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Ballantyne Re Plc: Chapter 15 Petition

May 07, 2019 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Ireland by Adrian Masterson, as the Foreign Representative of Ballantyne Re Plc, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Christine Grablis v. OneCoin Ltd. et al: Class Action Complaint

May 07, 2019 - Class Action Complaint in Christine Grablis v. OneCoin Ltd., Ruja Ignatova, of Bulgaria; Konstantin Ignatov, of Bulgaria; Sebastian Greenwood, of Sweden; and Mark Scott regarding an alleged cryptocurrency fraud in which much of the proceeds were allegedly laundered in the Cayman Islands and Ireland, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Fairfield Sentry Ltd. et al v. Citco Group Ltd. et al: Motion to Seal

April 22, 2019 - Ex Parte Motion for Order Authorizing the Foreign Representatives to File Complaint in Partially Redacted Form and Unredacted Complaint Under Seal in Fairfield Sentry Limited, Fairfield Sigma Limited, and Fairfield Lambda Limited, all in liquidation, all of the British Virgin Islands, v. Citco Global Custody NV, of the Netherlands; Citco Global Custody (NA) NV, of Curaçao; Citco Fund Services (BVI), of the British Virgin Islands; Citco Fund Services (Europe) BV, of the Netherlands; CGC NA, of Curaçao; Citco Banking Corporation NV, of Curaçao; Citco Bank Nederland NV, of the Netherlands; Citco Bank Nederland NV, Dublin Branch, based in Ireland, and Citco Group Limited, of the Cayman Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Fairfield Sentry Ltd. et al v. Citco Group Ltd. et al: Complaint

April 22, 2019 - Complaint in Fairfield Sentry Limited, Fairfield Sigma Limited, and Fairfield Lambda Limited, all in liquidation, all of the British Virgin Islands, v. Citco Global Custody NV, of the Netherlands; Citco Global Custody (NA) NV, of Curaçao; Citco Fund Services (BVI), of the British Virgin Islands; Citco Fund Services (Europe) BV, of the Netherlands; CGC NA, of Curaçao; Citco Banking Corporation NV, of Curaçao; Citco Bank Nederland NV, of the Netherlands; Citco Bank Nederland NV, Dublin Branch, based in Ireland, and Citco Group Limited, of the Cayman Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Firefighters' Retirement System et al v. Buddy Fletcher, Jr. et al: Final Judgment

March 22, 2019 - Final Judgment in Firefighters' Retirement System, Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana, and New Orleans Firefighters' Pension & Relief Fund v. Alphonse 'Buddy' Fletcher, Jr. and Fletcher Asset Management, Inc. at the U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana.

Abi Jaoudi and Azar Trading Corp. v. CIGNA Worldwide Insurance Co.: Order Denying Kelleher Motion

March 22, 2019 - Order & Judgment denying Garrett Kelleher's motion to file a third-party complaint against Deloitte Ireland, Deloitte Malta, and others, reopen contempt proceedings, and re-assess damages in The Abi Jaoudi and Azar Trading Corp. v. CIGNA Worldwide Insurance Co. at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

USA v. Konstantin Ignatov: Criminal Complaint

March 06, 2019 - Criminal Complaint in USA v. Konstantin Ignatov regarding an alleged fraud and money laundering scheme known as 'OneCoin' and involving financial institutions in the Cayman Islands, Georgia, Hong Kong, Ireland, Jersey, Singapore, and the USA, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

NFA accuses Irishman Mark Nichols & Almas Capital of failing to cooperate with investigation

February 26, 2019 - The National Futures Authority in the U.S. has issued a complaint against 56-year-old Irish conman Mark Nichols and his commodity trading advisor Almas Capital Management LLC for allegedly failing to cooperate with an NFA investigation into what appears to be an advance fee fraud - eight months after they were exposed by OffshoreAlert.

ITC Personal Retirement Scheme et al: Fine

February 25, 2019 - Administrative Penalty by the Malta Financial Services Authority regarding six schemes administered by ITC International Pensions Limited, namely ITC Personal Retirement Scheme, ITC Occupational Retirement Scheme, Synergy International Pension Plan, Boal & Co. Malta Pension, Prosperity QROPS Malta, and Infinity International Pension Plan.

Firefighters' Retirement System et al v. Buddy Fletcher et al: Default Judgment Ruling

February 22, 2019 - Ruling on Motion for Default Judgment Against Alphonse 'Buddy' Fletcher, Jr. and Fletcher Asset Management Inc. in Firefighters' Retirement System, Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana, and New Orleans Firefighters' Pension & Relief Fund v. Alphonse 'Buddy' Fletcher, Jr., Fletcher Asset Management, Inc., Citco Group Limited, Citco Fund Services (Cayman Islands) Limited, Citco Fund Services (Bermuda) Limited, Citco Fund Services (Suisse) S.A., Citco Fund Services (Europe) B.V., Citco Global Custody N.V., Citco (Canada) Inc., Citco Bank Nederland N.V. Dublin Branch, Citco Banking Corporation N.V., Citco Curacao N.V., Citco (USA) Holdings Inc., Citco Fund Services (SA) Inc., Citco Technology Management, Inc., Denis Kiely, Duhallow Financial Services, LLC, Lisa Alexander, Peter M. Zayfert, Consulting Group Services, LLC, Joe Meals, Grant Thornton International Ltd., and Skadden, Arps, Meagher & Flom, LLP at the U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana.

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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.