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18.05.09 Tax haven crackdown to hit offshore financial centres

May 18, 2009  |   General News & Cases   |     |   0 Comment

The number of offshore financial centres could shrink by half within the next five years as the worldwide crackdown on tax havens gathers pace, according to a prominent Jersey-based financial lobbyist. Geoff Cook, chief executive of Jersey Finance, a promotional body representing the financial services industry on the Channel Island, said: ...