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According to the regulator, the Banking Corporations Sanctions Committee on anti-money laundering and counterterrorist financing issues fined the Tel Aviv, Israel-based bank for its failure to report unusual transactions to the Israel Money Laundering and Terror Financing Prohibition Authority.
The Banking Corporations Sanctions Committee of the Bank of Israel imposed a monetary penalty against the credit card company based in Tel-Aviv, Israel for violating multiple requirements of the Prohibition on Money Laundering Law, 5760-2000.
|Compliant : 17||High : 3|
|Largely Compliant : 17||Substantial : 5|
|Partially Compliant : 5||Moderate : 3|
|Non-Compliant : 0||Low : 0|
|Rank : 130/141|
|Score : 3.62/10|
|Rank : 35/180|
|Score : 60/100|
|Rank : 38/133|
|Score : 59/100|