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Inactive Financial Institution Letters

Bank Secrecy Act
Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering Interagency Outreach
FIL-76-2006
August 18, 2006


Summary: Registration information is available for two nationwide conference calls to address changes to the FFIEC BSA/AML Examination Manual. The calls will be held on September 13 and 14, 2006, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon (EDT).

Highlights:
  • The federal banking agencies, along with the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, are holding two nationwide conference calls. The Office of Foreign Assets Control will also participate in these events.
  • The attached Outreach Fact Sheet provides the information necessary to electronically register for the date of choice. Registration will open on August 21, 2006, and close on September 6, 2006.
  • The conference calls will focus on the overall changes to the Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering (BSA/AML) Examination Manual (Manual) released by the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) on July 28, 2006, and updates to the corresponding online FFIEC BSA/AML InfoBase.
  • Banking organizations are encouraged to participate in these voluntary sessions. The agenda for each call is identical and includes an open question and answer period.
  • The revised Manual is located on the FFIEC BSA/AML InfoBase at: http://www.ffiec.gov/bsa_aml_infobase/default.htm

Distribution:
All FDIC-Insured Institutions

Suggested Routing:
Chief Executive Officer
BSA Compliance Officer

Related Topics:
Bank Secrecy Act
Anti-Money Laundering
Office of Foreign Assets Control

Attachment:
Outreach Fact Sheet
Outreach Fact Sheet - PDF 36k (PDF Help)

Contact:
Review Examiner Heather L. Basnett at
SASFIL@FDIC.gov or (202) 898-3673

Printable Format:
FIL-76-2006 - PDF 40k (PDF Help)

Note:
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Last Updated 8/18/2006 communications@fdic.gov