Tag: risks

New briefing note – Inside the FCA: Insights from 3 ex-regulators

A number of the members of our Financial Services team in London have experience of working at the Financial Conduct Authority and in our latest briefing note, they discuss the insights that their different experiences at the regulator have provided and how we translate that to advising clients across the full spectrum of financial services … Continue Reading

Taking a byte at financial crime: New AML/CTF guidance and timelines for digital currency exchanges

Australia’s Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing (AML/CTF) regulator, AUSTRAC, has released its guidance with respect to new laws that require digital currency exchange (DCE) providers to register and comply with AML/CTF obligations. AUSTRAC takes a broad approach in interpreting what is covered within the legal definition of a DCE. Essentially, any operation that converts fiat … Continue Reading