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  • AML 11.4 AML 11.4 Responsibilities of a MLRO

    • AML 11.4.1

      A Relevant Person must ensure that its MLRO implements and has oversight of and is responsible for the following matters:

      (a) the day-to-day operations for compliance by the Relevant Person with its AML policies, procedures, systems and controls;
      (b) acting as the point of contact to receive notifications from the Relevant Person's Employees under AML Rule 13.2.2;
      (c) taking appropriate action under AML Rule 13.3.1 following the receipt of a notification from an Employee ;
      (d) making Suspicious Activity Reports in accordance with Federal AML legislation;
      (e) acting as the point of contact within the Relevant Person for competent U.A.E. authorities and the DFSA regarding money laundering issues;
      (f) responding promptly to any request for information made by competent U.A.E. authorities or the DFSA;
      (g) receiving and acting upon any relevant findings, recommendations, guidance, directives, resolutions, sanctions, notices or other conclusions described in chapter 10; and
      (h) establishing and maintaining an appropriate money laundering training programme and adequate awareness arrangements under chapter 12.
      Derived from RM117/2013 [VER9/07-13]
      [Amended] DFSA RM196/2016 (Made 7th December 2016). [VER13/02-17]