The Importance Of KYC and AML Compliance in the APAC Region

$609 million -this is how much companies in the Asia-Pacific region were fined for not complying with KYC, AML and sanctions from 2008 to 2018. As regulators in the APAC region increase their focus on fighting financial crime, the importance of Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) compliance has risen. India, Hong Kong, Singapore, the Philippines and Australia-…

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Know Your Customer (KYC) Procedures For Banks In 2020

With more people choosing to conduct financial transactions through net banking or via a bank’s mobile app as compared to physically visiting a branch of the bank, Knowing Your Customer (KYC) has become more important than ever before. This refers to the processes followed by banks to verify the identity of a customer. KYC norms themselves have had to be…

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