The European Commission will be forced to draw up a new blacklist of countries that facilitate money laundering after the
State department adds Hamza bin Laden, who was named an al-Qaida member in 2014, to global terror list, saying he is ‘actively engaged in terrorism’.
A sexual harassment lawsuit directed at its general manager; a whistle-blower discrimination claim by an ousted compliance officer; a US$215 million fine for failure to check money laundering involving Russia, Yemen and Afghanistan.
A new report from Transparency International, the global anti-corruption movement, shows that the pace of implementing anti-corruption reforms by the
An eight-year effort to identify and root out corruption in the government of Afghanistan was largely window dressing, and cases
Officials of the Attorney General Office (AGO) reported on the government’s serious efforts to prevent corruption, adding establishment of judicial
Nigeria and Afghanistan have taken “remarkable steps forward” on corruption, David Cameron told MPs – a day after calling the countries “fantastically corrupt”.
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 ...
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 ...
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