Three lawyers and four people who used to work for the Portuguese flag-carrier TAP, one of them a board member,
Portuguese state prosecutors are bringing corruption charges against Angola’s vice-president Manuel Vicente. The attorney-general’s office says that Mr Vicente paid
Angola needs to fight money laundering and financing terrorism by focussing on ethics and morality in its banking sector the central bank’s governor, Valter Filipe da Silva, said.
The European Justice Commissioner, Vera Jourova, has called on the Portuguese authorities to investigate how Isabel dos Santos, the Angolan President’s daughter, acquired 65% of the Portuguese Energy giant, Efacec Power Solutions, in June last year for US $220 million.
By Denis O’Connor Even before the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (4MLD) had been implemented across all 28 Member States in June 2017, the European Commission proposed substantial amendments to it. This proposal soon became known as the ...
How does the EU 6AMLD measure up? As further measures progress through the Brussels legislative machinery to enhance the fight against anti-money laundering, experts give their verdict on the EU's latest proposals 2017 saw the implementation ...
A London-based compliance officer looks back at some of the requests he came across and tells KYC360 how he reacted on the occasions he smelt trouble. He did not wish to disclose his name and ...
The United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has penalised Deutsche Bank and a trading desk executive after if found that traders and sales people made false and misleading statements while negotiating bond prices. The bank ...
The U.S. Justice Department has reached a $613 million settlement with U.S. Bancorp over charges that it willfully failed to
Switzerland’s financial authority Finma on Friday issued guidance for handling initial coin offerings (ICOs), setting out how it intends to
A South African court has ruled that Absa, a subsidiary of Barclays Africa, will not need to repay loans taken
Vagit Alekperov, the head of Russia’s No.2 oil producer Lukoil, said on Thursday the banks had become more demanding when