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12 September, 2021
By LEI Worldwide

EU Commission propose new AML/CFT Regulations featuring the LEI System

The European Commission have announced a long-awaited AML Package and new regulatory body to govern its implementation and compliance. The Legal Entity Identifier is chosen as a trusted means to identify counterparties to transactions. 

The European Commission have announced the long-awaited AML Package and new regulatory body to govern its implementation and compliance.

The package put forth aims to put in place a new watchdog called the EU AML Authority (AMLA) and draft a new single EU Rulebook for AML/CFT obligations.

A new EU regulatory watchdog has been proposed in order to ensure the private sector correctly and consistently applies EU AML rules.

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