The U.S. Federal Reserve and the New York Department of Financial Services said China’s second biggest bank has to improve its anti money-laundering practices and do more due diligence on customers.… Continue Reading
Israel’s Bank Leumi will pay $270 million to resolve federal charges and $130 million to settle New York regulators’ allegations that it helped U.S. taxpayers hide assets and income in unreported accounts in Israel and around the world.… Continue Reading
Two years after state and federal authorities punished British bank Standard Chartered for doing business with sanctioned countries like Iran, it has once again become the subject of an investigation for failing to weed out other risky transactions.… Continue Reading
New York state’s top financial regulator plans to propose rules this year regulating Bitcoin businesses operating in the state.
This would make New York the first state to do so, and given the state’s prominence as a financial hub, it’s a big step for the virtual currency.… Continue Reading