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BCS Prime Brokerage Ltd. v. Simargl Capital: Winding Up Petition

December 19, 2018 - Winding Up Petition in BCS Prime Brokerage Limited v. Simargl Capital at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

India: SP Tyagi et al

December 17, 2018 - Application for the appointment of a Commissioner to collect evidence - pursuant to a request for judicial assistance from India - for a criminal investigation into Shashindra Pal Tyagi, a.k.a. S.P. Tyagi, a former Chief of Air Staff of the Indian Army; Sanjeev Tyagi, a.k.a. Julie Tyagi; Rajeev Tyagi, a.k.a. Docsa Tyagi; Sandeep Tyagi, Guido Ralph Haschke, Carlo Valentino Ferdinando Gerosa, Bruno Spagnolini, CEO of AgustaWestland SpA; Christian Michael James, Giorgio Zappa, Gautam Khaitan, Partap Krishan Aggarwal, Hedi Kamoun, Satish Bagrodia and others for suspected involvement in a bribery and corruption and corruption scheme.

International Petroleum Investment Company et al v. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. et al: Summons With Notice

November 21, 2018 - Summons With Notice in International Petroleum Investment Company and Aabar Investments PJS v. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Goldman Sachs International Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC, Goldman Sachs (Singapore) Pte, Goldman Sachs (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Tim Leissner, Ng Chong Hwa, a.k.a. Roger Ng; Andrea Vella, Khadem Abdulla Al Qubaisi, and Mohamed Ahmed Badawy Al-Husseiny at New York Supreme Court.

ABRAAJ General Partner VIII Ltd. v. ABRAAJ SPV 124 Ltd. et al: Writ of Summons

October 19, 2018 - Writ of Summons in ABRAAJ General Partner VIII Limited, on behalf of Abraaj Private Equity Fund IV LP, Abraaj Buyout Fund IV (S) LP, and, derivatively, Mocha Education Holdings LP, v. ABRAAJ SPV 124 Limited, ADV 1 Limited, EDU MENA Holdings Cooperatief UA, and Thebes BV at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Iraq Telecom Ltd. v. Citibank NA et al: Judicial Assistance

October 05, 2018 - Ex Parte Application by Iraq Telecom Limited to conduct discovery from HSBC Bank (USA) NA, Standard Chartered International (USD) Ltd., The Bank of New York Mellon NA, and Wells Fargo Bank NA at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Jho Low et al: Criminal Indictment

October 03, 2018 - Criminal Indictment in USA v. Jho Taek Low, and Hwa Chong Ng, a.k.a. Roger Ng, at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

SEC v. Roger Knox et al: TRO Motion

October 02, 2018 - SEC's Motion for a Temporary Restraining Order in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Roger Knox, Wintercap SA, Michael T. Gastauer, WB21 US Inc., Silverton SA Inc., WB21 NA Inc., C Capital Corp., Wintercap SA Inc., and B2 Cap Inc., as defendants, and Raimund Gastauer, Simone Gastauer Foehr, and B21 Ltd., as relief defendants, at the U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

USA v. Ramses Owens et al: Criminal Indictment

September 27, 2018 - Criminal Indictment in USA v. Ramses Owens, a.k.a. Ramses Owens Saad; Dirk Brauer, Richard Gaffey, a.k.a. Dick Gaffey; and Harald Joachim von der Goltz, a.k.a. H.J. von der Goltz and Johan von der Goltz, in connection with the ICIJ's 'Panama Papers' investigation of Mossack Fonseca law firm in Panama, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Roger Knox: Criminal Complaint

September 17, 2018 - Criminal Complaint in USA v. Roger Knox, a citizen of the United Kingdom, at the U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Alcazar Capital Ltd. et al v. ACL ASEAN Tower Holdco Ltd.: Winding Up Petition

September 13, 2018 - Winding Up Petition in Alcazar Capital Limited, of Dubai, and Forest Capital Holdings Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, v. ACL ASEAN Tower Holdco Limited at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

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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.