BET Entertainment Technologies Taps Accuity to Strengthen its KYC and AML Compliance Controls

BET Entertainment Technologies, a licensed online gambling company based in Portugal, has selected Accuity to boost its KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (anti money laundering) compliance controls to help it meet new regulation imposed on the Portuguese gambling industry by the local regulator, the SRIJ (Serviços de Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos).  BET Entertainment Technologies worked with its partner SSP, a Portuguese company specializing in... more Read more »

Modulr Appoints Contego to Carry Out Complex KYB and KYC Checks

Contego, the multi-source identity verification and risk-scoring platform, today announced that Modulr, an API platform that simplifies complex payment flows, has selected Contego to carry out checks on companies based in the UK and internationally to help ensure compliance with Know Your Customer (KYC) and Know Your Business (KYB) requirements. Read more »

Onfido Boosts Identity Verification Solution to Make KYC for Financial Services Even Easier

Onfido, the leading Identity Verification provider, will be showcasing enhancements to its machine-learning solution at Vegas Money 20/20 this week. Onfido’s newly-launched Software Development Kit (SDK) makes it even easier for customers to use its next-generation identity verification platform and verify that their customers are who they claim to be without needing to meet them face-to-face. Read more »

AI RegTech Firm Raises $8.2m Series A for AML Platform

 ComplyAdvantage, which uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to help firms manage compliance obligations and reduce costs, announced today an $8.2 million Series A funding round led by Balderton Capital. The funding will allow the RegTech firm to realise its ambitious growth strategy, and increase product penetration across Europe and North America, with the New York office officially opening this week. Read more »

Accuity Simplifies KYC with New Ultimate Beneficial Ownership Data

Understanding the risk that a financial counterparty represents to a financial institution is critical in deciding whether to continue to do business with an existing counterparty or to form a relationship with a new one. Having sight of the entities and individuals with an owning interest in a bank or financial institution (FI) is essential if they are to avoid dealing with sanctioned entities and comply with new regulations. Read more »

Kuflink Integrates Contego’s Multi-Source Identity Verification and Risk-Scoring Platform

Contego, the multi-source identity verification and risk-scoring platform, today has been appointed by Kuflink, the peer-to-peer lending platform, where loans are secured against UK based property, to carry out checks on individuals to help ensure compliance with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulation. As the P2P and property markets are experiencing ever greater regulatory scrutiny, implementing effective fraud mitigation and risk management is... more Read more »

EastNets showcases advanced anti-money laundering & terrorist financing solutions at Sibos 2016

EastNets, a leading global provider of compliance, payment and cloud solutions for the financial services industry, will unveil its advanced systems for countering money laundering and terrorist financing at the 2016 SWIFT International Banking Operations Seminar (Sibos), the latest edition of the world’s premier financial services event. The company will highlight its partnership with Dow Jones, the world's most trusted business news and... more Read more »

Luup Opts Contego’s Identity Verification and Fraud Reduction Platform

Contego, the multi-source fraud reduction platform, today announced that Luup, a leading provider of merchant services for internet and e-commerce businesses, specialising in cross-border payments, has selected Contego’s platform to carry out checks on companies and individuals based in the UK, Europe and North America to help ensure compliance with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements. Read more »

MoneyRouter - AML Software Set to Change the Face of Money Transfers Worldwide

Brought to market by Musa Jammeh and Taimoor Iqbal of Route Trading Ltd (an experienced UK financial services compliance professional, and a tech entrepreneur with a background in money transfer),MoneyRouter is the first instant verification system to help thwart money laundering. Read more »

Banca Akros Opts Itiviti’s FIX Testing and Onboarding Solutions

Itiviti, a world-leading technology provider for the capital markets industry, today announced that Banca Akros, the Milan-based investment and private banking arm of Banca Popolare di Milano Group, has selected an Itiviti FIX Infrastructure solution to improve efficiency, onboarding and operational service quality for its clients. Read more »

Pega Enhances Its CLM and KYC Apps

 Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the software company empowering the world’s leading enterprises with strategic applications for customer engagement, today announced enhancements to its industry leading Pega® Client Lifecycle Management (CLM) and Pega® Know Your Customer (KYC) applications that provide the industry’s first unified solution for managing both corporate and personal banking customer journeys. Read more »

CustomerXPs announces Real-time Intraday Liquidity Monitoring Solution for Banks in UAE to Achieve Basel III Deadline

Extreme real-time banking analytics specialist CustomerXPs' today announced its Clari5 real-time Intraday Liquidity Monitoring Solution for Banks - a packaged, ready-to-deploy solution to help banks in the UAE achieve timely compliance with BCBS 248 requirements for Intraday Liquidity Risk Management. Besides mitigating intraday liquidity risk, banks in the UAE can now expect complete compliance with the BCBS 248 regulation in time for the... more Read more »

Trulioo Boosts Global AML Watchlist Capabilities

Trulioo, the leading global identity verification company, today announced that it has enhanced its global AML watchlist capabilities for its flagship solution, GlobalGateway, to include extensive, country-specific sanctions lists and an enhanced PEP watchlist containing over one million entities worldwide. Read more »

SWIFT Institute Presents a Comparative Analysis of US Federal and EU-level AML/CTF

 The SWIFT Institute has released new research on the challenges of information statecraft for today’s global financial community. The report, ‘Multinational Banking and Conflicts among US-EU AML/CTF Compliance & Privacy Law: Operational & Political Views in Context,’ focuses on the duality between laws that seek to use data to protect the financial system and laws that seek to protect data privacy. Read more »

NICE Actimize Named Best Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Solution Provider

NICE Actimize  was ranked the Best Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Solution provider in Waters Magazine’s 2016 Rankings program, selected through a voting process conducted with the publication’s readers. In its fourteenth year, this year’s Waters Rankings awards competition consisted of a total of 30 awards divided among five categories, including trading services; trading tools; data management; compliance risk management and the back office... more Read more »


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