Two important anti-corruption due diligence tools published their 2020 results in November 2020 and January 2021. While the results are largely consistent, there are some important differences and some key improvements and declines in the Transparency International 2020 Corruption Perceptions Index and the TRACE 2020 Bribery Risk Matrix.

To comprehensively understand the risks and take advantage of the opportunities offered in the Asia-Pacific region, a review and understanding of both tools is helpful.

To learn more about this issue and to compare the latest Asia-Pacific rankings, click here to read the full Client Advisory from Steptoe.