26th August 2016
Sebi has eased curbs on over 250 entities against whom the regulator had taken action in three different cases of alleged misuse of stock market platform for tax evasion and suspected money laundering activities. The entities, which were barred from the securities market in three different cases, have now been… Read More
25th August 2016
A sessions court has acquitted Axact CEO Shoaib Ahmad Shaikh in a money laundering case. Shaikh, who also heads the BOL Media Group, had been in jail after being accused of illegally transferring Rs170m abroad. Two other accused in the case are on bail. Shaikh’s acquittal is being seen as… Read More
19th August 2016
The men are expected to appear in Craigavon Magistrates Court this morning Read More
18th August 2016
AUSTRAC, Australia's financial intelligence agency, is training a machine learning system to sift millions of transactions for criminal activity Read More
17th August 2016
The push for the next spike in Bitcoin price could come from Japan very soon. More exchange traders are joining the bandwagon and the market outlook says there has been a rise in the value amount of Bitcoin traded after the first half of this year. Following a… Read More
17th August 2016
Nithya Senani Samaranayake who has functioned as a director of two companies owned by Hambantota district MP Namal Rajapaksa, was yesterday ordered to be remanded until August 22 by a Colombo Court for her alleged involvement in money laundering amounting to Rs.45 million. On Monday, MP Namal Rajapaksa and Sudarsha… Read More
16th August 2016
OKCoin China has been ordered by a provincial court to pay a fine of 626,569 yuan as damages in a money laundering case Read More
12th August 2016
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has called on the EC to postpone plans to bring virtual currency exchanges and wallet providers under the scope of a new Anti-Money Laundering Directive. Read More
12th August 2016
For years, Tian Jia made the kind of returns on his money that investors in the rest of the world could only dream of. The 29-year-old Beijing-based programmer had $440,000 on deposit at the Hong Kong bitcoin exchange Bitfinex until last week and, on good days, would wake up to… Read More
9th August 2016
The UK’s gambling regulator has clarified its rules for digital currencies. In an update to its codes of practice issued this July, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) outlined how licensees can implement appropriate policies for so-called cash equivalents, a definition under which digital currencies are captured. The policy change appears to… Read More