Comment: Preventing terrorist financing

Public policymaking, at its most simple, involves promoting public goods, preventing public bads and creating processes and structures which make sure this happens.


The duty of financial authorities to help to prevent terrorism, a unique public bad, was brought starkly into focus by the terrorist attacks of September 2001 - and now by the attacks in London. How this duty is being discharged?

And while there are positives to report - the unprecedented and swift response in

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