Deloitte Japan agreed to pay $2mn to settle charges related to audit reports it issued while dozens of its employees maintained financial relationships with the audit client.
A former FX options and futures trader has received a 2-year suspended sentence for falsifying entries in Deutsche Bank's internal records.
The latest penalties involve banks' non-compliance with RBI directions on the monitoring of borrowers' end use of loan funds, as well as failures related to KYC/AML compliance.
Operators of underground banks engaging in illegal forex trading and cross border transfers will face up to 5 years imprisonment, more in the most serious cases.
APRA details the work already underway to implement the Recommendations and confirms it is examining the 12 matters referred by the Royal Commission.
Commissioner Hayne said in his Final Report that NAB “stands apart” from the other major banks and questioned whether its senior leadership was capable of reforming the bank’s culture.
SEBI has asked the BSE and NSE to boost intra-day surveillance to check unusually volatile stocks for possible manipulation.
The Final Report on Australia's Royal Commission packs a swift and powerful punch which may well be felt for some time, says public policy specialist Matthew Chan.
Bangladesh Bank has filed a $66mn lawsuit against Philippines-based RCBC and others over the 2016 bank heist, where hackers stole $101mn from its account with the New York Fed.
China’s central bank has set up a new macro-prudential management bureau to monitor financial systemic risks, draft rules and advise on currency issues.