Explore highlights from the 2021 True Cost of Financial Crime Compliance Study
Tailor an Effective Response to Today’s Costly Compliance Climate

Annual financial crime compliance costs in the U.S. are up 95% for mid/large financial institutions since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic to a total of almost $41 billion according to the LexisNexis® Risk Solutions 2021 True Cost of Financial …

The AML Act of 2020 and FinCEN Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Cryptocurrency
The AML Act of 2020 and FinCEN Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Cryptocurrency

Our recent post highlighted areas to focus on as the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Act of 2020 takes shape. One important provision of the Act deals with virtual currency and digital assets and could have potential far-reaching effects on the industry, …

The Corporate Transparency Act and Beneficial Ownership Requirements
The Corporate Transparency Act and Beneficial Ownership Requirements

Anonymous corporate structures designed to move and hide illicit wealth have long plagued the fight against money-laundering and counter-terrorist financing. Under the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), enacted in 1970, financial institutions are required to report certain transaction activities and subjects …