FCA reports on sanctions screening in UK banks

The Financial Conduct Authority has published a report on how banks in the United Kingdom control money laundering, terrorist financing and sanctions risks: “London’s position as a major financial centre could be severely affected if banks engaging in trade finance activity do not have appropriate systems and controls to prevent money laundering, terrorist financing and sanctions breaches from taking place”....

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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