Questions about offshore banking and offshore banking
Offshore banks and offshore banking raise many questions: what is offshore banking and how are offshore banks different from normal? What are the advantages of an offshore bank and what…

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The banking crisis in Europe: Deutsche Bank is just the tip of the iceberg
The banking crisis in Europe is gaining momentum. And although the facts of this destructive process are hidden, more and more moments become visible to others. This was particularly vividly…

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The reaction of the German banks mentioned in the “Panama scandal”
The day after the announcement of the "secret" documents of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca in the German newspaper "Munich" a statement by the German government appeared. This statement…

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Swiss accounts: how to open a Swiss bank account?
Swiss accounts are recognized as one of the most reliable and respected in the world. The richest and most famous people of the world keep their money in Switzerland. However,…

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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

How can a non-resident open an account in Europe without visiting a bank?

Today, a foreign bank account in a country with a reliable and well-organized banking system is an indispensable tool for both private and corporate individuals. Problems in the banking sector and crises in the home country, the risk of loss of assets due to criminal or legal prosecution, currency depreciation – these and other reasons make many people think about withdrawing money to a safer place.
The banking system of many European countries is well developed, reliable and well organized. Continue reading

Bank requirements for borrowers
Today, it is not only banks, but also small credit organizations that offer a small amount of cash in loans. Announcements appear on the Internet, on the street, on radio…

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