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The South African Reserve Bank issued a financial penalty against the Johannesburg, South Africa for its failure to comply with the Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001, as amended, in particular the anti-money laundering and counterterrorist financing requirements.
The South African Reserve Bank imposed an administrative penalty against the Western Cape, South Africa-based insurance company for violations of the Financial Intelligence Centre Act of 2001 in light of weaknesses in the company’s anti-money laundering controls.
|Compliant : 3||High : 0|
|Largely Compliant : 17||Substantial : 0|
|Partially Compliant : 15||Moderate : 8|
|Non-Compliant : 5||Low : 3|
|Rank : 87/141|
|Score : 4.83/10|
|Rank : 70/180|
|Score : 44/100|
|Rank : 58/133|
|Score : 56/100|