“Fiduciary Fraud”, by Hilmar Nierop

Hilmar Hierop has asked us to upload his paper on fiduciary fraud, aconcept now getting more traction inEuropean legal circles. Fiduciary fraud concerns fraud in the context of a relationship between a fiduciary and a beneficiary. Essential to fiduciary fraud is the non-compliance with the fiduciary duty of (absolute) loyalty of the fiduciary towards the beneficiaries and with the requirements regarding prudent asset management and the full and timely disclosure of conflicts of interest, which are inherent to the financial sector.


Hilmar Nierop by BDTI

The Board Director Training Institute (BDTI) is a "public interest" nonprofit in Japan dedicated to training about directorship, corporate governance, and related management techniques. It is certified by the Japanese government to conduct these activities as a regulated nonprofit. Read a summary about BDTI here, and see a menu of its services for both corporations and investors here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.