Guides and guidelines


List of the European Commission on high-risk third countries that have strategic deficiencies in their regime to combat money laundering and terrorist financing


Guidelines of the European Supervisory Authorities

  • Guidelines on risk-based supervision. Joint guidelines on the features of the supervision of systems for the prevention of money laundering and terrorist financing with a risk-based approach and the steps to be taken for risk-based supervision.
  • Risk factor guidelines. Joint guidelines under Articles 17 and 18(4) of Directive 2015/849 on the application of simplified and enhanced customer due diligence measures and the factors that financial and credit institutions shall consider when assessing the risk of money laundering and terrorist financing associated with business relationships or occasional transactions.
  • Guidelines on information on transfers. Joint guidelines under Article 25 of Regulation (EU) 2015/847 on measures to be taken by payment service providers to identify missing or incomplete information on the payer or payee and on the procedures to be put in place to deal with a transfer of funds without the required information.


FATF guides and documents