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Understanding Money Laundering

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By Stanley Epstein, Eureka Financial Defining Money Laundering Money laundering is a subject that often is misunderstood by the general public. The goal of many criminal acts is to generate a profit for the individual or a group that carries … Continue reading

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Working together to combat money laundering

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7th Annual European Financial Crime Conference On 21st October the European Financial Crime Conference takes place in London.  Key areas to be debated over two days include current thinking on AML compliance and a review of the EU’s AML agenda.  … Continue reading

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International Payments Market Trends Overview

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  Warning over clearing-contagion risks At the recent Sibos conference in Dubai, delegates raised concerns over the risks associated with the collapse of a major clearing house.  The general sentiment expressed was that international regulators had yet to get to … Continue reading

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Strengthening AML regulations across the world

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Money Laundering laws strengthened in Bahrain Money Laundering regulations in Bahrain have been strengthened following the signing of a Royal Decree by Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.  In an amendment to the Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism regulations, security … Continue reading

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AML in the News

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BaFin is checking Deutsche Bank AML controls According to Reuters, the German regulator, BaFin, is looking into whether Deutsche Bank needs to tighten up its Anti Money Laundering (AML) controls.  The regulator is apparently concerned at potential delays in reporting … Continue reading

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Safeguarding e-banking

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As electronics become ever more sophisticated, financial institutions have to remain vigilant if they are to stay one step ahead of potential fraudsters.  To this end the United Bank for Africa (UBA) has established a security operations centre (SOC) in … Continue reading

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FCA releases Anti Money Laundering report

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The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has released its first annual report into Anti Money Laundering (AML).  The report covers the FCA’s rights and responsibilities with respect to AML as well as looking at trends and emerging risks. Some sections … Continue reading

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