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Changes Coming With Anti-Money Laundering Requirements
Posted on 31 Jan 2012 by Doug Cornelius

James H. Freis, Jr., Director of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, let us know that his agency is working on anti-money laundering requirements for investment advisers. At a November 15, 2011 speech at the American Bankers Association/American... Read More

FinCEN Proposes More Extensive Customer Due Diligence Obligations
Posted on 27 Aug 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

by Keith R. Fisher As part of the U.S. Treasury Department’s ongoing efforts to combat all forms of illicit financial activity, from terrorist financing and sanctions evasion to more traditional financial crimes (including money laundering, fraud... Read More

New Anti-Money Laundering Requirements for Non-Bank Mortgage Lenders and Originators
Posted on 9 Feb 2012 by Doug Cornelius

Private Equity has been siting on the fringes of Anti-money laundering regulation for many years. It's still illegal to be involved in money laundering and fund managers should be taking some steps to protect themselves and to identify problems... Read More