Jonathan Fisher QC comments in the FT about NatWest AML Prosecution

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The FCA has today announced that it is prosecuting NatWest for breaches of the Money Laundering Regulations relating to customer due diligence. This marks the FCA’s first criminal prosecution of this kind and is a signal to companies of all sizes of a new era in anti-money laundering enforcement. Jonathan Fisher QC today commented on the prosecution and its implications for regulated entities of all kinds as the news broke.

www.ft.com/content/df2aea12-265e-4a71-aead-bef65eb78ec7 (paywall)

www.financialreporter.co.uk/regulation/fca-launches-criminal-proceedings-against-natwest-over-aml-failures.html

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