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Valla PTC Ltd. v. HSBC et al: Discovery Application

June 04, 2020 - Application by Valla PTC Limited, of Bermuda, as Trustee of the Westline Trust, to take discovery from HSBC Bank USA, HSBC Private Bank (Suisse) SA, HSBC Holdings PLC, UBS AG, Bank of New York Mellon, JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA, Citibank NA, Deutsche Bank (and its affiliates Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas and Bankers Trust Company), Wells Fargo Bank, NA, Barclays Bank PLC, Lloyd's Bank USA, Lloyd's Bank Commercial Banking, Commerzbank AG, and Bank of America, NA for use in legal proceedings in the United Kingdom against Jonathan Moss Faiman, described as a citizen of the United Kingdom residing in Monaco, over the alleged failure to repay $30 million in loans, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

F1 Markets Ltd.: License Partial Suspension

June 01, 2020 - Decision by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to partially suspend the license of F1Markets Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert showed that, at the Cyprus Registrar of Companies, the directors of F1 Markets Ltd. are identified as Alon Helbetz, Petros Mylonas, Elon Essar, Loukas Kokkinos, Maria Panagi, and Panagiotis Kallis, and the secretary as Stella Stylianou.

Rodeler Limited: License Suspension

June 01, 2020 - Decision by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to suspend the license of Rodeler Limited. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert showed that, at the Cyprus Registrar of Companies, the directors of Rodeler Limited are identified as Uzi Baruch, Kfir Cohen, Charalampos Georgakis, Ioannis Assiotis, and Dimitrios Leontis, and the secretary as Stella Stylianou.

Magnum FX (Cyprus) Ltd.: License Partial Suspension

June 01, 2020 - Decision by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to partially suspend the license of Magnum FX (Cyprus) Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert showed that, at the Cyprus Registrar of Companies, the directors of Hoch Capital Ltd. are identified as Andreas Matsas, George Miltiadou, Diana Jomantaite-Theocharous, Eliahu Eliron Shirazi, and Antonios Antoniou, and the secretary as Trea Secretarial Limited.

Hoch Capital Ltd.: License Suspension

June 01, 2020 - Decision by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to suspend the license of Hoch Capital Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert showed that, at the Cyprus Registrar of Companies, the directors of Hoch Capital Ltd. are identified as Rodion Rahnayev, Eleni Michailidou, Christodoulos Christodoulou, and Chrysoula Kitti Savva and the secretary as Dilea Secretarial Limited.

Indication Investments Ltd.: €160,000 Settlement

May 29, 2020 - Announcement by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission that Indication Investments Ltd. paid €160,000 to settle "possible violations of its regulatory obligations". Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert showed that, in records kept by the Department of Registrar of Companies, the directors of Indication Investments Ltd. are identified as Thomas Xydas, Viacheslav Aleksandrovich Taran, Andrei Nikolaev, Alexey Trifonov, Giorgos  Stylianou, and Michalis Kyriakidis.

Yaroslav Martynenko et al: Sanctions

May 13, 2020 - Announcement by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission that it has imposed sanctions on Yaroslav Martynenko and Evgenios Martinides regarding PFX Financial Professional Ltd.

Piraeus Bank v. The Bank of New York Mellon et al: Discovery Application

May 13, 2020 - Application by Piraeus Bank, of Greece, to take discovery from The Bank of New York Mellon, Citibank NA, HSBC Bank (USA) NA, and JPMorgan Chase Bank NA for use in legal proceedings in England filed by Piraeus Bank against Grand Anemi Limited, of Malta; Grandunion Inc., of the Marshall Islands, and Michail (Michael) Zolotas, described as a Greek national with a last known address in Monaco, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Rehan Chaudhri v. Gordon Investments Ltd. et al: Complaint

May 07, 2020 - Complaint alleging fraud involving Prodea Systems Inc., "reconstituted as Nashville S.a.r.l. in Luxembourg", in Rehan Chaudhri, of Bedford Corners, NY v. Gordon Investments Limited, of Cyprus; Giuseppe Dessi, of London, England, and Hamid Ansari, of Plano, Texas, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

SpeedCast Communications, Inc. et al: Chapter 11

April 23, 2020 - Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Petition by SpeedCast Communications, Inc., of Texas; SpeedCast International Limited, of Australia; SpeedCast UK Holdings Limited, of England; CapRock UK Limited, of Scotland; CapRock Communications Pte. Ltd., of Singapore; CapRock Communications Pte. Ltd., of Singapore; Speedcast Cyprus Ltd., of Cyprus; SpeedCast Limited, of Hong Kong; SpeedCast Group Holdings Pty Ltd., of Australia; SpaceLink Systems, LLC, of Texas; SpeedCast Australia Pty Limited, of Australia; Satellite Communications Australia Pty Ltd., of Australia; Oceanic Broadband Solutions Pty Ltd., of Australia; SpeedCast Managed Services Pty Limited, of Australia; Maritime Communication Services, Inc., of Texas; Telaurus Communications LLC, of New Jersey; CCI Services Corp., of Texas; HCT Acquisition, LLC, of New York; Cosmos Holdings Acquisition Corp., of New York; Globecomm Network Services Corporation, of New York; Hermes Datacommunications International Limited, of England; SpeedCast Singapore Pte. Ltd., of Singapore; SpaceLink Systems II, LLC, of Texas; CapRock Comunicacoes do Brasil Ltda., of Brazil; CapRock Participacoes do Brasil Ltda., of Brazil; Speedcast Canada Limited, of Canada; CapRock Communications (Australia) Pty Ltd., of Australia; SpeedCast Norway AS, of Norway; Globecomm Europe BV, of the Netherlands; NewCom International, Inc., of Miami; Evolution Communications Group Limited, of New York; Speedcast Netherlands BV, of the Netherlands; SpeedCast Americas, Inc., of Texas; and SpeedCast France SAS, of France, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.

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Cayman Court Secrecy: A Huge Red Flag for Foreign Investors & Clients
David Marchant
As any fule kno, the biggest enemy of fraud, corruption, money laundering, and other forms of financial crime is transparency, while their best friend is secrecy. That's why the unprecedented mass sealing of cases that's taking place at the Financial Services Division of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands is repugnant to anyone with a genuine concern for financial crime.