MAS conducted thematic inspections on enterprise-wide risk assessment on money laundering and terrorism financing (EWRA) in 2020. This paper highlights inspection observations and MAS’ supervisory expectations of effective EWRA frameworks and processes that financial institutions should benchmark themselves against.
Incentive Structures in the Banking Industry – Fostering Sound Behaviour and Conduct
MAS conducted a series of thematic inspections on incentive structures of selected banks in 2018 to assess how banks’ incentive structures were aligned with prudent risk-taking and ethical behaviour. This information paper highlights good practices and illustrative examples observed from the inspections. It also sets out the desired outcomes relating to incentive structures that MAS expects to see in banks.