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 little over 25 years ago, I first heard of the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)—when the New York branch of the large international bank I worked for was fined 25 thousand dollars for ...
As regulatory compliance initiatives move toward utilizing machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), what effect might the increased efficacy of AML programs have on developing nations and small financial players without large compliance budgets? More ...
By Irene Madongo With Hurricane Irma wreaking havoc across the Caribbean, some businesses in battered offshore financial centres have resorted to taking “extraordinary” steps to secure client data which may be targeted by fraudsters and transparency ...
Susan has been making her living from crime for over twenty years. She provides anti-money laundering training and advice to the regulated community in the UK, Guernsey, Jersey, the Isle of Man and Gibraltar, and ...
Swiss prosecutors are trying to figure out why someone apparently attempted to flush tens of thousands of euros down the toilet at a Geneva branch of UBS Group AG. The first 500-euro ($597) bills were ...
Uber Technologies, facing a federal probe into whether it broke laws against overseas bribery, has embarked on a review of
Russia’s central bank shares China’s skeptical view of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings, signaling that not all Moscow authorities are
A Barclays bank worker and four other men have admitted being part of a network responsible for laundering at least
US President Donald Trump has told the UN General Assembly that America would destroy North Korea if forced to defend