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NEWS: German finance minister Lindner pushes Frankfurt for AMLA as EU leaders descend on Brussels to lobby for their capitals ahead of Friday deadline

AMLA: German finance minister Christian Lindner will be in Brussels next week to pitch Frankfurt's case to host the EU's new AML Authority.

By Maria Martinez

German Finance Minister Christian Lindner on Thursday urged European Union countries to select Frankfurt as the seat of the bloc’s new anti-money laundering authority (AMLA).

“A decision to locate AMLA in Frankfurt is a strategic decision to give the new agency immediate access to an outstanding financial and supervisory architecture,” Lindner said.

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