FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Madison, Wis. (November 6, 2015)— Credit Union National Association is proud to announce that CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference, in partnership with the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS), has been officially accredited by the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS). Those who attend the conference will now earn credits towards ACAMS’ Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) designation.
“This accreditation is validation of our efforts to provide comprehensive AML education to credit unions,” says Tracy Blaske, instructional design manager of compliance at CUNA. “We thank ACAMS for this honor and will continue to refine and enhance CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference in the years to come.”
Starting with this year’s CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference—November 15-18, 2015 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.—attendees will receive 20 credits towards the CAMS designation. CAMS is widely considered the gold standard of AML certifications and is recognized by private institutions, governments and law enforcement.
Hosted in partnership with the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS), the CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference includes four days of high-impact sessions containing crucial, up-to-date information on Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) compliance. Attendees are joined by representatives from major government agencies as well as state examiners and attorneys.
To learn more about CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference, visit events.cuna.org/bsa.
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