SEBI identified instances where trading participants were consistently making losses on stock options trading, only to reverse the losses later in the day or the next day.
Sri Lanka's FIU has revealed that two banks and one finance company were penalised in 2019, and two other finance companies in 2020.
Apical Asset Management lacked basic AML/CFT controls despite complex ownership structures used by some of its clients. Its two directors were reprimanded.
Najib Razak was found guilty of three counts of criminal breach of trust, three counts of money laundering and one count of abuse of power.
Westpac says it failed to report about 175,000 transactions to AUSTRAC as required, and may have filed 365,000 TTRs incorrectly.
The 62-year-old Barry Cheung was found guilty a week earlier of conspiracy to defraud the SFC into letting HKMEx keep its licence to provide automated trading services in Hong Kong.
A lot of countries may have strong AML/CTF systems in place, but in practice they are not working, says a new report from the Basel Institute on Governance.
The syndicate's ringleader is alleged to have enlisted financial industry experts and former bankers to operate and facilitate the A$17mn tax fraud.
Malaysia will drop all criminal charges against Goldman Sachs in exchange for a $2.5bn cash payment and help recovering an additional $1.4bn from 1MDB-related assets seized globally.
Optimus Asset Management CEO Kim Jae-hyun misappropriated investor funds to personally invest in stocks, futures and options since 2018.