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It is said to have been one of the hottest summers in Germany since weather records were kept - the heated atmosphere in the money laundering sector is unlikely to have helped ease the situation. Ther...
Author(s): Alicia Hildner, Daniel Travers, Moritz Pellmann
Given the exceptional scale and speed with which sanctions were implemented against Russia by the UK Government, the FCA and the Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) were expected initi...
Author(s): Oliver Hamill, Christopher Robinson, Sarah Robinson
The Financial Markets Standards Board (FMSB) believes so. Or at least the recent FMSB report indicates that there are common broad behaviours that feature in market misconduct over time and across jur...
Author(s): Simon Orton, Thomas Clark, Sharon Grennan
The 2022 Queen’s Speech contained details of two proposed Bills that will impact the financial services community.The Financial Services and Markets Bill aims to deliver on the Government’s vision for...
Author(s): Claudia Rugue
European AML legislative package - An overview
FS market conduct #4: a look at insider dealing and trading on inside information
The UK Pension Schemes Bill: the Bill in the context of the increasing criminalisation of corporate activity
US Executive Order Prohibiting US Investment in Chinese Companies: Key Takeaways
FS market conduct #3: a look at market manipulation enforcement in the US, Hong Kong and Germany
FS market conduct #1: double jeopardy – where market misconduct and anti-competitive behaviour meet
US Response to China and Hong Kong: Recent events, potential future actions, and what it means
Global AML trends, developments and practical lessons from recent money laundering investigations