Stephen Platt, Chairman of KYC Technologies, offers an optimistic perspective on the impact of technology on AML compliance.
Financial services providers must start adapting and expanding compliance procedures to deal with the new UK failure to prevent the facilitation of tax evasion offence that is set to come into force next year, says Ogier’s Head of Regulatory Services.
Concerns raised over business relationships and finances of Sudhir Choudhrie and his son Bhanu, from one of India’s most high-profile families.
Paul Tate, the former payments director at pre-Amaya PokerStars, pleaded guilty in the Southern District Court of New York on
Threats by the Labour Shadow Chancellor to crackdown on British offshore finance centres have been dismissed as just a ‘cheap shot’ by outgoing Chief Minister Allan Bell.
The court heard in total they sent more than £39,000 from accounts with Isle of Man Bank to Merseyside in more than 60 online transactions or bank transfers, despite suspecting the money came from the drugs trade.
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