-based issuer of publicly traded securities in the United States, reached a resolution with the Department of Justice and agreed to pay a $47 million criminal penalty for its role in a scheme to corruptly win banking business by awarding employment to friends and family of Chinese officials.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Justice Department Criminal Division
Civil or Criminal Case: criminal
Prosecution Agreement: non-prosecution agreement
HQ Country of Current Parent: Switzerland
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: financial services
Specific Industry of Current Parent: banking & securities
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