On the 10th March 2017, Singapore's Parliament passed changes to the Companies Act to help supplement its fight against money laundering and terrorist financing (ML and TF). To ensure transparency and better governance, companies must now maintain a register that ... Read More →
Latest updates around the world on AML/CFT.
Singapore - According to the annual report of the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD), the total number of reports filed for the year of 2015 is 30,511. This amount is vast increase of last year, where financial institutions filed a total of 29,082. CAD said the ... Read More →
In light of recent trend in rising money laundering activities, the central bank of Singapore will be setting up a dedicated departments to combat ML/TF. Singapore's financial sector faces the risk of being used as a conduit for money laundering and terrorist financing ... Read More →
Singapore's central bank, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has ordered BSI Bank Limited to shut down in Singapore in light of serious beaches of anti-money laundering requirements, poor management oversight of the bank's operations, and gross misconduct by some of ... Read More →