Establish Robust Sanctions Screening Processes
Reduce the likelihood of your organisation being used for Money Laundering or Terrorism Financing by identifying sanctioned individuals or entities.
Reliable Data Sources
Gain access to thousands of credible worldwide sanctions, regulatory and law enforcement lists to meet your varying requirements.
Our sanctions database is continually updated to ensure that the information you screen against is as accurate, relevant, and reliable as possible.
Reduce the time required for screening by providing a single CVS file containing the names of the individuals and entities you wish to check against our sanctions database.
Easy to Use
Through a centralised dashboard, you can conduct sanctions checks, review your scan history, obtain scan reports, and monitor your credit pack orders.
Perform due diligence through our dashboard by determining true matches and allocating a risk score for the individuals and entities being screened.
Minimise False Matches
Reduce the number of false matches by entering additional information such as DOB, Gender, Country and Original Script names.
Clients can integrate our services straight into their own systems by utilising our RESTful API, reducing screening time in the customer onboarding process.
NameScan uses Fuzzy Matching filters to scan global databases for risk-related articles on the individual or organisations being checked.
Use our custom filters to include FATF Jurisdiction Risk, Web Search and specify a particular Match Rate to reduce false positives.
What is included in a Sanctions Check?
A sanctions check provides you with all the necessary information you need to comply with your AML obligations and understand if an individual or entity is sanctioned and if so, what risk do they pose to your organisation.
Key profile information:
- Full Name
- Category e.g. SIP, TER
- Date or Year of Birth
- Primary country or location
- Deceased Date, if applicable
Also Known As Names
Aliases or other names associated with the Sanctioned individual or entity.
This section outlines the official Sanctions, Regulatory and Law Enforcement lists that the individual or entity is on.
All registered or known locations associated with the Sanctioned individual or entity:
List of persons associated with the Sanctioned individual.
- Full Name
- Category e.g. PEP, RCA, SIP, TER
Lists any associations with organisations, such as founder, executive, associate, shareholder and adviser of the company.
- Categories e.g. SIE
Sources and Adverse Media
For each Source:
- URL - link to the source of information regarding the entity.
- Category - category type of source e.g. PEP, Sanction, Adverse Media, Law Enforcement, ID/V (ID Verification).
- Date of Capture - date the source article was recorded.
- Cached versions of articles are available if link is broken.
Acquire a comprehensive understanding of relevant articles and publications related to the individual or entity you are screening from major search engines.
FATF Jurisdictional Risk
Jurisdiction risk enables you to evaluate the inherent risks of conducting business with a foreign country or jurisdiction.
Individuals and Organisation can be scanned against our global sanctions database. The results of each scan will provide you with a wealth of information that will aid in the onboarding and due diligence processes for new and existing customers.
To learn how to conduct a single scan, click on the video tutorial link below.Video tutorial
Our batch scan feature helps you save time during the onboarding process by simultaneously scanning a large number of individuals or organisation against our global sanctions database.
Simply download the template from our help guide, and complete it with the required information.
To learn how to perform a batch scan, click the video tutorial link below.Video tutorial
The NameScan API provides an easy to integrate, trouble free and dependable solution that aims to help our clients comply with global sanctions regulations whilst reducing the amount of time wasted through inefficient workflows.
We have comprehensive API documentation to assist your development team with the integration process and a development centre to test our API.Review API Documentation Developer Center
Stay ahead of changes in risk status with our Ongoing Monitoring feature, which dynamically identifies updates to profiles, new risk and reduced risk, and sends alerts to notify you in real time. Available through our enterprise solution, MemberCheck.
Streamline your onboarding process by integrating with NameScan's RESTful API, providing you with regularly updated databases of PEP, Sanctions and Adverse Media information.
Comply with regulatory obligations whilst maintaining the highest possible customer satisfaction rates.
Implement efficient onboarding processes in a regulated environment.
Good, easy to use, gets it done
There are pros and cons to automated, comprehensive, fully-integrated systems. But for our workflow, we like that no integrations are required and we can use it as a standalone platform for running AML/PEP checks.
Top Level AML Solutions tailored to specific needs
Provides excellent value for money, is easy to use, accessible, and can be tailored for specific needs.
Detailed PEP/SIP Scanning with easy integration
Integration was easy with well-documented API. Both 'in house' and 'commercial' databases were detailed and provided valuable insights. The team are always accessible to provide support.
Making Life Much Easier
Been using this system for while now and really love the way that we get detailed response on every search that we conduct in matter of few seconds.
User-friendly and detailed report. Seems to be the best product on the market Industry.
Using the API for a year without any major issues
Namescan API is well documented and easy to implement. We have been making calls to the API for almost a year now and there was only one instance when the call failed.
Corporate clients due-diligence
I highly recommend NameScan as it gives a detailed check on the required individuals and entities.
NameScan helps us understand our risk
NameScan is preventing us from writing a risk for an individual or entity that my have serious liability issues. I have no issues with the software itself.
Company Secretarial Services
Perfect for our needs
Quick and easy to run checks against a wide range of sanctions and PEP lists.
Best option out there for what we need
The simplicity and quality of the reports! Our clients have commented on how good it is to have all the scanned lists in one place.
Value for money
Very positive experience particularly in obtaining valuable and timely information on subject individuals.
Pretty good platform
Easy to use and get up and running on quickly.
Chief Compliance Officer
Pleasantly Surprised with the service
I was pleasantly surprised with the service, the results received on my test scan were very insightful and I can see where this can be a very useful part of any firm's AML program.
Happy about our experience
NameScan is extremely easy to use and highly intuitive.
Makes our life easier to check clients and suppliers
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Your services exceeded my expectations
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Easy to use service
Easy to use and to sign up, contains user friendly outputs.
I like how the search is narrowed. It is sensitive to include full names and also first and last name (unlike other providers I tested too). Well done.
Great user experience
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Excellent Service body
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Quality and Comprehensive service
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Intuitive AML screening software
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Excellent choice for small fintech start-ups
Namescan is an excellent choice for small fintech start-ups, where paying the large up-front signup fee of other AML solution providers can be less interesting.
Chief Compliance Officer
Easy to use and comprehensive
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User Friendly Interface
NameScan has a very user friendly interface.
Highly recommend it
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Simple and convenient
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Easy and quick
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