Anti-Corruption Certification

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Comparing one's business processes and performance metrics to industry bests and best practices from other companies

Beneficial owner

A person who enjoys the benefits of ownership even though title to some form of property is in another name. It also means any individual or group of individuals who, either directly or indirectly, has the power to vote or influence the transaction decisions regarding a specific security, such as shares in a company


The act of offering someone money or something of value to persuade them to act in a way which is contrary to the law or professional obligations. Corruption has a broader meaning as it includes non-pecuniary undue advantages including nepotism, favoritism, etc.