1st webinar on role of AML compliance in correspondent banking concluded

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2019 0105 Fintelekt logo 01On February 21st, ABA held the first webinar for 2019 on “The role of AML Compliance in Corresponding Banking” hosted by Fintelekt Advisory Services. More than 260 bankers from 25 countries registered for the one-hour presentation featuring Shirish Pathak, Fintelekt Managing Director as host and Charan Rawat, Rabobank (India) Head of Compliance as guest speaker.

With more than 32 years experience in banking, Charan Rawat discussed the risks and compliance issues affecting the relationship with corresponding banking.

The final video of the webinar’s presentation has been uploaded in the Asian Bankers Association’s playlist in Youtube for reference. The webinar’s presentation in PDF format is also available and can be downloaded HERE. Registered participants can access the following link HERE to take an assessment test.

Participants who answer the test before March 4th will receive a Certificate of Participation.

The remaining three webinars (lasting one hour each) will continue to address key AML/CFT challenges within Asia. They will feature practitioners as well as subject matter experts, and provide a convenient virtual learning opportunity for AML compliance officers from the banking industry in Asia. The webinars for this year are scheduled as follows:

Webinar 2 – May 8: Why Continuous Monitoring is Critical for Trade-Based Money Laundering

Webinar 3 – July 10: Customer Due Diligence Challenges and Best Practices

Webinar 4 – December 4: New Payment Systems and Inherent AML Risks

For more information on future webinars, please visit http://fintelekt.com/webinars. Participation is free of charge.

About FINTELEKT

Fintelekt (www.fintelekt.com) specializes in research, consulting and education in banking, financial services and insurance, across India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh and other countries in South East Asia. It produces industry research, fosters dialogue and creates opportunities for knowledge sharing between senior executives from banking, financial services and insurance.

ABA therefore encourage banks to take advantage of the upcoming webinars on AML/CFT challenges within Asia. Should you have further questions, please write to aba@aba.org.tw

2 thoughts on “1st webinar on role of AML compliance in correspondent banking concluded

  1. Cheryl Chen

    To Whom It May Concern,
    I am Cheryl from Mega International Commercial Bank New York Branch. We are highly interested in the AML/CFT webinar 2019 series and we would like to attend the webinars but considering New York is in the different time zone, we could not attend the webinar at that time. Is there any way we can also receive the information delivered in the webinars? Is it possible we can have the audio or video records after the webinars?

    • mig moreno

      Hello Cheryl,
      The video of the presentation, the presentation in PDF format and the assessment can be accessed in the ABA website. (https://www.aba.org.tw/2019/02/26/7365/)
      The assessment’s deadline was extended to next Monday March 4th 2019.
      Thanks for your participation.
      Mig Moreno

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