Casinos and money laundering

Casinos are a dream vehicle for the money launderer with dirty notes to absorb into the system. Money goes in and out of casinos with such speed and in such quantities that regulators and cashier struggle to track it efficiently. That is why the law places great reporting burdens on …

Singapore tightens up

Singapore is set to beef up its guidelines against money laundering and terrorist finance. The country’s regulator has announced plans to revise its guidelines regulating financial institutions and the fight money laundering and the funding of terrorism. These will complement the government’s latest laws, passed in 2002, to combat criminal …