APPx Group Holdings, Inc. selects encompass to bolster AML and CTF practices

by | Nov 28, 2018 | All Blog Posts, company news, Featured

encompass is pleased to announce that it has been selected by APPx Group Holdings, Inc., a Canada-based Fintech incubator and leader in diversified Blockchain 2.0 development, to support and enhance its Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing processes in line with regulatory requirements.

The APPx founding and executive team has extensive experience of working in regulated sectors and understood the need to confront regulatory compliance head-on while building the company, given the risks in the Fintech space.

APPx has a network of partners and clients whose customers need to be onboarded in line with current AML/CTF regulations. encompass automates this process, reducing friction to ensure a good customer experience and faster onboarding times.

Jay Ruckenstein, President & Co-Founder at APPx, said

We have worked closely with Canadian regulators since founding the company and are keen to take a leading role in defining AML best practice for the Fintech sector. By raising standards across the board, the whole industry benefits from a good reputation, which encourages adoption and integration within the mainstream financial system. The encompass team has been amazing. They understood what we were trying to achieve when others didn’t.

Ed Lloyd, Executive Vice President, Global Sales & Marketing at encompass, said:

APPx is a visionary in the Fintech space and we are delighted to support their goal of developing AML/CTF standards and processes that address the significant financial crime risks facing this sector, while also ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction.

about AppX Group

APPx Group Holdings Inc. is a fintech incubator that offers technology-based business solutions. Our expansive partnership network allows us to cover a range of offerings: blockchain, crypto, fintech, and telecommunications products and services. With our strong reach, we’re consistently adding to and enhancing our portfolio. We strive to be industry leaders, creating innovations that have been engineered from the ground up by our diverse culture of talent.

APPx Group Holdings Inc. delivers sustained value by strategically solving our customers’ immediate and long-term needs, helping them reach their goals on a global scale.

Learn more about AppX Group on their website.

about encompass

Founded in 2012 by entrepreneurs Roger Carson and Wayne Johnson, and operating from the UK, encompass is the creator of unique, innovative Know Your Customer (KYC) software for banking, finance, legal and accountancy that enable better, faster commercial decisions. The company is driven by the belief that the best decisions are made when people understand the full picture.

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