Risk-Based AML/CFT Approach in the UAE: Key Elements

Risk-based vs. rule-based approach A risk-based decision-making approach is proactive and does not rely on a checkbox. A rule-based approach, on the other hand, is based on using a set of predefined rules to determine the best course of action. A rule-based approach is not adaptable to changing circumstances, whereas a […]

Why should you pay attention to AML compliance in UAE

Why should you pay attention to AML Compliance in UAE

  Oversight of the UAE’s national risk assessment process is provided by the National Committee to Combat Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism and Illegal Organizations (NAMLCFTC). In accordance with its obligations under the Financial Action Task Force Standards, the UAE identifies and assesses money laundering and terrorist financing risks. The […]