October 29, 2014 - The Bermuda-based Argus insurance group is being sued in the United States by an elderly client who claims to have lost his $9 million retirement money when it was invested in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme less than three months before it collapsed.
October 13, 2014 - British attorney and Singapore resident Steven Goodman has been accused of "actively evading service" of a complaint against him in New York for alleged extortion of the Cayman Islands-based DMS Group regarding the fraudulent Axiom Legal Financing Fund.
October 03, 2014 - Canadian nationals Patrick Poulin and Eric St-Cyr were today each sentenced to 14 months in prison for participating in an offshore money laundering scheme - prison terms that were significantly less than U. S. prosecutors had been seeking.
September 28, 2014 - Patrick Poulin has filed for bankruptcy and been disbarred in Canada and the Turks and Caicos Islands as a result of his conviction for money laundering in the United States, while the wife of co-defendant Eric St-Cyr has filed for a divorce, according to court filings ahead of sentencing this Friday.
September 25, 2014 - Secretive Delaware firm Treadstone Corporate Services LLC and two British nationals - Anthony Smith and Timothy Eddolls - who helped swindle investors in Cayman Islands-domiciled Axiom Legal Financing Fund have been accused of 'hampering' the liquidation of three investment firms in England that, like Axiom itself, appear to have been operated fraudulently.
September 23, 2014 - An investment fund of which Turks and Caicos Islands-based attorney Courtenay Barnett was identified in a corporate filing as "president" - a position he says he never held - has had its assets frozen as part of an investigation into a suspected $4.6 million Ponzi scheme.
September 16, 2014 - More than £27 million of the £80 million raised from investors by the Cayman Islands-domiciled Centaur Group may have been misappropriated by insiders Scott Williams, Duane McGaw, Brendan Terrill and others, according to the Joint Provisional Liquidators.
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.
September 05, 2014 - Former Cayman Islands-based investment adviser Joshua VanDyk was today sentenced to 30 months in prison in the United States for his part in a money laundering scheme.
August 31, 2014 - Two more British attorneys - Richard Barnett and Anthony Swift - who participated in the £100 million-plus fraud committed via Cayman Islands-domiciled Axiom Legal Financing Fund have been accused of professional misconduct, including misappropriating funds received from Axiom.