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.
Stef Cassella one of America’s leading asset recovery experts, talks about the powers available to the U.S. government to confiscate
Parliamentarians worldwide face two major challenges in combating the laundering of corrupt money. Firstly, as Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) they
In a KYC360 Exclusive, Stephen Platt interviews prize winning journalist and author Ioan Grillo on his new best-selling book ‘Gangster
Exclusive webinar interview with Richard Elias of Elias Gutzler Spicer LLC, the firm which has filed a case against HSBC Holdings, under the Anti-Terrorism Act, on behalf of families of several American citizens killed by Mexican cartels.
In this exclusive KYC360 webinar, Dr Nicholas Ryder, Professor in Financial Crime in the Department of Law, at the University of the West of England, seeks to critically consider the effectiveness of the ‘Financial War on Terrorism’ on the funding streams of the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL).
Tom Devlin, partner at Stephen Platt and Associates LLP, unpicks recent anti-money laundering scandals in the finance industry.
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 ...
The former chief executive of the failed Anglo Irish Bank, David Drumm, was sentenced on Wednesday to six years in prison for false accounting and for conspiring to defraud depositors and investors during Ireland’s banking ...
Susan has been making her living from crime for over twenty years. She provides anti-money laundering training and advice to
For most people looking to land a job in the Nigerian Police Force, the chances are high that a polygraph
The tenants in buildings 6-9 of the prestigious Europort complex in Gibraltar might be surprised to learn that, until recently,
With the rise and rise of e-commerce comes the rise and rise of the e-criminal. Cybercrime is now the world’s