Anti-Money Laundering II – The Irish context

The Department of Justice’s annual report on money laundering and terrorist financing, reveals almost 14,900 alerts were raised by banks in 2016. A number of banks and credit unions were fined for breaches of the law. The National Risk Assessment on Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing, stated that there were several sectors including retail banking and bureaux de change as being high risk.

This one hour lecture deals with AML in an Irish context and analyses the latest reports. The lecture will also assess which businesses are ‘high risk’ and analyse how businesses should change their practices in order to comply with the AML law.

The Irish Law Society (2018) states "Solicitors may complete this training by completion of the relevant 2 hours in either accounting or anti-money laundering compliance, or any combination thereof." 

Teaching method:  

Discontinued 2021.

Duration & pricing:

  • Net-Duration: 1 hour

To review scheduled booking options, please refer to: 2021 Legal CPD programme

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