FSC and FID SANS carried out jointly training regarding the update of the NRA of the Republic of Bulgaria

In June 22nd, 2023 the Financial Supervision Commission and the Financial Intelligence Directorate – SANS conducted a training focused on topics related to the implementation of the AML/CFT measures provided for in the Law on Measures Against Money Laundering, the Law on the Measures Against the Financing of Terrorism and the acts on their implementation, organized by the Association of the Insurance Brokers in Bulgaria for its members. The event was attended by 30 representatives of members of the Association of the Insurance Brokers in Bulgaria.

In the course of the meeting were discussed the following topics:

  • update of the NRA of the Republic of Bulgaria, adopted in 2023;
  • CDD measures.

The conducted training aimed to deepen the understanding of the representatives of the insurance intermediaries which have obtained a licence under the terms and according to the procedure established by the Insurance Code, where carrying on one or more of the classes of insurance referred to in Section I of Annex No. 1 to the Insurance Code, of the importance to comply with the requirements of the preventive legislation and their essential role in the process of maintaining the stability of the financial sector and in assisting to the competent state authorities in preventing and detecting money laundering and terrorist financing activities.