Reasons Why Verification Of Identity Is Crucial In Emerging Markets

In the film Face Off, John Travolta steals the identity of the antagonist by undergoing a face transplant. He could access everything that the opponent has by doing this. But in reality, one does not need a face transplant. As more and more transactions have moved online, getting the personal details of another person is good enough to gain access…

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OFAC and KYC Loom Large for Financial Institutions

 In the alphabet soup of government agencies, OFAC looms large for financial institutions. Sometimes considered one of “the most powerful yet unknown" government agencies, the Office of Foreign Assets Control—a part of the Treasury Department—enforces economic and trade sanctions in support of U.S. national security and foreign policy. Simply put, many bad actors attempt to realize their plans via financial…

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