ESG Index: Europe regresses but remains the top performer

Global Risk Profile (GRP) releases the second edition of the ESG Index (ESGI), a unique measure of risks related to the environment, human rights and health & safety around the world. While Europe offers the best regional score (25.6), far ahead of Oceania (40.1), South America (40.5), North America (41.4), Asia (47.1) and Africa (58.1), […]

Stanislas Zuin joins the scientific committee of GRP

The Geneva-based Global Risk Profile (GRP), which specializes in the prevention of corruption, fraud and money laundering, has the honor of welcoming Stanislas Zuin as a member of its scientific committee. President of the Geneva Court of Accounts until the end of 2018, Stanislas Zuin has extensive expertise in audits, fraud investigations, as well as […]

Corruption index: Switzerland is a pretty good performer

The Global Corruption Index (GCI), released by GRP in its second edition last week, made the highlights of the Swiss newspaper Le Temps. The GCI 2019 results are discussed in the article published on Friday, Nov 1, 2019, entitled: “Indice de Corruption: La Suisse est une assez bonne élève”. The full version of the article […]

GRP releases 2nd edition of the Global Corruption Index (GCI)

Global Risk Profile (GRP) releases the second edition of the Global Corruption Index (GCI), assessing corruption and other white-collar crimes throughout the world. The GCI results for 2019 indicate that the situation has worsened all around the globe, in particular in the Americas and Africa. Africa is also the lowest scoring region on the index: […]

GRP attends the 7th Conference on Anti-Corruption France

Global Risk Profile (GRP) is pleased to be a sponsor for a second consecutive year of the 7th Conference on Anti-Corruption France held in Paris on 22 and 23 October. The Anti-Corruption Conference France brings together a panel of experts in compliance, law, and risk management – a unique opportunity to discuss new challenges and […]

Interview with Pierre Memheld

GRP France Managing Director Pierre Memheld speaks on how companies can monitor their enviornment. Please click here for interview

Due Diligence: Lessons from Sonepar Case

On July 10th, the electrical equipment supplier Sonepar was finally able to breathe. Initially implicated for breach of the Sapin II law, the company was found not to be “non-compliant” by the French Anti-Corruption Agency (AFA) Sanctions Committee, avoiding a significant fine and, above all, major reputational injury.

Anti-corruption Measures: When Compliance is Privatized

Increased economic relations with emerging trade partners has led to the adoption of more and more anti-corruption measures and laws that companies are required to respect. In this context, new corruption players in support of compliance enter the private sector, thus competing with institutions traditionally in charge of these issues.

Sustainable Investment: A Boom in Structure

While the success of ESG strategies is undeniable among investors, there is still a need for reliable indicators. Some IE firms, such as Global Risk Profile (GRP), support investors with dedicated indices. Tools that don’t systematically exclude non-virtuous businesses, but rather accompany in their transition. Click here for full article

Interview with Joël PASTRE, President and Founder of Global Risk Profile

Founded in 2009, Global Risk Profile (GRP) is a specialized firm in the field of Due Diligence, located in Switzerland and France. At the dawn of GRP’s publication of its ESG and Corruption indices, Portail de l’Intelligence Economique met with its president and founder Joel Pastre. Click here for full article