The shady revelations of the Panama Papers are sparking new demands for “transparency” in businesses and in financial transactions, including identifying exactly who owns particular assets. To the point that efforts are being made to establish an international registry to keep track of exactly who owns what.
But some say that anonymity can be important, both to a business and in fending off governments that would love to be all-powerful and all-controlling. Read that case after the jump. What do you think? [Read more…]