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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: Deutsche Bank
Current Parent CompanyDeutsche Bank
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Penalty: $87,091,424
Year: 2021
Date: January 8, 2021
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: According to admissions and court documents, between 2009 and 2016, Deutsche Bank, acting through its employees and agents, including managing directors and high-level regional executives, knowingly and willfully conspired to maintain false books, records, and accounts to conceal, among other things, payments to a business development consultant who was acting as a proxy for a foreign official. Deutsche Bank agreed to pay more than $85 million in criminal penalties plus disgorgement and entered into a deferred prosecution agreement.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Justice Department Criminal Division
Civil or Criminal Case: criminal
Prosecution Agreement: deferred prosecution agreement
HQ Country of Current Parent: Germany
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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