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AML Guide for the Insurance Industry

The insurance industry across the globe is susceptible to money laundering risks, and as a result, must consider AML regulations.

This is a complete guide to why the insurance industry is a target for money laundering, and the associated legal framework to prevent and detect it.

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AML & KYC Compliance

AML Guide for the Real Estate Industry

Money laundering is a concern in many industries, and real estate is no exception. This guide will help you understand the AML considerations for the real estate industry and why implementing these practices are so important.

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AML Guide for the Crypto Industry

Financial institutions are subject to AML regulations because they face a direct risk of being abused for money laundering and terrorist financing. This guide will detail all of the regulations that apply to the Crypto industry as well as how they should be reflected in their business operations.

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AML & KYC Compliance

Why Sanctions Lists and PEP Screenings are Important for any Business

Know your customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) screenings are essential for any firm to remain compliant with international regulations and avoid costly penalties. Regulated businesses are required to run sanctions lists and PEP data screenings on a regular basis, and this can become complicated and expensive. Selecting the right vendor and solution for your screening needs is critical as this has substantial impact on your business.

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Gaming and Gambling
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AML Guide for the Gaming & Gambling Industry

Complying with AML regulations is essential for all regulated businesses – this includes those in the gaming and gambling industry. This guide will review the significance of the gaming and gambling industry, what AML regulations apply, and best practices for implementing an anti-money laundering framework.

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AML & KYC Compliance

The EU’s 6th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (6AMDL)

The European Union’s AML directives aim to protect financial systems from money laundering and terrorist financing. Although each member state can design a unique framework to support these directives, they serve as common goals for each of them. Failing to comply with these legal procedures can also lead to punitive actions like fines and penalties.

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Data Privacy
AML & KYC Compliance

GDPR Data Privacy Considerations for Business Partner Screenings

Regulated entities are required to conduct business partner screenings to remain compliant with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter Terrorist Financing (CFT) regulations. These screenings, which include PEP and Sanctions Lists screenings, involve personal data and hence GDPR data privacy regulations must be taken into consideration.
Let’s dive into GDPR and how it affects business partner screenings.

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Best Practices

Best Practices for your PEP Screening Process (Video)

PEP screening is an important aspect of Anti-Money Laundering and Know Your Customer (KYC) regulation. It involves validating a customer’s identity to determine if they are a PEP – a politically exposed person. While companies are of course not not prohibited from working with somebody on a PEP list, there are additional due diligence measures that are required. See what are the Best Practices in our short video below.

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