Tag: Money Laundering

Capital and Risk, Operational

5 Cyber Threats FinTech Companies Should Watch Out For

April 26, 2021

Via: TechBullion

FinTech companies have been gaining momentum since the beginning of the pandemic. They have significantly improved their services and even merged with the traditional banking methods. Major banks have integrated fintech into their existing systems to offer more options. So […]

Activity, Investment Banking

JPMorgan and Deutsche Bank Named in Money Laundering Report

September 21, 2020

Via: TheStreet

Bank shares were reeling Monday morning following a report charging that JPMorgan Chase (JPM) – Get Report, Deutsche Bank (DB) – Get Report and other financial services companies had defied money laundering crackdowns even after being fined by U.S. authorities. […]


EBA calls for EU-wide set of anti-money laundering rules

September 14, 2020

Via: Banking Technology

The EBA is responding to a call for advice issued by the European Commission (EC). It sets out how the EU legal framework needs a boost to tackle vulnerabilities linked to divergent national approaches. Under current guidelines, EU states have […]

Capital and Risk, Operational

Deutsche Bank Offices Are Searched in Money Laundering Investigation

November 29, 2018

Via: The New York Times

One hundred seventy officers searched the headquarters of Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt and five other sites in the area early Thursday as part of a money-laundering investigation involving hundreds of millions of euros, prosecutors in Frankfurt said. Two employees, who […]


Danske Bank Whistleblower Says U.S., European Banks Helped Launder Money

November 19, 2018

Via: Insurance Journal

The whistleblower who revealed suspected money laundering involving Danske Bank said on Monday that two major U.S. and one European banks were among several which had helped process suspicious payments. Payments totaling 200 billion euros ($228.5 billion) made through Danske […]


Danske Bank Faces U.S. Inquiry Over Money Laundering

October 5, 2018

Via: Banking Industry NY Times

COPENHAGEN — Danske Bank, which last month acknowledged failing to prevent suspected money laundering at its Estonian branch, has now drawn the attention of United States authorities. In a statement on its website, the Danish lender said it was cooperating […]

Activity, Trading

Bitcoin tumbles 9% after Japan watchdog orders exchanges to beef up practices against money laundering

June 22, 2018


Bitcoin prices fell roughly 9 percent Friday after Japan’s financial regulator ordered several cryptocurrency exchanges to improve their practices against money laundering. The digital currency was trading at $6,150, according to CoinDesk, breaking below $6,400 for the first time in […]


HSBC dodges US money laundering charges

July 13, 2016

Via: Banking Technology

HSBC has escaped charges of money laundering by US officials due to fears by the Department of Justice (DOJ) it might create a “global financial disaster”. A US Congressional report shows that UK officials, including Chancellor George Osborne, used their […]