Mr Wong Leon Keat was sentenced to a total of eight weeks’ imprisonment and a fine of $30,000 for false trading and deceiving a brokerage firm while trading in the shares of Gaylin Holdings Limited.
Based on figures from Enforcement Report 2019/2020.
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MAS has issued four-year prohibition orders against Mr Lau Man Chun, a former representative of an insurance broker, for dishonest conduct relating to the sale of personal accident policies.
MAS published its Enforcement Report today, covering the period January 2019 to June 2020. The report detailed various enforcement actions taken against financial institutions and individuals for breaches of MAS regulations and requirements, including market abuse, financial misconduct, and control breaches related to money laundering.
AGC, CAD and MAS take actions against Goldman Sachs Singapore Pte (GSSP) for its involvement in the 1MDB bond offerings.
MAS has issued lifetime Prohibition Orders against Mr Kevin Michael Swampillai, a former representative and Head of the Wealth Management Services Department of BSI Bank Limited, Singapore Branch.