Weekly Roundup: Bank of England Linked to Crime Group Trades, Senate Committee to Consider Szubin Nomination, and More

U.S. senators introduced a bill that would give the White House the authority to impose import restrictions on Syrian antiquities as part of an effort to fight terrorism financing, the Hill reported Wednesday. The Islamic State has profited by selling looted antiquities to dealers. More U.S. lawmakers are considering extending the Iran Sanctions Act and passing additional financial restrictions targeting entities that could see relief under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the Jerusalem Post reported. More In September, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs will consider the nomination of Adam Szubin as the U.S. Treasury Department's...