AML Conversations: Chief Security Officers need to be more proactive on issues of national security

By AML RightSource | September 13, 2022
Mark Freedman, CEO / Founder of Rebel Global Security and former Chief of Section in the Counter-Terrorism Bureau at the US State Department discusses the need for Chief Security Officers to be more proactive on issues of national security including cyber, terrorism, and other issues related to financial crime.  

AML Voices: KYC – Determining Beneficial Ownership

By AML RightSource | September 12, 2022
Our panel of experts discuss the challenges to determining beneficial ownership in the KYC process. They look at how the 1st and 2nd lines of defense need to work together to reach reasonable conclusion in this difficult area.

AML Conversations: A discussion with Guy Ficco, the newly appointed Deputy Chief of IRS-CI

By AML RightSource | September 8, 2022
Guy Ficco, Deputy Chief of IRS-Criminal Investigation, joins us to discuss his new role, the vast coverage of financial crime by the IRS, the importance of private-public partnership, and the facts about new IRS resources.  

AML Conversations: A Discussion With John M. Geiringer About His Newly Published Book

By AML RightSource | September 7, 2022
John Byrne chats with John M. Geiringer, of Barack Ferrazzano Financial Institutions Group, about the new book he edited and co-authored, Countering the Financing of Terrorism: Law and Policy, by the American Bar Association.   Save 20% on Countering the Financing of Terrorism: Law and Policy (americanbar.org)    To order, click on the link and enter the discount code: CFTLP20 at checkout to save. Discount ends December 31, 2022  

AML Voices: The Coming US Beneficial Ownership Registry

By AML RightSource | September 5, 2022
A key provision of the US Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2020 requires deploying a beneficial ownership registry. Our panel of experts discuss what the registry may look like, what challenges are faced in building an effective registry, and who will have access to it.

Financial Crime Compliance Experts Discuss Top AML Tech Trends and Related Process Improvements

By AML RightSource | September 2, 2022
At the Financial & International Business Association (FIBA) AML Compliance Conference, David McLaughlin, SVP, Head of Technology Integration at AML RightSource, was joined by a knowledgeable panel of experts including the head of AML modeling and analytics at PNC. The panel discussed technology trends and how they are impacting processes for the teams who have adopted them.

AML Conversations: Ramifications of the Public Attacks on the FBI by Elected Officials

By AML RightSource | August 29, 2022
Dennis Lormel, President of the Society of Former Agents of the FBI, discusses the ramifications of the public attacks on the FBI by elected officials in response to the search warrant issued to retrieve classified documents held by former President Trump. Lormel explains the legal process and the need for the AML community to continue supporting law enforcement from clear political attacks.  

AML Conversations: A Look into the IRS with Former Head of IRS CI

By AML RightSource | August 25, 2022
There have been outrageous comments made by “policymakers” about the IRS since the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act. AMLRS Chairman of the Advisory Board John Byrne talked to former IRSCI Chief Don Fort about the facts regarding the IRA funding, the mission of IRSCI, and the impact misinformation is having on staff. Here’s a taster of some of the questions discussed: Question: There have been questions and a lot of information (misinformation) out there about the substantial funding the IRS is going to get as part of the Inflation Reduction Act, $80B over 10 years. For example, “87,000 armed agents” is being repeated in the media. Remind us of the important work IRS-CI does Explain the facts around “87,000 armed agents?” Question: What’s your take of these statements in the media? Question: What’s the real-life impact to those working for IRS-CI from these types of comments? Question: IRS-CI works more than just tax cases - are there examples of cases that IRS-CI works that have broad national and international importance? Question: How will the IRS use this funding?  

AML Voices: KYC for High Risk Businesses and Newer Products

By AML RightSource | August 22, 2022
Our panel of experts discuss how an effective KYC program deals with higher risk customers and newer and evolving products. The look at a range products including, crypto products, DeFI, P2P, marijuana related businesses, and online gambling.

AML Conversations

Former FBI Supervisory Special Agent on the International Corruption Unit Debra LaPrevotte discusses her career work investigating global corruption...

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AMLRS Advisory Board Member Nicolas Choules-Burbidge, formerly a senior executive at the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions...

Jeff Pearlman, NY Times Best Selling Author of nine books and author of a new book, “The Last Folk Hero” about Bo Jackson, discusses the recent fraud...

Jenni Halleran,  the Head of Financial Crimes Investigations at Silicon Valley Bank, discusses her career path, growing up in a blue collar town, and...

Mark Freedman, CEO / Founder of Rebel Global Security and former Chief of Section in the Counter-Terrorism Bureau at the US State Department...

Guy Ficco, Deputy Chief of IRS-Criminal Investigation, joins us to discuss his new role, the vast coverage of financial crime by the IRS, the...

John Byrne chats with John M. Geiringer, of Barack Ferrazzano Financial Institutions Group, about the new book he edited and co-authored, Countering...

Dennis Lormel, President of the Society of Former Agents of the FBI, discusses the ramifications of the public attacks on the FBI by elected...

There have been outrageous comments made by “policymakers” about the IRS since the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act. AMLRS Chairman of the...

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