Anguilla captive accused of impeding tax investigation into US founder

Anguilla-domiciled captive insurer Insider Insurance Ltd. has been accused of failing to co-operate with an IRS investigation into a United States-based "affiliate", Carlyle Van Lines, Inc. A federal court in Arizona today ordered the captive to "show cause in writing why it should not be compelled to obey and comply with" an IRS summons that it has allegedly twice ignored.

Anguilla regulator suspends Drake Incubator PCC after OffshoreAlert exposé

Anguilla-based mutual fund vehicle Drake Incubator PCC - which is controlled by BVI-based Drake Fund Advisors and the Osiris Group - has been suspended from providing any licensed services to its only sub-fund - GRRE Investment Fund - after OffshoreAlert exposed one of GRRE's directors, who is part of Belvedere Management Group's global criminal financial enterprise.

Drake Incubator PCC: Notice of Suspension

Notice of suspension of the mutual fund license of Drake Incubator PCC as it relates to Green Renewable Redeemable Energy Investment Fund, a.k.a. GRRE Investment Fund, by the Anguilla Financial Services Commission.

Belvedere associate Brian Weal’s latest fraud: Publicly-listed Etaireia Investments

OffshoreAlert's continuing investigation into Belvedere Management Group and its affiliates has uncovered another ongoing investment fraud, this one involving British firm Etaireia Investments Plc, whose shares are listed on the London-based ICAP Securities & Derivatives Exchange and which has raised at least £1.5 million over the last 15 months.

BUSTED: British & Irish expats who help Belvedere Group swindle investors

One day after new directors were appointed to 'ensure' that Cayman-domiciled Brighton SPC would be operated legally, the Fund illegally acquired a Gibraltar firm with bogus assets of $125 million, OffshoreAlert can reveal. The transfer allowed Belvedere and its accomplices in Britain, Dubai, Gibraltar, Spain and elsewhere to continue securities frauds involving firms listed on stock exchanges in Denmark, England and Germany.

Football Talent Fund et al: Investor Alert

Investor Alert by the Anguilla Financial Services Commission against Football Talent Fund, Cavendish Asset Management Ltd., and Global Agricultural Fund Ltd.

Richard Vento et al v. Keithley Lake et al: Judgment

Judgment dismissing application to enforce U. S. arbitration award in Richard Vento, Lana Vento, Gail Vento, Renee Vento, and Nicole Mollison v. Keithley Lake, Fidelity Insurance Company Ltd., Alliance Royalties Inc., Westminster, Hope & Turnberry Ltd. at Anguilla High Court.

USA v. Duane Crithfield et al: Superseding Indictment

Superseding Indictment regarding an alleged tax fraud scheme involving structures in the Bahamas, Nevis, Anguilla and the United States in USA v. Duane Crithfield and Stephen Donaldson, Sr. at the U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

USA v. S.A.C. Capital Advisors, LP et al: Forfeiture Complaint

Forfeiture Complaint in USA v. S.A.C. Capital Advisors, LP, Sigma Capital Management, LLC, S.A.C. Capital Advisors, LLC, and CR Intrinsic Investors, LLC, as defendants, and S.A.C. Offshore Capital Funding, Ltd., S.A.C. Spectrum Fund, LLC, S.A.C. Global Macro Fund, LLC, S.A.C. Arbitrage Fund, LLC, S.A.C. MultiQuant Fund, L.P., S.A.C. Private Equity Investors, L.P., S.A.C. Domestic Investments, L.P., S.A.C. Domestic Capital Funding, Ltd., Canvas Capital Associates, LLC, Sigma Capital Associates, LLC, S.A.C. Capital Associates, LLC, S.A.C. Strategic Investments, LLC, S.A.C. Meridian Fund, LLC, S.A.C. International Equities, LLC, International Equities (S.A.C. Asia) Ltd., S.A.C. Structured Investments, L.P., Sigma Fixed Income Fund, Ltd., S.A.C. Select Fund, LLC, S.A.C. Energy Investments, L.P., S.A.C. Genesis Fund, LLC, S.A.C. Healthco Fund, LLC, and S.A.C. Domestic Investments (CA), LLC, as defendants in rem, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Duane Crithfield et al: Criminal Indictment

Indictment for alleged tax fraud involving an offshore tax strategy known as the Business Protection Plan in USA v. Duane Crithfield and Stephen Donaldson, Sr. at the U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

Sen. Carl Levin Letter: Closing 10 Offshore Tax Loopholes

Letter about closing offshore ten tax loopholes from Senator Carl Levin to Senator Harry Reid, Senator Mitch McConnell, Senator Dick Durbin, Senator Jon Kyl, Senator Kent Conrad, Senator Saxby Chambliss, Senator Mark Warner, Senator Mike Crapo, Senator Tom Coburn, Senator Michael Bennet, Senator Mike Johanns, Senator John McCain, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Senator Lindsey Graham, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury; Gene Sperling, Director, National Economic Council, dated October 5, 2012.

Regina v. Joseph Brice: Reasons for Decision

Reasons for Decision regarding offshore practitioner Joseph Brice's application for the court to permanently stay an indictment and the prosecution of criminal charges against him in Regina v. Joseph Brice at Anguilla High Court.

David Mintjal et al v. Professional Benefit Trust et al: Second Amended Complaint

Second Amended Complaint in David Mintjal and Therese Mintjal v. Professional Benefit Trust, Multiple Employer Welfare Benefit Plan & Trust, PBT Administration, LLC, Professional Benefit Trust, Ltd., Tracy Sunderlage, Linda Sunderlage, Sunderlage Resource Group Inc., Sunderlage Resource Group International Ltd. and Maven Assurance, Ltd. at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Project Honey Pot v. Andrey Chernuk et al: Second Amended Complaint

Second Amended Complaint filed by Unspam Technologies, Inc., d.b.a. Project Honey Pot, against Andrey Chernuk, Boris Livshits, St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla National Bank Limited, ZAO Raiffeisenbank, DnB Nord Banka, Bank Standard Commercial Bank CJSC, Azerigazbank, and Rietumu Bank at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

Stanford International Bank: A breakdown of where accounts are located

Account holders in several major offshore financial centers, including the Bahamas, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands, had substantial deposits at alleged fraudster Allen Stanford's Antigua licensed Stanford International Bank Ltd., a document obtained by OffshoreAlert shows.

Safe Harbor Bank Ltd.: Chapter 15 Petition

Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in St. Vincent and the Grenadines by Graham Crabtree, as Foreign Representative of Safe Harbor Bank Ltd., at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Richard G. Vento et al v. Duane Crithfield et al: First Amended Complaint

First Amended Complaint in Richard G. Vento, Lana J. Vento, Gail C. Vento, Nicole M. Mollison, and Renee S. Vento v. Duane Crithfield, Stephen P. Donaldson, Keithley Lake, Alliance Holding Co., Ltd., Alliance Royalties LLC, Alliance Royalties Inc., Westminster, Hope & Turnberry LLC, Westminster, Hope & Turnberry Ltd., First Fidelity Trust Ltd., Fidelity Insurance Co. Ltd., Foster & Dunhill Ltd., Fortress Family Office Group LLC, Offshore Trust Services LLC, Citadel Insurance Co., Ltd., BPS International LLC, Waterberry Ltd., AXA Holdings Co., AP Holdings, Ltd., New Hope Holdings Ltd., Handler Thayer & Duggan, LLC, Handler Thayer, LLP, Duggan Bertsch, LLC, James M. Duggan, Thomas J. Handler, and Steven J. Thayer at the U. S. District Court for the District of the Virgin Islands.

Insider Talking: August 19, 2009

U. S. businessman Robert F. X. Sillerman, whose assets include the hit television show 'American Idol' and the late Elvis Presley's estate Graceland, has satisfied a summary judgment for $24.2 million that was entered against him in favor of Credit
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