Episode 2: Crime Shouldn’t Pay But It Still Does

Why isn’t crime paying for society? Estimates show that only 1% of criminal proceeds are ultimately confiscated. Asset management consultant Aidan Larkin, together with host Helena Wood, discusses the barriers to action and how to make the changes that will get money back to society.

In this week’s ‘In the News’ segment, CFCS Director Tom Keatinge and Research Analyst Sasha Erskine bring you their insights.

Suspicious Transaction Report Podcast Series

The Suspicious Transaction Report is the flagship podcast of RUSI’s Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies (CFCS). It offers 'behind-the-scenes' insights and practical advice on how to implement the latest financial crime research and policy developments in the real world – from anti-money laundering and illicit flows to sanctions evasion and cryptocurrency abuse.

Supported by

  • ComplyAdvantage and Peters & Peters

    ComplyAdvantage and Peters & Peters

    Season 3 of this podcast series is kindly supported by ComplyAdvantage and Peters & Peters.


Helena Wood

Associate Fellow; Head of Public Policy at Cifas

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Aidan Larkin

Associate Fellow; Founder & CEO, Asset Reality

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