On 26th July, the Law Society Gazette reported that the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) in England & Wales has seen a 43% rise in reports of possible money laundering. In the first 9 months of 2018 it received 218 money laundering reports, compared with 152 in the same period in 2017, a ‘significant’ increase according to the SRA. This information is contained in the SRA report: “Upholding Professional Standards 2017/18”.
The report is available at –
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