launder money

launder money

To process large amounts of money obtained through illegitimate or illegal means, often in small increments through banks or other legitimate businesses, so as to conceal its source or origins. One of the clubs downtown was shut down last week on charges of laundering money for a local criminal enterprise.
See also: launder, money
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Susan Hankin and Alison Sutton were each charged with two offences of conspiring to launder money on dates spanning from December 2008 to November 2016.
He stated, 'These people (Sharif family) launder money using their employees.
WASHINGTON Oct 30 (KUNA) -- The US Justice department indicted former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his longtime business partner Rick Gates on Monday with 12 charges including conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money and making false statements.
Global Banking News-September 15, 2017--Report says big four banks in Australia were used to launder money
A former business development manager for the $1 billion Philadelphia Federal Credit Union was indicted Tuesday for allegedly helping launder money for three Pennsylvania public officials, including an elected judge.
Summary: A Lebanese man accused of trying to use ties to Hezbollah to undertake a scheme to launder drug money pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy to launder money Friday in a New York federal court.
Money launderers use various means to launder money, including real estate, insurance, bulk cash smuggling, financial institutions, and shell companies.
The report charged that Baez used companies to launder money that later returned cash to Kirchner.
Joseph Sigelman, 43, of Miami and the Philippines, was indicted by a federal grand jury in the District of New Jersey and charged with conspiracy to violate the FCPA and to commit wire fraud, conspiracy to launder money, and substantive FCPA and money laundering violations.
CLIFTON ROCHESTER COCAINE MASTERMIND A BRAZEN drug lord used a former beauty pageant contestant and the names of famous footballers to smuggle drugs into the UK and launder money.
BRITAIN'S biggest bank have been accused of helping drug dealers and gun runners launder money and evade tax with offshore accounts.
A US Senate report released on Tuesday concluded that HSBC has ignored warning signs that its global operations were being used to launder money from Mexican drug cartels and international terrorists.
A DEESIDE man who had previously admitted conspiring to import heroin into the UK, yesterday also admitted conspiracy to launder money.
Vikram Datta was a successful perfume businessman when the feds accused him of being part of a complex conspiracy to launder money from drug sales.
Some of Bulgaria's most popular clubs have ties with mafia bosses, who use them to launder money, according to a US diplomatic document revealed by whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks.