SBP issues procedure for opening bank accounts of politically exposed persons

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued procedure for opening bank accounts of Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) and instructed banks to facilitate such persons without compromising due diligence process under anti-money... Read more »

Prize bonds, bearer instruments to be registered

KARACHI: Pakistani authorities have assured International Monetary Fund (IMF) of registering prize bonds and other bearer instruments to eliminate the use of these instruments in potential illegal activities and tax avoidance. Read more »

SECP holds awareness session for NPOs on AML/CFT

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has conducted an awareness session on Anti-Money Laundering (AML)/Counter-Terrorism Financing (CFT) in collaboration with of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP), a statement... Read more »