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NEWS: MONEYVAL eases oversight of Hungary after improved supervision of virtual assets

REPORT: MONEYVAL said that following today's improved rating, Hungary “has been granted removal from the fifth-round follow-up process, as per MONEYVAL’s rules of procedure”. File photo shows Victor Orban, the Hungarian Prime Minister chatting with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.

By Paul O’Donoghue

MONEYVAL is easing its oversight of Hungary after the nation improved its approach to regulating money laundering and digital assets.

In a report issued today MONEYVAL (the Council of Europe anti-money laundering committee) said the nation improved some of its compliance with recommendations from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF).

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