|Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AML)|
A cross-reference to MiFID II in the Anti-Money Laundering Directive triggers a mandatory application of customer due diligence checks by MiFID-licensed carbon traders to their clients in the secondary spot market in emission allowances.
Due diligence checks were also mandatory under MiFID I in the primary market and in the secondary market in emission allowances' derivatives (Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and to the Council, Report on the functioning of the European carbon market, 23 November 2017 (COM(2017) 693 final, p. 29).
Directive (EU) 2015/849 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 May 2015 on the prevention of the use of the financial system for the purposes of money laundering or terrorist financing (Anti-Money Laundering Directive - AML)
11 October 2018 - EU adopts tougher rules on money laundering
The Council of the EU, Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive (EU) 2015/849 on the prevention of the use of the financial system for the purposes of money laundering or terrorist financing, and amending Directives 2009/138/EC and 2013/36/EU, 26 April 2018, PE-CONS 72/17, 2016/0208 (COD)
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