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Ask a CCO: How has your company prioritized data privacy compliance?

2021-03-05T13:44:00+00:00By Compliance Week

Five senior compliance practitioners tell us how their companies have reacted to recent privacy legislation like the GDPR, CCPA, and other state regulations in the pipeline.

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Ex-undercover agent Robert Mazur to share first-person AML lessons at CW event

2021-03-04T22:07:00+00:00By

Robert Mazur, the famous undercover agent portrayed in the 2016 film “The Infiltrator,” will be the keynote speaker on Day 2 of Compliance Week’s upcoming financial crimes event, to be held virtually March 30-31.

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Video: Google ad change a boon for privacy; red flags apparent in Greensill downfall

2021-03-04T21:55:00+00:00By Compliance Week

Aaron Nicodemus acknowledges Google’s decision to stop selling ads based on user browsing history as a good first step, while Kyle Brasseur laments apparent red flags ignored in the seemingly impending collapse of Greensill Capital.

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e-Book: AML: New U.S. regulation to start the year off

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Congress has passed a defense bill that contains amendments with big ramifications for AML, including new requirements around beneficial ownership and a new Bank Secrecy Act whistleblower program at the Treasury.

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e-Book: Financial services roadmap: Know Your Customer

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Risk and compliance leaders in financial services should download this e-Book from CW and WorkFusion for better “Know Your Customer” oversight.

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Biden influence apparent in SEC 2021 examination priorities

2021-03-03T21:12:00+00:00By

The long-awaited 2021 examination priorities of the Securities and Exchange Commission were released Wednesday, with climate- and ESG-related risks unsurprisingly among areas that will receive enhanced focus.

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Study: Goodwill impairments drop in 2019; spike projected in 2020

2021-03-03T19:55:00+00:00By

Goodwill impairment recorded by U.S. public companies fell 10 percent from 2018 to 2019, according to Duff & Phelps’ latest study. An early look at 2020 figures suggests a big rise in next year’s results as a result of the pandemic.

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More than a CCPA clone? Virginia passes nation’s second comprehensive privacy law

2021-03-03T16:02:00+00:00By

In what might be a sign of things to come for data privacy legislation nationwide, Virginia passed the country’s second comprehensive data privacy law. How does it stack up to its peer in California?

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Gary Gensler (SEC), Rohit Chopra (CFPB) play it safe at confirmation hearing

2021-03-02T22:10:00+00:00By

There were few surprises Tuesday during the Senate confirmation hearing for President Joe Biden’s nominations to lead the SEC (Gary Gensler, pictured) and CFPB (Rohit Chopra).

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