Questions to ask a banker before investing
A private bank, managing other people's assets rarely takes a large commission. Often we are talking about 1-2% per annum of the size of the assets. The proposal looks tempting,…

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Interesting facts about the banks of the world
The more familiar word "bank" originated in Italy. The indigenous population gave usurers securities and money in the hope of their return. If the money changers went bankrupt, then they…

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economy as a whole

Know your customer: this is why banks WILL ask you awkward questions

Banks are fined hundreds of millions of dollars for insufficient customer verification. This is exactly what happened with the largest bank in Pakistan, which received a $ 225 million fine and is now forced to close a branch in New York.
In early September, Habib Bank, which is the largest in Pakistan, was sentenced in New York. According to the Department of Financial Services, the bank did not conduct sufficient customer audits that are required by New York law. The bank was fined $ 225 million for not combating money laundering and financing terrorism, for ignorance in an adequate form of reporting, and they demanded to close the branch in the city. Continue reading

Deutsche Bank leaves Latvia
Recently, Deutsche Bank has received several heavy blows to its reputation and pocket. He was accused of helping with money laundering, fraud and tax evasion. And then they wrote out…

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