Latest Expert Exchange Queries
sitemapHome | Registration | Job Portal for CA's | Expert Exchange | Currency Converter | Post Matrimonial Ads | Post Property Ads
 
 
News shortcuts: From the Courts | News Headlines | VAT (Value Added Tax) | Service Tax | Sales Tax | Placements & Empanelment | Various Acts & Rules | Latest Circulars | New Forms | Forex | Auditing | Direct Tax | Customs and Excise | ICAI | Corporate Law | Markets | Students | General | Indirect Tax | Mergers and Acquisitions | Continuing Prof. Edu. | Budget Extravaganza | Transfer Pricing
 
 
 
 
Popular Search: cpt :: ARTICLES ON INPUT TAX CREDIT IN VAT :: ACCOUNTING STANDARDS :: TDS :: ICAI offer Get Windows 7,Office 2010 in Rs.799 Taxes :: list of goods taxed at 4% :: empanelment :: VAT Audit :: Central Excise rule to resale the machines to a new company :: ACCOUNTING STANDARD :: articles on VAT and GST in India :: VAT RATES :: due date for vat payment :: form 3cd :: TAX RATES - GOODS TAXABLE @ 4%
 
 
« Latest Circulars »
 Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme 2016 -17 - Series IV - Issue Price
 Master Direction – Money Transfer Service Scheme (MTSS)
 Payment Systems - Next Orbit (Shri R. Gandhi, Deputy Governor - February 20, 2017 - at the launch of Bharat QR Code at Hotel Trident, Mumbai)
 Financing MSMEs: Banks & FinTechs – Competition, Collaboration or Competitive Collaboration? (Shri S. S. Mundra, Deputy Governor – February 20, 2017 – at the NAMCABS Seminar organized by College of Agricultural Banking in Mumbai)
 Issuance of Rupee denominated bonds overseas – Multilateral and Regional Financial Institutions as Investors
 RBI-Formation of twenty one new districts in the State of Telangana - Assignment of Lead Bank Responsibility
 RBI imposes penalty on Janata Urban Co-operative Bank Ltd., Wai, District Satara
 Monitoring of Foreign Investment under PIS in Indian Companies- Incorporation in Ban List–M/s HDFC Bank Ltd.
 Reserve Bank of India seeks Comments on Draft Circular on Rationalisation of Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) for Debit Card Transactions
 Forward Rate Agreement (FRA) and Interest Rate Swap (IRS) - Withdrawal of Fortnightly return
 RBI-Foreign Investments in India

RBI-KYC Norms/AML Standards/Combating Financing of Terrorism - Unique Customer Identification Code for NBFC Customers in India
May, 04th 2013

RBI/2012-13/489
DNBS (PD).CC. No. 325/03.10.42/2012-13

May 03, 2013

Non-Deposit taking NBFCs with assets of Rs 25 cr and above/
All Deposit taking NBFCs

Dear Sir,

Know Your Customer (KYC) norms/Anti-Money Laundering (AML) standards/Combating of Financing of Terrorism (CFT) - Unique Customer Identification Code for NBFC Customers in India (UCIC)

The Reserve Bank of India has been, from time to time, issuing guidelines on KYC/AML/CFT measures. The increasing complexity and volume of financial transactions necessitate that customers do not have multiple identities within a Financial Institution or across the financial system. This can be achieved by introducing a unique identification code for each customer. In this regard, a Working Group constituted by the Government of India has proposed the introduction of unique identifiers for customers across different Financial Institutions for setting up a centralized KYC Registry.

2. While setting up such a system for the entire financial system is likely to take time, NBFCs can make an immediate beginning in this regard by putting in place such identification code for their own customers. The UCIC will help NBFCs to identify customers, track the facilities availed, monitor financial transactions in a holistic manner and enable NBFCs to have a better approach to risk profiling of customers. It would also smoothen NBFC’s operations for the customers.

3. Consequently, NBFCs are advised to initiate steps for allotting Unique Customer Identification Code (UCIC) to all their customers while entering into any new relationships. Similarly, existing individual customers may also be allotted UCIC by end-June 2013.

Yours faithfully,

(Sindhu Pancholy)
Deputy General Manager

 
 
Home | About Us | Terms and Conditions | Contact Us
Copyright 2017 CAinINDIA All Right Reserved.
Designed and Developed by Binarysoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Binarysoft Technologies - Company Overview

Transfer Pricing | International Taxation | Business Consulting | Corporate Compliance and Consulting | Assurance and Risk Advisory | Indirect Taxes | Direct Taxes | Transaction Advisory | Regular Compliance and Reporting | Tax Assessments | International Taxation Advisory | Capital Structuring | Withholding tax advisory | Expatriate Tax Reporting | Litigation | Badges | Club Badges | Seals | Military Insignias | Emblems | Family Crest | Software Development India | Software Development Company | SEO Company | Web Application Development | MLM Software | MLM Solutions