- in the category: Regulatory Update: Middle East
This edition includes - Norwegian Regulator Fines Santander Bank $1 Million for Anti-Money Laundering Breach, ADGM Joins Network for Sustainable Financing, Global Financial Innovation Network Publishes Year Review Report, DFSA Makes Amendments to Rulebook.
This edition includes - DFSA Releases Dear SEO Letter Regarding FATCA Reporting Obligations, FRSA Enhances Guidance on Regulation of Crypto Asset Activities, Eight People Arrested for Operating Money Laundering Scheme Through Cryptocurrency, G20 Countries to Devise Crypto Standards.
This edition includes - DFSA Takes Action to Protect the Integrity of Islamic Finance, ADGM’s FSRA Fines Eshara Capital Ltd for Financial Reporting Violation, Oman Likely to Introduce Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law in 2019, Money Laundering Fines in the UK Increase by 91% in 2018
This edition includes - DFSA Hosts Financial Crime 2019 Conference, ESCA, ADGM and DFSA Launch Fund Passporting Legislation, ADGM Takes Part in Annual Privacy ‘Sweep’ to Contribute to Global Data Protection Compliance Efforts, CBB Allows Short-Selling and Lending of Securities, German Financial Regulator Issues Paper on Blockchain Securities Regulation
This edition includes - DFSA Suspends Licence of Morgan Gatsby Limited, ADGM & The Australian Securities and Investments Commission Sign Agreement to Enhance Collaboration, ADGM Courts Establish Digital Notary Public Office, EU Reject Proposed Blacklisting of Saudi Arabia, Iran Given Four Months to Tighten Laws Against Money Laundering
This edition includes - DFSA Enforces Fine in the UK Against Sanctioned Individual, ADGM Launches Sustainable Finance Agenda, Iran Approves Anti-Money Laundering Bill to Ease Foreign Trade, Transparency International Release 2018 Corruption Perception Index
This edition includes - DFSA Releases Consultation Papers, No.121, No. 122 and 124, ADGM Concludes 1st Industry E-KYC Utility Project with UAE Financial Institutions, CCL Curates Panel at the Central Bank of the UAE’s Strategy Retreat, CMCs to be Regulated by the FCA, Former NED Banned and Fined by FCA.
This edition includes - Key Changes Introduced by the New DIFC Companies Law Regime, DFSA Signs MoU with Bank Negara Malaysia, ADGM FinTech, FSRA Release Consultation Paper on Domestic Fund Passporting Rules, MENAFATF Hold Plenary Meeting, Transparency International Raise Concerns on German Real Estate Money Laundering.
This edition includes - DFSA Opens FinTech Innovation Testing Licence Second Cohort, ADGM Joins the WAIFC, UK to Introduce National Economic Crime Centre, ESMA Renews Restriction on CFDs for Further Three Months, ADCB Fined £25,000 for Authorisation Failures
This edition includes - DFSA Board Appoints Bryan Stirewalt as Next Chief Executive, DFSA Implement Amendments to Rulebooks, ADGM Launches New Commercial Licence for Tech Start-Ups, ING CFO Steps Down Following $900 Million Money Laundering Fine, €1.3m Irish Fine for Citibank
This edition includes - Abraaj Capital Limited – DFSA Update, DFSA and Monetary Authority of Singapore Sign FinTech Agreement, ADGM Seeks Market Response to Joint Consultation on Global Financial Innovation Network, ESCA Grace Period to Local Promoters of Foreign Mutual Funds Has Expired
This edition includes - DFSA Signs MoU with Astana Financial Services Authority, DFSA Fines Al Ramz and their Head of IT for Failures to Provide Complete Information, ADGM Launches Crypto Asset Regulatory Framework, Oman Tightens Controls on Remittance and Currency Exchange, Saudi Arabia CMA Approves First FinTech Licenses, FINRA Fines Robo-Advisor.