The Latvian Office for Prevention of Laundering of Proceeds Derived from Criminal Activity announced plans to adopt goAML software, a United Nations-developed system, that facilitates anti-money laundering compliance.
The Financial and Capital Market Commission of Latvia outlined technological developments and a new market regulation aimed at encouraging financial market participants to introduce innovative financial technologies, including contactless payments, biometric solutions and cloud computing services.
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The Financial and Capital Market Commission (FCMC) issued a fine against the Riga, Latvia-based financial institution for infringements of anti-money laundering (AML), counterterrorist financing (CTF) and proliferation financing rules.
Latvia’s Financial and Capital Market Commission issued a €57,217 fine against the Riga, Latvia-based financial institution for its anti-money laundering and counterterrorist financing failures related to a weak internal controls system.
|Compliant : 7||High : 0|
|Largely Compliant : 33||Substantial : 1|
|Partially Compliant : 0||Moderate : 8|
|Non-Compliant : 0||Low : 2|
Latvia's technical compliance was re-rated in a Jan. 22, 2020 follow-up report
|Rank : 29/110|
|Score : 4.61/10|
|Rank : 42/179|
|Score : 57/100|
|Rank : 65/133|
|Score : 59/100|