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AML Solutions at Scale Using Databricks Lakehouse Platform

Anti-Money Laundering (AML) compliance has been undoubtedly one of the top agenda items for regulators providing oversight of financial institutions across the globe. As AML evolved and became more sophisticated over the decades, so have the regulatory requirements designed to counter modern money laundering and terrorist financing schemes. The Bank Secrecy Act of 1970 provided guidance and framework for financial institutions to put in proper controls to monitor financial transactions and report suspicious fiscal activity to relevant authorities. This law provided set the framework for how financial institutes combat money laundering and financial terrorism.