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FinCEN v. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.: Press Release

January 27, 2015 - Press Release entitled 'FinCEN Fines Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. $20 Million for Continued Anti-Money Laundering Shortfalls' regarding its relationship with Bahamas-based Gibraltar Global Securities in FinCEN v. Oppenheimer & Co.

SEC v. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.: Order Instituting Administrative and Cease-and-Desist Proceedings

January 27, 2015 - Order Instituting Administrative and Cease-and-Desist Proceedings in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

NY firm fined $20 m for helping Bahamas broker operate 'illegally' in US

January 27, 2015 - New York-based broker-dealer Oppenheimer & Co. has agreed to be fined $20 million by federal regulators for violating securities and anti-money laundering laws while servicing Bahamas-based broker-dealer Gibraltar Global Securities, Inc. and another client.

Royal Bank of Canada fined $35 m for illegal scheme involving Bahamas, Cayman & other branches

December 18, 2014 - Royal Bank of Canada has agreed to pay a $35 million fine to settle a regulatory lawsuit in the United States in which it was accused of perpetrating a "multi-hundred million dollar" fraud through its operations in the Bahamas, Cayman Islands, London, Luxembourg, New York and Toronto.

CFTC v. Royal Bank of Canada: Consent Order

December 18, 2014 - Consent Order in U. S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission v. Royal Bank of Canada at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

XL Specialty Insurance Company v. Diplomat Aviation (Bahamas) Limited, LLC: Complaint

December 11, 2014 - Complaint in XL Specialty Insurance Company v. Diplomat Aviation (Bahamas) Limited, LLC at the U. S. District Court for the District of South Carolina.

Taupita Investments, Ltd. et al v. Benny Ping Wing Leung et al: Complaint

December 10, 2014 - Complaint in Taupita Investments, Ltd., a subsidiary of Bahamas-domiciled EFG Bank & Trust (Bahamas) Ltd., and Segue Corporation v. Benny Ping Wing Leung and First Toronto Realty Corp. at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Accounts at Belize Bank et al: Affidavit Supporting Seizure Warrant

October 29, 2014 - Affidavit in support of seizure for accounts in the names of IPC Corporate Services, Inc., Unicorn International Securities, LLC, Altrix Capital Limited, and Mariah International LLC at Belize Bank, accounts in the names of Belle Isle Investments Limited, Vista Mercantile, LLC, and Timeline Properties, Inc. at Heritage International Bank & Trust Limited, Inc., and accounts in the names of Unicorn International Securities, LLC and Titan International Securities, Inc. at Saxo Bank, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

USA v. Duane Crithfield et al: Motion to Suppress Evidence

October 16, 2014 - Defendants' Motion to Suppress Evidence in USA v. Duane Crithfield and Stephen Donaldson, Sr. at the U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

U.S. indicts six people for alleged $500 m offshore fraud & money laundering scheme

September 09, 2014 - Six citizens of the Bahamas, Belize, Canada, and the United States and six corporations have been criminally indicted in New York for allegedly perpetrating a $500 million offshore asset protection, securities fraud, and money laundering scheme.
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What a View - the Latest Weavering Clawback Claims
Martin Kenney
       As published on this site, in late December the liquidators of Cayman Islands-domiciled Weavering Macro Fixed Income Fund Limited (the Company) filed a series of summonses in the Grand Court in which they claim that redemption payments made by the Company to a number of investors in the six months imm