Current as of July, 2023

Anti-Money Laundering
(AML) Policy - Koyn

1. Introduction

Koyn is committed to maintaining the highest standards of integrity and compliance with anti-money laundering (AML) regulations and laws. Money laundering is the process of disguising the origin of illegally obtained funds, making them appear legitimate. This AML policy outlines our dedication to preventing money laundering activities on our platform.

2. Definitions

Money Laundering: The process of making illegally obtained funds appear legitimate.

Criminal Activity: Any activity that involves the acquisition, transfer, or use of funds generated through illegal means.

Customer: Any individual or entity using Koyn's platform for cryptocurrency transactions.

3. Compliance Officer

Koyn appoints a Compliance Officer responsible for overseeing the company's AML program, ensuring compliance with all relevant AML laws and regulations. The Compliance Officer will:

  • Regularly review and update the AML policy.
  • Monitor transactions for suspicious activities.
  • Report suspicious activities to the appropriate authorities.
4. Customer Due Diligence (CDD)

Koyn will conduct thorough Customer Due Diligence for all customers. This includes:

  • Collecting and verifying customer identification information.
  • Assessing the risk level associated with each customer.
  • Conducting ongoing monitoring of customer accounts.
5. Enhanced Due Diligence (EDD)

For customers with higher risk profiles, such as those conducting large transactions, Koyn may implement Enhanced Due Diligence measures, which may include additional identity verification and transaction monitoring.

6. Reporting Suspicious Activities

Koyn will promptly report any suspicious activities to the relevant authorities in accordance with applicable AML regulations.

7. Record Keeping

Koyn will maintain accurate records of all customer transactions, including identification documents and transaction history, for a minimum period as required by applicable laws and regulations.

8. Training and Awareness

Koyn will provide ongoing AML training to employees to ensure they are aware of their responsibilities and can identify suspicious activities. Employees will be required to report any suspicious transactions promptly.

9. AML Risk Assessment

Koyn will regularly assess and update its AML risk assessment to account for changing regulatory requirements and emerging risks associated with money laundering.

10. Independent Review

An independent review of our AML program will be conducted periodically to ensure its effectiveness and compliance with regulations.

11. Legal Obligations

Koyn acknowledges its legal obligations to cooperate with law enforcement and regulatory agencies in the investigation and prosecution of money laundering activities.

12. Policy Updates

This AML policy will be reviewed and updated as necessary to reflect changes in AML laws, regulations, and business operations.

12. Policy Updates

This AML policy will be reviewed and updated as necessary to reflect changes in AML laws, regulations, and business operations.


Koyn is dedicated to maintaining a secure and compliant platform for cryptocurrency trading. We are committed to preventing money laundering activities and will take all necessary steps to ensure the integrity of our platform and the safety of our users.