11 Oct '16, 1am

Singapore shutters Swiss private bank, fines DBS, UBS over 1MDB business

Singapore shutters Swiss private bank, fines DBS, UBS over 1MDB business

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has ordered Swiss wealth manager Falcon Private Bank to cease operations in the city-state over lapses related to handling fund flows with scandal-hit Malaysian sovereign fund 1MDB. The move comes after MAS - Singapore's central bank - in May ordered the shutdown of another Swiss private bank, BSI, and subsequently charged people in connection with the probe and froze assets linked to 1MDB. MAS also on Tuesday imposed financial penalties on local banking giant DBS Bank and the Singapore branch of Swiss bank UBS for breaches of the city-state's anti-money-laundering (AML) requirements. "Falcon Bank has demonstrated a persistent and severe lack of understanding of MAS' AML requirements and expectations," MAS said in a statement. "Taking into account the totality of Falcon Bank's conduct, MAS' assessment is that the merchant bank will...

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