The Confederation of Danish Industry predicts that the trade war between the United States and China could have a large impact on Danish companies.
Peter Thagesen, the CEO of Dansk Industri, which represents 10,000 organisations, believes that a weakening of the American and Chinese economies will decrease Danish exports.
Thagesen made the comments in response to Donald Trump’s decision to levy an additional 200 billion dollars of tariffs on Chinese imports.
The US is the second largest importer of Danish goods behind the EU.
Increasing number of financial whistle-blowers coming forward
The number of whistle-blowers in the Danish financial sector has steadily increased since the Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) implemented a whistle-blower program in 2013. The policy, informed by an EU directorate, increased anonymity and protection for them. In 2017, 107 people