THE CHALLENGES In today’s complex and challenging financial environment, banks need an effective solution to filter transactions and customers against watch lists. Equally as important is meeting the requirements of national and international AML laws and regulations including FATF recommendations, UN resolutions, the EU anti-money laundering directive, and the U.S. Patriot Act. Screenings of sanction lists are thus vital to protect banks against money laundering and to help them comply with regulations. THE SOLUTION en.SafeWatch Filtering is a web-based solution composed of a series of tools targeted to AML detection in real time and batch mode. With a highly-sophisticated matching engine, en.SafeWatch Filtering aims to be the central checking point for an institution’s financial traffic. Having a single detection point helps compliance officers and auditors to have only one interface where alerts from all sources are concentrated. At a very high level, en.