Border checkpoint finds gold. HSBC had no comment.
'Just headed over to Switzerland for the afternoon. Nothing to declare.'
No word if HSBC bankers were on scene to facilitate the money-laundering exchange.
Italian Border Police find one ton of gold bars hidden in the car of a family on a supposed Easter day trip to Switzerland. Here's a wild guess: they were transporting the gold bars for the mafia who has taken over the gold business in Italy, as you will see in the report below.
Italy's growing gold business taken over by the mafia.
At 35 seconds in this clip, they mention that the gold is generally smuggled to Switzerland.