Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

BF2213 Introduction to Compliance

Acad Unit: 4
Pre-requisite: AB1201 or BU8201 (B+)

Course Description:

This course aims to provide you with a broad understanding of the role of compliance in financial institutions and introduce you to the common issues in the space of regulatory and financial compliance. Course topics include understanding the financial services sector, the role of compliance within financial institutions, the financial regulatory environment and requirements, compliance risks, anti-money laundering risks, and the importance of well-designed and effective control mechanisms. The course will also explore the impact of financial technology (FINTech) and regulatory technology (REGTech) advancements on the compliance landscape. This course is accredited by the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) and students who obtain an overall score of B and above will be accredited for IBF’s Level 1 Compliance Standards.