Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Combating Terrorist Financing (CTF) Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

amlctf

Duration Duration

14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

none

Overview Overview

Audience

All Senior Management who need a working knowledge of AML / CTF and their prevention – and an awareness of the other relevant and current Financial Crime issues;

Format of the course

A combination of:

  • Facilitated Discussions
  • Slide Presentations
  • Case Studies
  • Examples

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, delegates will be able to:

  • Explain how AML and CTF might be prevented
  • Understand the major facets of AML and CTF as they apply to their companies and the national and international efforts being made to combat them
  • Define the ways in which a company and its staff should protect themselves against the risks of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing
  • Detail how a company might become a target for Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing: and explain which “red flags” might help them to identify, prevent and report any (suspicious or actual) criminal activity
  • Understand some of the other “hot spots” in Financial Crime

Course Outline Course Outline

Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Countering Terrorist Financing (CTF)

  • Understanding Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing
    • What are AML and CTF: and how do they work?
    • The Criminalisation of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing: and the types of crimes caught under the Financial Crime Prevention legislation
    • The expansion of Money Laundering from drugs to corruption to terrorism

The International Community’s response to AML and CTF

  • The International Community’s response to AML and CTF post-9/11
  • Especially the Financial Action Task Force (FATF):
    • Its membership categories (this can include a section on particular countries&rsquo membership)
    • Its 40 Recommendations for AML and a further 9 Recommendations on CTF
    • Its influence over domestic and international legislation

Compliance with Anti-Money Laundering Legislation

  • International Legislation and legislation applicable to the country where the course is being delivered
  • UK Regulations and Legislation (for comparison): principally The Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (POCA)

Compliance Strategies

  • Internal Controls, Procedures and Policies
  • Cooperation with the Authorities and the Regulators
  • Know Your Customer (KYC) and Identification and Verification (ID&V) Rules
  • Impact on Strategy, Client Relations and Human Resources

Recognising and Reporting Suspicious Transactions

  • Statutory Obligations
  • Identifying suspicious transactions
  • Internal and external reporting of suspicious transactions

Money Laundering Detection Techniques

  • Prevention, Detection and Due Diligence
  • Early-Warning Mechanisms

The Future

  • Where are today’s hotspots…?
  • What next for AML / CTF…?

Other Financial Crime Hotspots

  • Fraud
  • Information Security
  • Market Abuse and Insider Dealing
  • Sanctions

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Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
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Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
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The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From $3440
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Classroom Private Remote
1 $5740 $5740 $3440
2 $3310 $3235 $2085
3 $2500 $2400 $1633
4 $2095 $1983 $1408
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VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
BC, Vancouver Park PlaceMon, Jul 18 2016, 9:30 am$3440 / $5840
AB, Edmonton - First Edmonton PlaceMon, Jul 18 2016, 9:30 am$3440 / $6140
BC, Vancouver - YaletownTue, Jul 19 2016, 9:30 am$3440 / $5940
ON, Oakville - Glen AbbeyTue, Jul 19 2016, 9:30 am$3440 / $5800
AB, Calgary – One Executive PlaceWed, Jul 20 2016, 9:30 am$3440 / $5940

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