5th MLD

aml and brexit

Will Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Still Apply After Brexit?

On the 31st December 2020, the UK will no longer be a part of the European Union, with or without a trade deal agreement in place. Whilst we anticipate that Brexit will affect regulatory compliance for many sectors, the full extent of the impact is somewhat unclear until negotiations have been finalised. In this article, we discuss the potential influence of Brexit on AML compliance and the 5th and 6th Money Laundering Directive. … Read More

5th mld and ubo

How the 5th MLD has affected beneficial owners and Companies House discrepancies reporting

Since the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5th MLD) came into force on the 10th January this year, there has been some confusion around reporting information to Companies House. Vanessa Richard explains it further. … Read More

Remote Verification: How Regulated Firms Can Protect Themselves & Thrive

In a digital world, your clients expect to be able to sign up instantly, anywhere at any time, in any case, so not being able to meet face-to-face shouldn’t be an issue. Regulated firms, who generally rely on face-to-face meetings, are facing a particularly tough time … Read More