PAYPAL FUNDS ACADEMIC RESEARCH ON ILLEGAL FIREARMS TRANSACTIONS

On 11 February, Reuters reported that PayPal Holdings Inc is teaming up with criminologists and experts at several universities to probe the payment systems used in the trafficking of illegal firearms in the US, to help financial companies and law enforcement understand what types of payment methods are used to finance illegal transactions and prevent them from taking place.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-paypal-guns/paypal-funds-academic-research-on-illegal-firearms-transactions-idUSKBN2052CE

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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