This edition includes - DFSA Releases Consultation Paper 118 on AML, CTF and Sanctions Regime, ADGM Welcomes 3rd RegLab Cohort Applications with SME Focus, DMCC Issue License to Store Cryptocurrencies, Banks in Britain and U.S. Ban Bitcoin Buying with Credit Cards Over Credit Risk, U.S. Treasury Blacklists Latvian Bank with Alleged Ties to North Korea
This edition includes - FCA Proposes a Public Register, Future of the City, Governance and Risk Management of Algorithmic Trading, BSB’s Supporting Guidance to Fitness and Propriety, ESMA Launches Interactive Single Rulebook, Countries at Risk of Money Laundering
This edition includes - Consolidated List of Returns Prescribed by RBI for Banks/NBFCs/Other Financial Intermediaries, Charging of Additional Expenses of up to 0.20% in terms of Regulation 52 (6A) (c) of SEBI (Mutual Funds) Regulations, 1996, RBI Instructs Banks to Link Their Core Systems with SWIFT after PNB Fraud
At our Breakfast Briefing on the 26th March, industry leaders will discuss the market place for FinTech innovation and acceleration, the regulatory perimeter in which FinTech firms can operate and the legal considerations for embarking on FinTech solutions. We will also be joined by a FinTech firm that has gone through the process, giving valuable insight to their journey, and we will also look at RegTech solutions to maintain control of the new frontier of financial services.
Following on from the success of our Knowledge Series, we will be running a series of seminars focusing on key topics relevant for Compliance Staff of UAE Banks. The first of these seminars in Dubai on the 27th March is intended to provide insight into the key risks faced by Banks in the UAE and culminates in a practical look at risk mapping within your Bank.
This edition includes - FCA Enforcement PRIIPs Instrument, New Chairs of the FCA, Update on Pillar II Liquidity Reporting, The Functioning of the European Online Dispute Resolution Platform, CFT/AML Guidelines for PSPs, RBS Trade Fined Over Libor Rigging
This edition includes - Notification to Registered Asset Reconstruction Companies, Eleven NBFCs Surrender their Certificates of Registration to RBI, Benchmarking of Scheme’s Performance to TRI, RBI Puts Allahabad Bank Under PCA
This edition includes - DFSA and Central Bank of Bahrain Sign MoU, ADGM and Bahrain EDB Sign Region’s First MENA FinTech Agreement, UAE Removed from the EU Tax Blacklist, Kazakhstan Establish an International Financial Centre, KPMG Faces Probe Over Carillion Audit, HSBC Investigation Outcome Reached by US Department of Justice
This edition includes - DFSA Signs FinTech Agreements with Hong Kong Authorities, Amendments to DFSA Form Regarding CIR Returns, CNBC Unveils Plans for Middle East Headquarters in Abu Dhabi, ADGM Partners with Daman to Enhance Abu Dhabi’s Insurance FinTech, UAE Included in EU Tax Haven Blacklist, Dutch Subsidiary of Russia's Alfa Bank Raided in Money Laundering Inquiry
This edition includes - RBI Cautions Regarding Risk of Virtual Currencies including Bitcoins, SEBI Categorisation and Rationalisation of Mutual Fund Schemes, RBI Imposes Penalty on IndusInd Bank Limited and Syndicate Bank
This edition includes - FCA Approach to Authorisation, SM&CR Transition for Firms, PRA Rulebook Changes, ESMA Speech on Asset Management, Anti-Money Laundering Supervisory Review, Bluefin Fined £4m
This edition includes - Fifteen NBFCs Surrender Certificates of Registration to RBI, RBI Excludes Name of Commonwealth Bank of Australia from its Second Schedule, SEBI Imposes Fine on Aditya Birla Money