Flows of illicit money can damage the integrity, stability and reputation of the financial sector, and threaten the internal market of the Union as well as international development. Money laundering, terrorism financing and organised crime remain significant problems which should be addressed globally, but also at a European Union level.
Global efforts are made fight money laundering and terrorist financing. Following the FATF 40 Recommendations which are the globally recognized international standards against money laundering and terrorist financing, the European Union has issued up to date 6 anti-money laundering directives that Member States are required to transpose the relevant directives in their national legislation. The program will cover the main updates of the 4th, 5th and 6th AML directives which are now into force and will equip the participants with the knowledge and skills required to perform business-wide but also individual customer risk assessments and apply appropriate Customer Due Diligence measures.
The programmes will:
Who Should Attend
Industry Expert | Anna Stylianou
Anna has extensive experience in the financial industry in the field of regulatory compliance. She has worked for many years in the banking industry and has served as a member of the Board of Directors in entities supervised by the Central Bank of Cyprus and CySEC.
Through her long-term experience she has obtained a thorough understanding of the overall financial services regulatory requirements, ensuring that regulated entities implement appropriate policies and procedures to comply with regulatory obligations especially in the field of AML.
Furthermore, Anna has worked with reputable lawyers in the legal industry and acted as an independent trusted advisor for cases and projects in the areas of her expertise.
She is a holder of a BSc (Hons) in the Retail Financial Services and has an Associateship from the London Institute of Banking and Finance (ALIBF). Anna is also certified by CySEC with the Advanced and AML Certification, a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a certified trainer by the Human Resource and Development Authority (HRDA).
The programme is designed to deliver knowledge, consolidate, and enhance participants’ knowhow and skills via presentations, case-studies and practical examples.
The use of interactive case studies will help participants to think critically about scenarios that will be relevant to their respective roles and organisations.
This programme may be approved for up to 5 CPD units in Financial Regulation & AML. Eligibility criteria and CPD Units are verified directly by your association, regulator or other bodies which you hold membership.
€180.00The above fee is subject to 19% VAT
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Day 1: November 02, 2021 | 14:00-19:30
Start time: 14:00 EEST
End time: 19:30 EEST
Coordinates: 5 | Duration: 5 hrs
Directions: Anna Stylianou (view the trainer's bio below)