LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 13, 2018--The Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering specialists (ACAMS) announced a strategic training initiative with the Financial and Insurance Institute (Finva), part of Aalto University Executive Education Group. The partnership will support anti-financial crime professionals in Nordic countries preparing for the CAMS® qualification.

CAMS® is widely regarded as a global leader in anti-money laundering certifications and recognized internationally by financial institutions, governments and regulators. The first Finva CAMS® preparation training course will be held on November 19, 2018.

“We are delighted to enter into a partnership with the prestigious executive education group of Aalto University, and to include them in ACAMS’ network of international training partners,” said Angela Salter, ACAMS’ head of Europe. “We look forward to working closely with Finva to strengthen professionals’ international anti-money laundering expertise through CAMS® in the Nordic region.”

“AML and financial crimes are global issues, and providing an internationally recognized qualification, alongside local regulatory education, is very important to ACAMS and its members worldwide,” added Salter. “We continue to invest in growing services for ACAMS members throughout Europe.”

“As the leading training provider for the financial industry in Finland, we are delighted to be able to offer training for the globally recognized CAMS® certification,” said Katja Repo, director, Finva, and director, digitalization, Aalto EE. “This strengthens Finva’s compliance training and AML digital training solutions. Many Nordic financial industry companies are already using our solutions to help prevent money laundering and to enhance their ‘know your customer’ processes. We are committed to supporting financial sector organizations in their various needs with our up-to-date and innovative trainings.”

About the Financial and Insurance Institute Finva Ltd

The Financial and Insurance Institute Finva is one of Finland’s most versatile and experienced training companies serving the insurance, banking, finance and investments sector. Finva is an active member of the community of Finnish financial stakeholders and offers versatile training for the financial sector in Finland and the Nordic countries. Finva is a part of the Aalto University Executive Education Group, an executive education company owned by Aalto University. Through its cooperation with Aalto University, Aalto EE brings a multi-disciplinary approach and new, innovative learning methods to the development of experts and leaders. More information at www.finva.fi

About the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists® (ACAMS®)

ACAMS is a member of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a global education provider headquartered in the United States. The organization's purpose is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community. ACAMS is the largest international membership organization dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and skills of anti-money laundering (AML) and financial crime professionals from a wide range of industries, with extensive resources designed to develop and sharpen the skills required for superior job performance and career advancement. Its CAMS certification is the most widely recognized AML certification among compliance professionals worldwide. Visit acams.org for more information. In addition to English, ACAMS also offers CAMS® in Arabic, Bahasa Indonesian, Chinese, Simplified Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

About Adtalem Global Education

The purpose of Adtalem Global Education is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a leading global education provider, and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists, Becker Professional Education, Carrington College, Chamberlain University, DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management, EduPristine, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. For more information, visit adtalem.com.

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