KYC360 News European Union parliamentarians (MEPs) have called for a special inquiry into details of aggressive tax planning uncovered by
The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) on Tuesday formally accused two of its ex-presidents of embezzlement, money laundering, forgery and
WEBINAR – PERMANENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS RETROSPECTIVE – MONEY LAUNDERING AND FOREIGN CORRUPTION USING THE CASE HISTORY OF RIGGS BANK
In the final part of an exclusive series of four webinars Elise Bean, former Staff Director and Chief Counsel of
In the final part of an exclusive series of four webinars Elise Bean, former Staff Director and Chief Counsel of the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, will explore the case of Riggs Bank. Riggs, a D.C. based commercial bank with branches around the world, was effectively shut down by means of a merger in 2005 following revelations that it handled deposits from Augusto Pinochet, the Saudi royal family and the dictator of Equatorial Guinea among others. Elise will consider what can be learnt for the case for financial crime prevention regimes today.
A Chilean court charged Corpesca SA, a fishing company controlled by billionaire Roberto Angelini, with facilitating bribes to lawmakers as
Fiscal authorities in Chile that are withholding funds of the company have changed the accusations away from “pyramid scheme”
FIFA ethics judges have imposed life bans on two South American football officials who have pleaded guilty in the United States to corruption charges.
World football’s chief ethics investigator has recommended life bans for the former presidents of the Colombian and Chilean football federations
World football’s chief ethics investigator has recommended life bans for the former presidents of the Colombian and Chilean football federations after finding cases of misconduct under FIFA rules, including on bribery and corruption.
A gambling firm which failed to conduct important anti-money laundering checks on a customer whose deposits eventually reached £750,000 has been fined £2 million by the Gambling Commission. The watchdog said 32Red should have reviewed the ...
Sanctions, whether targeted or comprehensive, are designed to restrict and influence governments from supporting bad actors. Yet with every expansion to these programs, sanctioned entities appear bolder in their efforts and creativity to evade. In 2017, OFAC ...
The dramatic events surrounding the fraudulent transfer of hundreds of millions of dollars from Angola to London involving top British banks have the elements of a gripping movie. There’s news of VIP meetings, midnight flights on ...
By Rachel Crabtree, senior associate, and Michael Carter, director, Alvarez & Marsal Disputes & Investigations With cryptocurrency vastly on the rise, crypto proponents are pushing for more open financial systems to, in part, serve the ...
Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) has agreed to pay a fine of $205 million for violations of New York’s banking laws,
A gambling firm which failed to conduct important anti-money laundering checks on a customer whose deposits eventually reached £750,000 has
A London court on Wednesday described as “troubling” a case brought by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) against a former
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir poured scorn over his predecessor Najib Razak on Thursday for denying knowing whether millions of dollars