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Bank Secrecy Act
Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering Teleconference
FIL-39-2008
May 16, 2008


Summary: The FDIC's Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Section will conduct a teleconference on Thursday, June 5, 2008, to discuss the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) requirement to provide adequate independent testing as part of the BSA/AML compliance program. Information provided through the independent test can reduce the extent of review necessary and improve efficiency of the examination process.

Highlights:

  • A teleconference will be held on June 5, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. (EDT) to discuss the importance of adequate independent testing as part of the BSA/AML compliance program.
  • Those wishing to participate in the teleconference must register no later than 3:00 p.m. (EDT) on June 2, 2008.

    To register for the teleconference:

    A confirmation e-mail will be sent providing the teleconference number and the pass code.

  • Participants should call approximately 15 minutes prior to the teleconference start time using the telephone number and pass code provided in the registration e-mail. To ensure optimum reception, please mute (*6) your phone during the presentation.
  • Participants will have an opportunity to ask BSA/AML- related questions following the presentation. Questions may also be submitted via e-mail during the live broadcast to rac@fdic.gov.

Distribution:
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)

Suggested Routing:
Chief Executive Officer
BSA Compliance Officer

Related Topics:
Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering
Programs

Attachment:
None

Contact:
Review Examiner B. C. Hamilton at
SASFIL@FDIC.gov or (202) 898-3673

Printable Format:
FIL-39-2008 (PDF Help)

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Last Updated 5/16/2008 communications@fdic.gov