UK SANCTIONS PENALTY – BREACH OF EGYPT SANCTIONS BY TRAVELEX

On 24th May, HM Treasury issued a Notice saying that, on 8th March, OFSI issued a penalty against Travelex (UK) for contravention of the Egypt financial sanctions regulations.  The penalty, for a £204 transaction, was £10,000.

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/804021/Travelex_monetary_penalty.pdf

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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