Photo courtesy of European Parliament   With the news that the European Anti-Fraud office (OLAF) has opened an investigation into European Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete’s links with the ‘Panama Papers’, GUE/NGL MEPs at the European Parliament’s Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion...

Irish MEP Matt Carthy has welcomed the news that Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan is to be called to appear before a hearing of the European Parliament's Panama Papers inquiry committee (PANA). In an email to PANA political group coordinators this afternoon, it was confirmed that...

What are the Panama Papers? In an international news publication coordinated by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), 11 million leaked documents from the law firm Mossack Fonseca in Panama revealed a global network of shell companies and hidden bank accounts used to facilitate...

The PANA Inquiry Committee met on March 2 and 3 in Luxembourg with Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna, Justice Minister Felix Braz; the Finance Committee in Luxembourg’s Chamber of Deputies; Fabien Grazier, from Le Quotidien Luxembourg; Anthony Simic, Managing Director Head of Private Banking in HSBC...