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G.P. Global Ltd organised the seminar titled “Risk Factors Guidelines”

G.P. Global Ltd organised the seminar titled “Risk Factors Guidelines” on November 30, 2018, in Limassol. A great number of participants from different organisations like Cyprus Investment Firms, Administrative ... Read More
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Is money-laundering scandal at Danske Bank the largest in history?

The Russian-speaking caller refused to give a name but the threat was explicit: “Do you really feel you can walk home safely at night?” It was 2013 and officers ... Read More

CEO of Denmark bank quits amid an alleged $233 billion money-laundering investigation

The chief executive of Danske, Denmark’s largest bank, resigned Wednesday after a year-long internal investigation into money laundering found $233 billion in suspicious transactions moving through the bank’s tiny ... Read More
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The EU is taking another look at regulating crypto

Cryptocurrency traders and issuers of virtual currencies are in for a fresh round of scrutiny from European politicians. Finance ministers from the European Union’s 28 member states will discuss ... Read More
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EU prepares crackdown on ‘citizenship for sale’

Brussels is preparing to crack down on EU governments, including Malta and Cyprus, that award citizenship to rich people from outside the bloc, as concerns mount about so-called dirty ... Read More

Bitcoin and digital money ‘here to stay’ despite concerns

This week Lloyds and Virgin Money stopped customers using credit cards to buy cryptocurrencies, amid concerns they could run up too much debt. It comes as the value of ... Read More
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Swiss banks crack down on suspected Saudi money laundering

Banks in Switzerland have started reporting suspicious account activities among some of their Saudi clients to the Swiss Money Laundering Reporting Office, reports the Financial Times. The regulator is ... Read More
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What are the ‘Paradise Papers’ and why should you care?

Little more than a year after the “Panama Papers” leak, the “Paradise Papers” are shedding light on who is investing huge amounts of money in offshore tax havens. What ... Read More

FINRA Bars Former Morgan Stanley Registered Representative

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) announced today that it has barred former Morgan Stanley Smith Barney registered representative John Batista Bocchino for concealing approximately $190 million in Venezuelan ... Read More
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Cecabank and Grant Thornton create Spain’s first blockchain banking consortium

Spanish wholesale bank Cecabank and consulting firm Grant Thornton have created the first blockchain consortium in Spain. Called Blockchain Banking Consortium, the project intends to progressively develop the potential ... Read More
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