Beneficial ownership information for legal persons is the information referred to in the interpretive note to Recommendation 10, paragraph 5(b)(i). Following a White Paper consultation in June-August 2021 on a number 25 (c) Effective information gathering and investigation (i) Countries should ensure effective cooperation, coordination and information- any persons owning more than a certain We welcome the proposals by the FATF to increase the transparency of beneficial ownership of legal persons and agree this is important in the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing.

Summary; Overview; Draft Amendment Text to R.24 and INR.24 OO is pleased to contribute to the public consultation on revisions to the FATF Recommendation 24. The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is considering proposals for amendments to Recommendation 24 and its Interpretive Note on the transparency and beneficial ownership of legal persons. School University of the South Pacific, Fiji; Course Title ECONOMICS MICROECONO; Uploaded By prasadrevti555; Pages 138 This preview shows page 91 - 93 out of 138 pages. In revising its Recommendation 24 and interpretive note, while we support the overall objective of these revisions within the broader financial sector, we would note that certain proposed revisions to paragraph 15 may inadvertently encompass the use of intermediaries in the subscription and distribution of investment funds. Interpretive Note to Recommendation 24 (Transparency and beneficial ownership of legal persons) | International Standards on Combating Money Laundering and the Financing of Con.olling shareholders as referred to in, paragraph 5(b)(i) of the interpretive note to Recommendation may be based on a threshold, e.g. We help people understand the issues families face in this area and promote best practice, professional integrity and education to our members. The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) just adopted its Interpretive Note to Recommendation 15, recommending member jurisdictions to regulate and monitor virtual asset service providers for anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing purposes. FATF Recommendation 24: Regulation and Supervision Interpretative Notes General 1. 24. Statutory interpretation is the process by which courts interpret and apply legislation. Interpretive Note to Recommendation 24 (Transparency and Beneficial Ownership of Legal Persons) 1. EFAMA welcomes the work of the FATF in reviewing and reinforcing its existing recommendations to ensure that these remain fit for purpose in tackling global financial crime. Reference in this document to countries should be taken to apply equally to territories or These changes will require countries to prevent the misuse of legal persons for money laundering (ML) or terrorist financing (TF) and to ensure that there is adequate, accurate and up-to-date All proposed amendments, including the ones agreed at the October PDG, are coloured in red, with additions underlined and deletions struck-out . INTERPRETIVE NOTE TO RECOMMENDATION 23 DNFBPS OTHER MEASURES 1 Lawyers notaries.

UK Govt publishes The Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022. interpretive note to recommendation 7 (targeted financial sanctions related to proliferation) a. objective 1. In summary: requirements of this Recommendation. Open Ownership response to FATF consultation on revisions to Recommendation 24 and the Interpretive Note. Revisions to Recommendation 24 and the Interpretive Note Public Consultation The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is considering proposals for amendments to Recommendation 24 and its Interpretive Note on the transparency and beneficial ownership of legal persons.

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[1] Beneficial ownership information for legal persons is the information referred to in the Glossary and should cover all natural persons that have either ownership, control or benefit from a legal person, without applying thresholds. More specifically, in October 2018 financial activities involving VAs were explicitly included in the scope of the FATF Recommendations and in June 2019 an Interpretive Note to Recommendation 15 (New Technologies) provided some further clarifications [28, 30].

World Council of Credit Unions, Inc. 99 M Street SE, Ste 300, Washington, DC 20003 +1-202-638-0205 +1-202-638-3410 The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is considering proposals for amendments to Recommendation 24 and its Interpretive Note on the transparency and beneficial ownership of legal persons. Sometimes the words of a statute have a plain and a straightforward meaning. Created: 09 March 2022. Draft Amendment Text to R.24 and INR.24 Note on formatting: The current text of the Recommendation and Interpretive Note are shown in normal black text. Recommendation 24: The reference to alternative mechanism in the Recommendation text should emphasise that the alternative mechanism needs to be similar or produce effects that are similar to a register. It should be read in conjunction with Recommendation 1 and its interpretive note, which explains FATFs risk-based approach to countering money laundering and terrorist financing. Note revision and the Best Practice Paper on Combating the Abuse of Non-Profit OrganisationsOrganizations (Recommendation 8). In revising its Recommendation 24 and interpretive note, while we support the overall objective of these revisions within the broader financial sector, we would note that certain proposed FATF Plenary Outcomes 14 -17 June 2022. Some amount of interpretation is often necessary when a case involves a statute. 1 The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) adopted amendments to Recommendation 24 and its Interpretive Note on March 4 th, 2022. Competent authorities should be able to obtain, or have access in a timely fashion to, adequate, accurate and current information on the beneficial ownership and control of companies and other legal persons (beneficial ownership information. A scientific theory is an explanation of an aspect of the natural world and universe that has been repeatedly tested and corroborated in accordance with the scientific method, using accepted protocols of observation, measurement, and evaluation of results.Where possible, theories are tested under controlled conditions in an experiment. ICAEW REPRESENTATION 115/21 REVISIONS TO RECOMMENDATION 24 AND THE INTERPRETIVE NOTE - PUBLIC CONSULTATION ICAEW 2021 2 KEY POINTS 1. NCA publishes glossary codes and reporting routes for SARs. 4 See, Public consultation on FATF's Recommendation 1 and its Interpretive Note Interpretive; Note to Recommendation 1; B. FATF released a statement on 4 March confirming the adopted amendments to Recommendation 24 and its Interpretive Note which require countries to prevent the misuse of legal persons for money laundering (ML) or terrorist financing (TF) and to ensure that there is adequate, accurate and up-to-date information on the beneficial ownership and control of legal Financial Crime & AML/CFT, FATF - Financial Action Task Force, Recommendations, 2012 Recommendations Financial Crime & AML/CFT, Money Laundering Regulation.

HMT consultation on proposals to make some time-sensitive updates to the MLRs. 22 August 2019. Following a White Paper consultation in June-August 2021 on a number of key policy areas, the FATF has analysed the views received from various stakeholders in considering the

Recommendation 7 requires countries to implement targeted financial sanctions 14 to comply with United Nations Security Council resolutions that require countries to freeze, without delay, the funds or other assets of, and to ensure that no

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We welcome revisions of the Interpretive Note and Best Practices Paper, to avoid R8 being a tool for shrinking financial, operational and political space of NPOs in particular and of civil society in general.

Law Society AML-CFT Practice Note; Legal professional privilege and confidentiality general position; Legal Professional Privilege and Confidentiality issues post-PoCA 2002; Confidentiality issues, Conflict of Interest, and Reporting post Bowman v Fels; Client Care Letters, LPP and Reporting; Constructive Trust issues revisions to Recommendation 24 and the Interpretive Note About Us STEP is the worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations. Publication date: 01 December 2021; Report contents Contents. Recommendation 8 and its interpretive note describe the ways in which countries should counter the financing of terrorism in the nonprofit sector.

In circumstances not amenable to EBA publishes Guidelines on role and responsibilities of the AML/CFT compliance officer. Following a White Paper consultation in June-August 2021 on a number of key policy areas, the FATF has analysed the views received from various stakeholders in considering the Appropriate authorities should be able to apply effective, proportionate and dissuasive sanctions for violations by NPOs or persons acting on behalf of these NPOs. Interpretive Note 24: Paragraph 7, caput, new footnote (now 13): A countrys decision on what form of register or