compliance compliance  /kəm ˈplaɪ əns/


  1. (n) acting according to certain accepted standards
  2. (n) a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others
  3. (n) the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another


  1. Under pressure from investors, Citigroups chief is looking to slim its compliance ranks to keep the bank from getting bogged down.
  2. As the chief compliance officer of Sun, David C.
  3. BLDLR7IAN discernlcd)tlt compliance for its ow11 sak1c.


  1. Compliance Appoints Legal Industry Veterans Marc Zamsky and Ed Caufield to Senior Leadership Team

    ARLINGTON, Va. -- Compliance, a discovery solutions company and pioneer in managed review, announced the appointment of legal solutions experts Marc Zamsky and Ed Caufield as Chief Operating Officer and ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Firm58 Announces New Compliance & Surveillance Solution For Broker Dealers

    Firm58, Inc, an independent financial management software company, introduced today its new Compliance & Surveillance solution for Equity and Option Broker Dealers. This new solution assists Compliance Officers and Senior Management adhere to regulatory guidelines by identifying suspicious trading behavior and patterns via an online dashboard.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. UL and Compliance & Risks Collaborate to Offer Education and Insights on Global Compliance and Regulatory Requirements

    Collaboration Provides Knowledge & Compliance Expertise (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. A tearful Lohan told the judge "as far as I knew I was in compliance with my programs," reports the LA Times. "I have to provide for myself. I have to work. Having said that, I did everything to balance my jobs and showing up. I'm not taking...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: Washington Post (blog)

  2. "Glen brings over 20 years of coaching expertise to the staff and with his 17 years as a head coach he brings familiarity with budgeting, compliance, student-athlete welfare and many other administrative areas that he will deal with on a day-to-day...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Jim Calhoun Source: The Associated Press

  3. In a statement issued two hours after the punishment was announced, Belichick said he misinterpreted the league's rules but acknowledged that "part of my job as head coach is to ensure that our football operations are conducted in compliance of the...
    on Sep 13, 2007 By: Bill Belichick Source: FOXNews

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