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The effective date to start making declarations of currency or berear negotiable instruments is the 1st March, 2017

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    The 6th February, 2017 appointed as the date in which the Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act, 2016 shall come into operation


The Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG) undertook the mutual evaluation of Lesotho in November-December 2010.

   

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The Financial Intelligence Unit is established by the Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act 4 of 2008 as a juristic person to act as a central national agency responsible for receiving, requesting, analyzing and dissemination to law enforcement agencies and supervisory bodies disclosures of financial information concerning suspected proceeds of crime and alleged money laundering and terrorist financing offences with the aim to combat money laundering, terrorist financing and related financial crimes.

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    Functions


    The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) is a national central agency that receives financial information from accountable institution analyses such information and where a money laundering or terrorist financing offence is suspected to have taken place disseminates the disclosure of information to law enforcement agencies for investigation and possible prosecution

Financial Intelligence Unit - Lesotho