New FATF Rules: KYC Technology is Critical for Compliance
In this month’s update, we’ll be taking a look at a major topic we covered in our Knowledge Base: the FATF’s updated draft guidance – and who and what may be affected by it.
Private fund managers need to balance a complex range of considerations in their operations – from risk and return on investment (ROI) to long-term investment strategies and compliance with financial regulations. In this article, we outline six key pillars of an AML & KYC strategy that can help fund managers realize their compliance goals.
Global regulatory body the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has released its updated draft guidance for VASPs. Proposing expanded definitions and methods for the regulation of Virtual Assets (VAs) and VASPs, it has asked stakeholders in the VA/VASP industry to provide feedback on the proposals as part of its mission to create a robust regulatory approach.