For Immediate Release
Posted: October 17, 2022


Ian Clark, Public Information Officer
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FinCEN announces enforcement action against virtual asset service provider Bittrex

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has assessed a civil money penalty of more than $29 million against Bittrex for violations of the Bank Secrecy Act and FinCEN regulations. An investigation discovered that Bittrex failed to maintain an effective anti-money laundering program during a period between 2014 and 2018. For more information, please visit FinCEN Announces $29 Million Enforcement Action Against Virtual Asset Service Provider Bittrex for Willful Violations of the Bank Secrecy Act |