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JFSC BRA AND MLCO visit findings guidance and video briefing.


The JFSC has published and issued Key findings from JFSC examinations of

  • Business risk assessments and
  • The role of money laundering compliance officers. [MLCO]


  • Money laundering compliance officers and business risk assessments are essential in preventing financial crime.
  • They were also the focus of two JFSC thematic examination programmes last year.

Following these visits, the JFSC have published a video briefing and checklist.


  • Andrew Henson of the JFSC covers the key things individuals and companies should consider based on the x2 JFSC thematic visit and findings.


X2 JFSC thematic visit and findings detailed feedback papers:

·         The Role of the Money Laundering Compliance Officer

·         AML/CFT Business Risk Assessment and formal AML/CFT Strategy Feedback from 2022 Examinations

For more information about business risk assessments and the role of money laundering compliance officers, there are lots of resources on the JFSC website, including:

·         What is a Business Risk Assessment

·         Sections 2.3.1. and 2.6 of our handbook





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