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Pope’s top bankers in money laundering probe

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Pope’s top bankers in money laundering probe

Italy’s finance police have seized €23m held by the Vatican in an Italian bank while the pope’s top two bankers have been placed under investigation for suspected money laundering.

Police confirmed Italian media reports that they had confiscated the funds held by the Institute for Religious Works (IOR) – the Vatican’s bank – in an account at Credito Artigiano, an Italian bank, following raised by the Bank of Italy over two attempted transfers.

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/39b1cbb6-c587-11df-9563-00144feab49a.html

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