2018 Singapore Financial Crime Compliance Workshop


The BAFT Financial Crime Compliance Workshop – Singapore is a deep dive training on trade based money laundering (TBML) using the framework from the recently published ACIP* white paper titled, Best Practices for Countering Trade Based Money Laundering.

The paper provides recommendations on best practices and controls that may be implemented by a bank to combat TBML through documentary trade and high-level guidance on controls for open account trades. Attendees to this event are eligible for 6.0 CAMS credits and 6.0 CPD credits for CDCS Recertification.

*The Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism Industry Partnership (“ACIP”) is a joint government-industry partnership initiated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Commercial Affairs department (CAD) of the Singapore Police Force. It brings together the financial sector, regulators, law enforcement agencies and other government entities to collaboratively identify, assess and mitigate key and emerging money laundering and terrorism financing risks facing Singapore.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the workshop, attendees will:

  • Apply practical guidance to manage and control TBML
  • Understand key considerations in identifying TBML red flags
  • Identify roles and responsibilities of the three lines of defense
  • Learn industry best practices and controls related to governance and management oversight, due diligence policies and procedures, transaction surveillance, suspicious transaction reporting, training recommendations, and record keeping requirements
  • Get current approach to handling open account trade transactions

Who Should Attend

Those involved in transaction banking – product, sales/FI/coverage/relationship, operations, compliance personnel, providers, regulators, and others in the industry who deal with or need to know about AML, TBML and other aspects of financial crime.

Venue and Hotel Information

The Financial Crime Compliance Workshop – Singapore will be held at Enterprise Singapore (230 Victoria Street, Level 10, Bugis Junction Office Tower, Singapore 188024). BAFT does not have a block of rooms reserved for this event. However, the hotel listed below is close to the event.

Register for Financial Crime Compliance Workshop – Singapore today!

Member $400
Non member $500

Two ways to register

  1. Download and complete the registration form.
  2. Register online by clicking the registration button below.


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