On 5th December the EU finally published its awaited list of “non-cooperative” jurisdictions.
See also accompanying Memo and Factsheet –
American Samoa, Bahrain, Barbados, Grenada, Guam, South Korea, Macao, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Namibia, Palau, Panama, St Lucia, Samoa, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, UAE
LATEST HM TREASURY ADVISORY NOTICE REGARDING THE RISKS POSED BY UNSATISFACTORY MONEY LAUNDERING AND TERRORIST FINANCING CONTROLS IN A NUMBER OF JURISDICTIONS
On 5th December, HM Treasury’s latest Advisory Notice was published. It refers to 2 statements issued by FATF in November 9these are annexed to the Advisory Notice).
“Marking the 50th anniversary of UN sanctions, this work examines the evolution of sanctions from a primary instrument of economic warfare to a tool of prevention and protection against global conflicts and human rights abuses”
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer provides excellent coverage of developments concerned with the UN Guiding Principles (aka “Ruggie Principles”) and includes a 3-part recap of the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights 2017.