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14 DECEMBER 2017
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Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Banks forced to reveal more details on security incidents
New rules for customers come into effect from August 2018
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Banks must change data policies post-Equifax

The Equifax data breach is in a class of its own. It compromised the personal data of 145 million people, equivalent to half the US population. The seriousness is exacerbated by the breadth of information stolen including names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses, some driver’s licence numbers and 209,000 credit card numbers.

Why does Equifax hold so much data?
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article thumbnail News - CybercrimeWednesday, 13 December 2017

Major banks adopt ‘isolation’ web browsing
JP Morgan leads US$40m investment round in malware blocker Read more ...

News - Bribery and corruptionTuesday, 12 December 2017

Lack of international cooperation hinders anti-corruption efforts
- Developed countries must do more, says Nigerian legal chief
- Swiss agree to repatriate last of stolen Abacha assets

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News - Bribery and corruptionThursday, 07 December 2017

Ghana gets special prosecutor to fight corruption
Appointee will be ‘independent’ of government control
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News - InvestigationsTuesday, 05 December 2017

Philippines bank officials suspended over US$35m fraud
FI ordered to set aside US$100m in capital Read more ...

News - ComplianceFriday, 01 December 2017

Big Data is transforming our compliance – Credit Suisse
Bank also deploys robots to carry out repetitive tasks Read more ...

News - InvestigationsThursday, 30 November 2017

Australia to investigate bank misbehaviour
Announcement after Big Four withdraw opposition to enquiry
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News - Money launderingWednesday, 29 November 2017

159 arrests in global action against money muling
Fifty-nine money mule organisers identified Read more ...

News - Cards and PaymentsTuesday, 28 November 2017

EC sets bank deadline for delayed PSD2 standards
Schedule for standards on strong customer authentication and third party access to bank data Read more ...

article thumbnail News - ComplianceMonday, 27 November 2017

Currencycloud names new compliance and MLRO boss
Former Lebara executive joins
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News - ComplianceFriday, 24 November 2017

Regulatory change is biggest compliance challenge
22 bank COs gives views in survey by regulator Read more ...

News - Cybercrime
Major banks adopt ‘isolation’ web browsing
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 13 December 2017

News - Bribery and corruption
Lack of international co-operation hinders anti-corruption efforts
Administrator - Tuesday, 12 December 2017

News - Bribery and corruption
Ghana gets special prosecutor to fight corruption
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 07 December 2017

News - Investigations
Philippines bank officials suspended over US$35m fraud
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 05 December 2017

News - Compliance
Big Data is transforming our compliance – Credit Suisse
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 01 December 2017

News - Investigations
Australia to investigate bank misbehaviour
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 30 November 2017

News - Money laundering
159 arrests in global action week against money muling
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Events - General
DT Fraud Conference 2018
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Events - General
FINSEC Banking Security Summit
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 28 November 2017

News - Cards and Payments
EC sets bank deadline for delayed PSD2 standards
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 28 November 2017

News - Compliance
Currencycloud names new compliance and MLRO boss
Maxine Wernick - Monday, 27 November 2017

News - Compliance
Regulatory change is biggest compliance challenge
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 24 November 2017

News - Court cases
Blockchain token for AML/CFT compliance
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 21 November 2017

News - Research
Bankers behind 67% of frauds
Maxine Wernick - Monday, 20 November 2017

News - Court cases
Singapore port fuel company charged with fraud
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 17 November 2017

News - Company news
UBS claims 74% fraud cut using AI
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 17 November 2017

News - Money laundering
US bans Chinese bank for North Korea links
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 16 November 2017

News - Risk
Banks form company to manage third party risk
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 15 November 2017

News - Compliance
Deutsche Bank names new head of global legal team
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 14 November 2017

News - Court cases
Former top Rio Tinto execs charged
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 19 October 2017

News - Public sector fraud
Charity coalition combines to fight fraud
Maxine Wernick - Monday, 23 October 2017

News - Regulation
DOJ reviewing future of Financial Fraud Task Force
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 26 October 2017

News - Cards and Payments
Lloyds introduces ’scam blocker’
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 02 November 2017

News - Public sector fraud
Misspending public money is top fraud risk area
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 09 November 2017

News - Cybercrime
Hackers use new Trojan to attack banks
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 03 November 2017

News - Investigations
Saudi banks in massive anti-corruption crackdown
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 08 November 2017

News - Cards and Payments
Banks to be more liable for push payments fraud
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 07 November 2017

News - Cards and Payments
Low key Trojan steals US$140K in bitcoin
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 02 November 2017

News - Insider dealing
Deutsche Börse CEO resigns over insider trading claims
Maxine Wernick - Monday, 30 October 2017

News - Cybercrime
Europol boss warns of growing cyberthreats to banks
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 10 November 2017

News - Money laundering
159 arrests in global action week against money muling
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 29 November 2017

News - Investigations
Australia to investigate bank misbehaviour
Maxine Wernick - Thursday, 30 November 2017

News - Investigations
Europol launches online investigations platform
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 31 October 2017

News - Regulation
“Pivotal moment” as PSD2 fraud reporting consultation closes
Maxine Wernick - Monday, 06 November 2017

News - Court cases
Singapore port fuel company charged with fraud
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 17 November 2017

News - Compliance
Big Data is transforming our compliance – Credit Suisse
Maxine Wernick - Friday, 01 December 2017

News - Research
Bankers behind 67% of frauds
Maxine Wernick - Monday, 20 November 2017

News - Risk
Banks form company to manage third party risk
Maxine Wernick - Wednesday, 15 November 2017

News - Court cases
Blockchain token for AML/CFT compliance
Maxine Wernick - Tuesday, 21 November 2017

article thumbnail Features - Data securityWednesday, 22 November 2017

Bank fraud & compliance teams face aftershocks from Equifax breach
The recent massive Equifax data breach is in a class of its own. In the new issue of Fraud Watch we ask industry experts about the repercussions for those of you working in fraud, compliance and AML. What new attacks and threats are your organisation likely to face, and what preventive actions must you take?
We are here to help you navigate this challenging environment.
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Features - ComplianceWednesday, 15 November 2017

Articles in the latest printed edition of Fraud Watch

– Equifax: Fraud and AML professionals face aftershocks from massive hack
– Financial regulators under pressure. How can they preserve their independence?
– The latest Trojan cyber-threats
– Russian courts used to block foreign corruption allegations - analysis
– The six criminal types that drive money laundering

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article thumbnail Features - RiskFriday, 21 July 2017

De-risking threat to financial integrity
FATF and G7 call for more balance to resolve contentious issue that threatens both inclusion and security of the financial system
Faced with increasing AML penalties and compliance costs in business areas such as remittances and charities, some banks have chosen to stop offering services to clients in these sectors. Read more ...

article thumbnail Features - ComplianceThursday, 30 March 2017

AML requirements: Are the stakes increasing?
Financial controls for AML continue to rise up the agenda for regulators on both sides of the Atlantic. Financial institutions in Europe must soon comply with the EU’s Fourth AML Directive, and new US regulations mean firms are increasingly required to put in place an ongoing review and improvement approach to AML monitoring.

Colin Bristow of SAS examines what the future holds for financial controls.
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article thumbnail Features - ComplianceMonday, 23 January 2017

Rolls-Royce: Finally some bragging rights for the SFO?
The £671m deferred prosecution agreement with the aero engine maker marks a successful end to the Serious Fraud Office’s  biggest ever investigation, argue Kelly Hagedorn and Jessica Veitch of legal firm Jenner & Block. Read more ...

 
     
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