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BUSTED: British & Irish expats who help Belvedere Group swindle investors

May 22, 2015 - One day after new directors were appointed to 'ensure' that Cayman-domiciled Brighton SPC would be operated legally, the Fund illegally acquired a Gibraltar firm with bogus assets of $125 million, OffshoreAlert can reveal. The transfer allowed Belvedere and its accomplices in Britain, Dubai, Gibraltar, Spain and elsewhere to continue securities frauds involving firms listed on stock exchanges in Denmark, England and Germany.

Belvedere's David Cosgrove & Cobus Kellermann lambasted by Guernsey regulator

April 24, 2015 - A Guernsey regulator has essentially portrayed Belvedere Management Group principals David Cosgrove and Cobus Kellermann as serial fraudsters with little or no regard for the well-being of investors who, including other funds around the world, have entrusted them with hundreds of millions of dollars and possibly billions since the group began in or around 2008.

Three Belvedere Management Group funds closed down by Guernsey regulator

April 24, 2015 - Three Belvedere Management Group fund vehicles - The Global Mutual Fund PCC, The Worldwide Mutual Fund PCC and The Universal Mutual Fund ICC - were today forced into administration by their local regulator in Guernsey, with similar applications against two affiliates, Trinity Global Fund and Lancelot Management Limited, adjourned to a later date.

Guernsey Financial Services Commission v. Lancelot Management Ltd. et al: Paul Yabsley Affidavit

April 22, 2015 - Affidavit of Paul Yabsley in Guernsey Financial Services Commission v. Lancelot Management Limited, The Global Mutual Fund PCC Limited, The Universal Mutual Fund PCC Limited, The Worldwide Mutual Fund PCC Limited and The Trinity Global Fund. NOTE: OffshoreAlert has temporarily removed the 1,044 pages of exhibits to avoid potentially prejudicing the regulatory investigation in Guernsey. OffshoreAlert expects to restore them soon.

Tetragon Financial Group Ltd. et al v. Brit UW Ltd. et al: Consent Order

April 13, 2015 - Order in Tetragon Financial Group Limited and Tetragon Financial Management LP v. Brit UW Ltd. (as sole representative of Lloyd's Syndicate BRT 2987 for the 2010 year of account), Chaucer Syndicates Limited, (representing Lloyd's Syndicate CSL 1084 for the 2010 year of account), and AIG Europe Limited at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Cayman 'rescue fund' for Centaur litigation funding fraud fails to meet £6 m minimum subscription

April 05, 2015 - An attempt to raise at least £6 million from victims of the Centaur Group litigation funding fraud by March 31st to fund a dubious Cayman Islands-domiciled 'rescue fund' failed – so the three Australia-based businessmen behind the scheme - Simon Franklin, Stuart Hackett and Klaus Selinger - extended the deadline to April 17th.

Belvedere Management's London unit 'like Wolf of Wall Street', says former employee

March 31, 2015 - Victims of Belvedere Management Group's global fraud scheme were pouring so much money into its London division that 33-year-old boss Anthony Constantinou regularly threw huge wads of cash up in the air for employees to grab as it rained down or scoop from the floor while on their hands and knees, according to a former employee.

Cobus Kellermann: Regulatory Press Release

March 26, 2015 - Press Release by the South Africa Financial Services Board disclosing two regulatory investigations into Jacobus Kellermann in Guernsey and Mauritius.

Cayman hedge fund Brighton SPC suspended in aftermath of Belvedere Management Group exposé

March 22, 2015 - Cayman Islands-domiciled hedge fund Brighton SPC has been suspended by its directors, David Egglishaw and John Cullinane, after OffshoreAlert revealed it was part of a criminal financial enterprise operated by Mauritius-based Belvedere Management Group.

Mauritius regulator closes down two Belvedere Management fund companies

March 21, 2015 - Two key investment fund companies operated by Belvedere Management Group - Lancelot Global PCC and The Four Elements PCC - have had their business licenses revoked in Mauritius - four days after the group was exposed as a massive criminal enterprise by OffshoreAlert.
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David Marchant
After my blog last year entitled "A Message to Greg Fairley, Ashley Hurst & Anyone Else Thinking of Threatening Me', I didn't think any lawyer client duo would be stupid enough to repeat the mistake of issuing an idle threat