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International news & developments - January 2017

 

UK Region

£500k combined penalties for Deutsche Bank by UK and US authorities.

RBS puts aside £3.1bn for US mortgages fine.

HSBC and UBS to move jobs away from London because of Brexit.

Former HBOS Manager found guilty of corruption and fraud.

Financial firms in talks with Amsterdam over relocation from London.

Gambling regulator to introduce tougher punishment for firms breaking responsible gambling rules.

 

EMEA Region

Latest developments of the Fifth EU Money Laundering Directive.

France – Art dealer accused of tax fraud and money laundering acquitted.

Volkswagen compliance chief quits over emissions scandal role.

France – Court postpones Obiang money laundering and corruption trial.

 

APAC Region

South Korea – Samsung executive facing bribery charges.

China – Leveraged trading in Bitcoins halted.

Indonesia and Thailand probe Rolls-Royce corruption claims.

 

US Region

Canada – Toronto-Dominion Bank in sanctions violations.

SEC charge two former Och-Ziff executives in relation to bribery scheme.

FBI financial crimes section focused on professional service providers.

Canadian bank fined for Iran sanctions violations.

 

LATAM Region

Peru – Arrest made in connection with Odebrecht bribery scandal.

Judge overseeing Brazil’s biggest corruption case dies in plane crash.

Panama – 17 charged with money laundering offences in relation to Odebrecht case.

 

Misc. 

Global banking reforms to avert another crisis hit by fresh delay

Corruption Perceptions Index 2016.

The Wolfsberg Group – Updated Trade Finance Principles.

 

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