Professor in Financial Crime, University of West England. Nicholas's current area of research the financing of terrorism. He has published four monographs including The Financial War on Terror: a review of counter-terrorist financing strategies since 2001; The financial crisis and white collar crime: The perfect storm?; Money laundering an endless cycle? and Financial Crime in the 21st Century – Law and Policy. He has also published two text books The Law Relating to Financial Crime in the United Kingdom and Commercial Law: Principles and Policy and an edited collection Fighting Financial Crime in the Global Economic Crisis.
Nicholas is the series founder and editor for Routledge’s The Law Relating to Financial Crime. His research has been sponsored by the City of London Police Force, ICT Wilmington Risk & Compliance, Universities South West, France Telecom Group and the European Social Fund.