Mauritius

CYBERservices ASIA: License Revocation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has revoked the Payment Intermediary Services Licence of CYBERservices ASIA for regulatory breaches. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department showed that CYBERservices ASIA was incorporated in Mauritius on June 7th, 2012 and its directors are Ritesh Kumar Bissessur and Jacques Wensley Caroopen.

Taysun Corporate Services Ltd.: License Revocation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has revoked "the Management License and the Approval to act as Captive Insurance Agent" of Taysun Corporate Services Ltd. for regulatory breaches. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert at the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department showed that Taysun Corporate Services Ltd. was incorporated in Mauritius on February 11th, 2010, its sole director is Sundara Rajen Sooben and its sole shareholder is Álvaro de Oliveira Madaleno Sobrinho, of Angola.

BAO Asset Managers Ltd.: Directors

Company Details for BAO Asset Managers Ltd., obtained from the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department on July 6th, 2021.

BAO Asset Managers Ltd.: $19K Fine

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has imposed a fine of US$19,571 on BAO Asset Managers Ltd. for breaches of "numerous statutory obligations". Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department showed that BAO Asset Management Ltd. was incorporated in Mauritius on December 15th, 2010, its directors are Shailendr Ramsagur, Achsah Conhyea, and Michael Cargill Southam, and its manager is Rockmills Financials Ltd.

Rosebery Management LLP: License Suspension

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has suspended the Global Business License of Rosebery Management LLP. Editor's Note: A search by OffshoreAlert of the online database maintained by the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department produced no hits for any legal entity with the word 'rosebery' in its name and no entity with that word in its name appears on the "Register of Licensees" on the website of the Mauritius FSC.

CC/Devas (Mauritius) Ltd. et al v. Air India Ltd.: Complaint

Complaint "to resolve questions of actual controversy involving the relationship between India's wholly owned national airline, Air India, and India, and in particular, for a determination that Air India is the alter ego of India" in CC/Devas (Mauritius) Ltd., Devas Employees Mauritius Private Limited, and Telecom Devas Mauritius Limited v. Air India Ltd. at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

James Barbee v. Amira Nature Foods Ltd. et al: Complaint

Complaint alleging securities fraud in James K. Barbee v. Amira Nature Foods Ltd., described as a seller of "Basmati Indian specialty rice" that is domiciled in the British Virgin Islands and based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Karan A. Channa, described as a resident of Dubai, UAE; Bruce C. Wacha, described as a resident of Norwalk, Connecticut; Varun Sethi, described as a resident of Dubai, UAE, and Brian M. Speck, described as a resident of Somerville, New Jersey, at the U. S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Thomas Doctoroff v. Crown Global Life Insurance Ltd. et al: Ruling

Ruling denying summary judgment against Crown Global Life Insurance and granting summary judgment for $1.7 million against the other defendants regarding investments in the Mauritius-based Belvedere Management Group in Thomas Doctoroff, of New York, USA v. Crown Global Life Insurance Ltd., of Bermuda; Paul Gambles, of Thailand; MBMG Investment Advisory Company Ltd., of Thailand; MBMG Group Singapore Pte, of Singapore; MBMG International Custodians Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands; MBMG Asset Management Limited, of Mauritius, and Garmor Asset Management Ltd., of Mauritius, at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Neoma Manager (Mauritius) Ltd. v. Abraaj ABOF IV Ltd. et al: Writ of Summons

Writ of Summons in Neoma Manager (Mauritius) Ltd., as manager of Neoma Private Equity Fund IV L.P v. Abraaj ABOF IV Limited, Mark Longbottom and Geoffrey Varga, as Trustees of the creditors or members of ABOF IV Fund Investor Limited (Dissolved); Columbus Ventures Limited, acting by its Joint Receivers, Mark Shaw, Sarah Rayment, and Russell Smith; Mena Finance Holdings, Mena Vehicle Limited, acting by its Joint Receivers, Mark Shaw, Sarah Rayment, and Russell Smith; Perfect Holding Limited, Sahara Ventures Limited, Sea Shell Investments Limited, and Abraaj General Partner VIII Limited, as General Partner of Neoma Private Equity Fund IV L.P. at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Exential Investments Inc.: Chapter 15 Petition

Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in the British Virgin Islands by Russell Crumpler and David Standish, as the Foreign Representatives of Exential Investments Inc., which is part of the Dubai-based Exential Group that allegedly perpetrated a fraud in which "investors lost investments in the range of at least $250 - $500 million", filed at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Ecoprivate Business Ltd. et al v. KSL Capital Partners: Discovery Application

Application by Ecoprivate Business Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands, and Jean Sebastian Ferrer Funke, a citizen and resident of Switzerland, to take discovery from KSL Capital Partners for use in "(1) a contemplated criminal proceeding in Switzerland, which Applicants anticipate will be brought against Mr. Sonashah Shivdasani; and (2) an arbitration proceeding commenced by Ecoprivate against Bluebay Resorts (BVI) Limited" alleging fraud and "criminal mismanagement" involving "a complex web of associated individuals and corporate entities in offshore jurisdictions such as Thailand and the British Virgin Islands", filed at the U. S. District Court for the District of Colorado.

Black River Trust Company Ltd.: Liquidation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that "the Official Receiver, Mr. Vasoodayven Virasami, has been appointed as the liquidator of Black River Trust Company Ltd.". Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department showed that Black River Trust Company Ltd. was incorporated in Mauritius on October 10th, 2005 and its directors are Michael Robert Charlton, David Perry Gaskell, and Luc Allan Penny Hack.

Worldwide Wealth Management PCC: License Suspension

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has suspended the Global Business License of Worldwide Wealth Management PCC. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Mauritius Corporate and Business Registration Department showed that Worldwide Wealth Management PCC was incorporated on December 26th, 2014, its directors are Yann Aldric Marie Robbiola and Jonathann Richard Marcel Savigny, and its management company is IQ EQ Corporate Services (Mauritius) Ltd.

East Asian Consortium BV v. Bank of America et al: Discovery Application

Application by East Asian Consortium B.V., of the Netherlands, to take discovery from the New York branches of Bank of America, N.A., Bank of New York Mellon, BNP Paribas USA, China Construction Bank, Citibank N.A., HSBC Bank USA, N.A., JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., MashreqBank PSC, Standard Chartered Bank, and Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. for use in legal proceedings in South Africa "against MTN Group Ltd., MTN International (Mauritius) Ltd., Mobile Telephone Networks Holding (Pty) Limited, MTN International (Pty) Ltd., Phutuma Freedom Nhleko, and Irene Charnley", filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Xavier Rault: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has disqualified Xavier Rault for regulatory breaches.

Capricorn Finance: License Revocation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has revoked the "Investment Adviser (Restricted) Licence" of Capricorn Finance for regulatory breaches,

Neoma Manager (Mauritius) Ltd. v. Neoma Global Growth Markets Fund (B) LP et al: Writ of Summons

Writ of Summons in Neoma Manager (Mauritius) Limited, as the Manager of Neoma Private Equity Fund IV LP v. Neoma Global Growth Markets Fund (B) LP, Bicorp S.A.L., of Lebanon; Crown Global Secondaries III Plc, of Ireland; Falcon Flight LLC, of New York, NY; Raghida Ghandour, of Dubai, and The Public Institution for Social Security, of Kuwait, at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Hemavadi Poolay Soondram: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has disqualified Hemavadi Poolay Soondram, who was described as a "director of Beaufort Management Services Ltd.", for regulatory breaches.

Chan Yew Poa Yat: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has disqualified Chan Yew Poa Yat, described as "a director of Beaufort Management Services Ltd.", for regulatory breaches.

Sanjay Kumar Mehta: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it was disqualified Sanjay Kumar Mehta, who was described as a "director of Beaufort Management Services Ltd.", for regulatory breaches.

Arvinsingh Canaye: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has disqualified Arvinsingh Canaye, who was described as the "General Manager of Beaufort Management Services Ltd.", for regulatory breaches.

Aleksei Korotaev: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has disqualified Aleksei Korotaev, a citizen of Russia, who was described as "the director and ultimate beneficial owner" of Private Kapital Partners Asset Management (Mauritius) Limited, for regulatory breaches.

Aldrex Suppliers Ltd. – Pension & Life Assurance Scheme: License Revocation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has terminated the license of Aldrex Suppliers Ltd - Pension & Life Assurance Scheme, "administered by SWAN Life Ltd.". Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department in Mauritius showed that Aldrex Suppliers Ltd. was incorporated in Mauritius on March 18th, 1998, its directors are Bernard Dupont, Louis Joseph Denis Lincoln, Marie Christine Alexandra Lincoln, Gerard Marie Sophie Rambert, and Joseph Desire Tristan Rambert, and that its shareholders are Gerard Rambert and Marie Lincoln.

Jacques McKay: Public Notice

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it intends to disqualify Jacques Desire Frederick McKay.

Century Sharia Fund Ltd. et al: Administrator Appointment

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission announcing the appointment of an administrator for Century Global Ltd. and Century Sharia Fund Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department for Mauritius showed that Century Sharia Fund Ltd. was incorporated on May 19th, 2014, its sole director is Shah Nawaz Abdool Rahim Paraouty, of Mauritius, and its sole shareholder is Century Global Ltd.; Century Global Ltd. was incorporated on April 10th, 2012, its sole director is Shah Nawaz Abdool Rahim Paraouty, of Mauritius, its management company is Bramer Global Services Ltd., and its sole shareholder is Century Banking Corporation Ltd.; and Century Banking Corporation Ltd. was incorporated on May 21st, 2008, its directors are Waleed Qassim Bangash, of Bahrain; Charles Mark Broadley, of Hong Kong; Shakil Ibrahim Moollan, and Rajendra Kumar Ujoodha, both of Mauritius; its secretary is Rawat Muhammad Houmayd Sulleman, of Mauritius, and its shareholder is CBC Capital Limited, whose domicile is not identified.

Nirvi Management Ltd. et al: Liquidator Change

Communiqué by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that Bhavish Bhooshan Ramdhony has been appointed as the liquidator of Nirvi Management Ltd. and Lotus Fund Ltd., replacing Mohammad Reaz Emambocus.

Emerging India Fund Management Ltd.: License Suspensions

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has suspended the "Global Business Licence" and "CIS Manager Licence" of Emerging India Fund Management Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department in Mauritius showed that Emerging India Fund Management Ltd. was incorporated on May 19th, 2008, its directors are Antish Bundhun and Ashis Teemulsingh Luchowa, and its secretary is Trident Trust Company (Mauritius) Limited.

Emerging Markets Investment Fund IA: License Suspension

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has suspended the "Global Business Licence" and "authorisation to operate as a CIS and Expert Fund" of Emerging Markets Investment Fund IA. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department in Mauritius showed that Emerging Markets Investment Fund IA was incorporated on February 10th, 2015, its sole director is Sahjahan Ally Nauthoo, its sole shareholder is Emerging India Fund Management Ltd., and its "Management Company" and secretary is Trident Trust Company (Mauritius) Limited.

USA v. Elliott Broidy: Criminal Information

Criminal Information alleging conspiracy to violate the Foreign Agents Registration Act regarding lobbying the U.S. Government "to drop or otherwise favorably resolve its matters against Foreign National A for his role in the embezzlement of billions of dollars from 1 Malaysia Development Berhad" and, separately, "to arrange for the removal and return of People's Republic of China National A - a citizen of the PRC living in the United States - all on behalf of Foreign National A" in USA v. Elliott Broidy at the U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

Jean-Claude Bastos: Disqualification Cancellation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that the corporate disqualification of Jean-Claude Bastos, a Swiss-Angolan businessman, "has been cancelled on the 22nd September 2020 by the Financial Services Review Panel" and that the FSC "being dissatisfied" with the FSRP's decision "has decided to apply to the Supreme Court for a judicial review".

Changshouhua Food Company Ltd.: ‘Scheme of Arrangement’ Petition

Petition for the Court's sanction of a Scheme of Arrangement to privatize and de-list from the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in the matter of Changshouhua Food Company Limited, a Cayman Islands company based in Hong Kong that is "engaged in the production and sale of edible oil, crude oil and corn meal", at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Ashish Bhandari: $165K Fine

Amended Decision Notice by the Dubai Financial Services Authority imposing a fine of $165,000 and financial services industry restrictions on Ashish Bhandari for regulatory breaches involving "an offshore entity in the British Virgin Islands" while he was employed by ABN AMRO Bank NV

Abdulhameed Dhia Jafar v. ABRAAJ Holdings et al: Complaint

Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim for at least $267 million alleging "systematic fraud" in Abdulhameed Dhia Jafar, of Sharjah, in the United Arab Emirates v. ABRAAJ Holdings (in Official Liquidation), GHF General Partner Limited, as General Partner of GHF Fund LP, formerly Abraaj Growth Markets Health Fund LP, and GHF Fund (B) LP, formerly Abraaj Growth Markets Health Fund (B) LP; The GHF Group Limited, formerly The Abraaj Healthcare Group Limited, and Abraaj General Partner VIII Limited, as General Partner of Neoma Private Equity Fund IV LP, formerly Abraaj Private Equity Fund IV LP, all of the Cayman Islands, at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Century Global Ltd.: License Suspension

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has suspended the CIS Manager License of Century Global Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department for Mauritius showed that Century Global Ltd. was incorporated on April 10th, 2012, its sole director is Shah Nawaz Abdool Rahim Paraouty, its management company is Bramer Global Services Ltd., and its sole shareholder is Century Banking Corporation Ltd., and Century Banking Corporation Ltd. was incorporated on May 21st, 2008, its directors are Waleed Qassim Bangash, of Bahrain; Charles Mark Broadley, of Hong Kong; Shakil Ibrahim Moollan, and Rajendra Kumar Ujoodha, both of Mauritius; its secretary is Rawat Muhammad Houmayd Sulleman, of Mauritius, and its shareholder is CBC Capital Limited, whose domicile is not identified.

Century Banking Corporation Ltd.: License Revocation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has revoked the Islamic Banking License of Century Banking Corporation Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department for Mauritius showed that Century Banking Corporation Ltd. was incorporated on May 21st, 2008, its directors are Charles Mark Broadley, of Hong Kong; Waleed Qassim Bangash, of Bahrain; Shakil Ibrahim Moollan, and Rajendra Kumar Ujoodha, all of Mauritius; its secretary is Muhammad Houmayd Sulleman Rawat, of Mauritius, and its sole shareholder is CBC Capital Limited, of Hong Kong. Research in the Hong Kong Companies Registry showed that the sole director of CBC Capital Limited is Charles Mark Broadley; and its sole shareholder is Oryx Investment Limited, of Hong Kong, and that the sole director of Oryx Investment Limited is Kenneth Richard Wyness, a citizen of South Africa residing in Mauritius, and its sole shareholder is Ghanim Saad M. Alsaad Al-Kuwari, of Qatar. Charles Broadley ceased being a director of Oryx Investment Limited on July 31st, 2019.

Century Sharia Fund Ltd.: License Suspension

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has suspended the Collective Investment Scheme license of Century Sharia Fund Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Corporate and Business Registration Department for Mauritius showed that Century Sharia Fund Ltd. was incorporated on May 19th, 2014, its sole director is Shah Nawaz Abdool Rahim Paraouty, of Mauritius, and its sole shareholder is Century Global Ltd., of Mauritius.

Jean-Claude Bastos: Disqualification

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has disqualified Jean-Claude Bastos, a Swiss-Angolan businessman, from being an officer for five years.

The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. v. Bank of America et al: Discovery Application

Application by The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited to take discovery from Bank of America N.A., Bank of Baroda, Bank of China, New York Branch; The Bank of New York Mellon, BNP Paribas, New York Branch; Citibank N.A. Commerzbank AG, New York Branch; Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, HSBC Bank (USA) N.A., JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Mashreq Bank, New York Branch; National Bank of Abu Dhabi, Societe Generale, New York Branch; Standard Chartered Bank, New York Branch; UBS AG, New York Branch, and Wells Fargo Bank N.A. for use in legal proceedings in South Africa involving Oakbay Resources and Energy Limited and allegations of "money laundering, common law fraud, and securities fraud", filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Neomenia Ltd.: License Revocation

Public Notice by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission that it has revoked the Global Business License of Neomenia Ltd. Editor's Note: Research by OffshoreAlert in the Mauritius Companies and Business Registration Department showed that Neomenia Ltd. was incorporated on July 25th, 2018, its sole directors is Dirk Roger Dhondt, and it is managed by Credentia International Management Ltd.