Tag: SARS

SEC Charges Wells Fargo With Failing to File SARs

The Commission has an on-going program monitoring whether broker-dealers timely file suspicious activity reports or SARS with the Financial Crimes Network or FinCEN. Its most recent case in this area focused on the failure of a firm to properly file

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SEC Settles Another AML Action

The Commission has increasingly focused on anti-money laundering compliance and the filing of SARs. See, e.g., SEC v. Alpine Securities Corp., No. 1:17-cv-04179 (S.D.N.Y. Filed June 5, 2017). Earlier this year the agency filed an administrative proceeding against a broker

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