You can check the name of any person or organisation you are dealing with.
Scan result reports are delivered instantly, indicating if the person or organisation is politically exposed, of special interest to the authorities, on a sanctions list, or associated with money laundering or terrorism financing.
To check a person: all you need is the first name and the last name. Date of birth is optional and included in the scan if entered. If a person is known by other names, you can use any of his/her 'Also Known As' names to check for potential matches.
To check an organisation: all you need is the organisation name.
Register with NameScan and Sign In, before you scan, to keep a record of scan results in your History, for easy access at anytime.
Names are checked against the Thomson Reuters World-Check database, which includes:
  • PEPs and their Relatives and Close Associates
    Detailed profiles of senior PEPs, their relatives, close associates and companies they are linked to, from every country in the world.
  • Sanctions and Official Lists
    Over 1000 sanctions, regulatory and law enforcement and other official lists, including those issued by the UN and major government departments, worldwide.
  • Persons and Entities of Special Interest
    High profile people not on an official list but reported in publicly available sources as being accused or convicted of serious crimes including financial crime, organised crime, terror, trafficking, corruption, war crimes, tax crime and organised crime Japan.
Total Profiles
Global PEP Profiles
Total Corporate Profiles
Media Sources

PEP and Sanction Check Now Available for Android

NameScan's free AML/CTF app is now available for your Android phone or tablet
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NameScan and Partners

NameScan, a member of the Neurocom Group, is based in Australia and provides a publicly accessible online service which enables users to scan the names of individual persons or companies instantly, against Thomson Reuters World-Check database, the pre-eminent global watchlist available today of Politically Exposed Persons, officially sanctioned individuals and persons of Special Interest.

Thomson Reuters, the answer company and provider of World-Check, enables professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world's most trusted news organisation. Learn more...

Member Check Pty Ltd provides the secure and comprehensive MemberCheck online compliance service, which enables organisations to scan their entire customer base, of individual or corporate clients, in an efficient and cost effective manner.

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