Corporate Services

Guernsey FSC fines and bans Louvre Fund Services & Directors

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission has imposed financial penalties totaling £203,000 and/or corporate bans regarding fund administrator Louvre Fund Services Limited and four of its directors, Kevin Gilligan, Charles Tracy, Derek Baudains, and Julian Lane.

Lilly Perry v. Dieter Neupert et al: Transcript of Motion To Dismiss Hearing

Transcript of Hearing on Motion To Dismiss by Côte d'Azur Estate Corporation and BGO Foundation regarding allegations that a Swiss attorney misappropriated an asset in France worth €25 million after a client died in Lilly Lea Perry, 72, the widow of Israel Igo Perry v. Dieter Walter Neupert, described as "Senior Partner" of Neupert Vuille Partners law firm, in Zurich, Switzerland; Côte d'Azur Estate Corporation, of Delaware, and BGO Foundation, of Liechtenstein, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Lilly Perry v. Dieter Neupert et al: Letter Suggesting Crimes

Letter from Delaware judge suggesting crimes may have been committed regarding allegations that a Swiss attorney misappropriated an asset in France worth €25 million after a client died in Lilly Lea Perry, 72, the widow of Israel Igo Perry v. Dieter Walter Neupert, described as "Senior Partner" of Neupert Vuille Partners law firm, in Zurich, Switzerland; Côte d'Azur Estate Corporation, of Delaware, and BGO Foundation, of Liechtenstein, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

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

First Amended 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; CGC NA, of Curaçao; Citco Banking Corporation NV, of Curaçao; Citco Bank Nederland NV, of the Netherlands; Citco Bank Nederland NV Dublin Branch, of the Netherlands, and Citco Group Limited, of the Cayman Islands, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

E&S Consultancy Ltd.: Cancellation of Registration

Public Notice by the Malta Financial Services Authority that it has cancelled the registration of E&S Consultancy Limited, a corporate services provider whose directors are Christian Ellul, Karl Schranz, and Mariella Baldacchino.

Jirehouse Management Nevis Ltd.: Public Warning

Public Warning by Nevis Financial Services Regulatory Commission regarding Jirehouse Management Nevis Limited, a corporate services provider managed by Collin Walwyn and part of a group operated by British tax lawyer Stephen David Jones, who was jailed for contempt of court in Britain on August 16th, 2019.

Amicorp BVI sued over alleged $20M investment fraud by clients

British Virgin Islands-based corporate services provider Amicorp is being sued in the United States for damages of up to $20 million arising from a suspected fraud against residents of Ecuador who invested in a scheme by the 'Vanguardia Group' that involved individuals and legal entities in the Bahamas, Bermuda, BVI, Cayman Islands, and USA.

Insight Securities Inc. v. Amicorp (BVI) Trustees Ltd.: Complaint

Complaint alleging negligence and fraud regarding the Vanguardia Trust and the SBH Assets Trust, both of the Cayman Islands, in Insight Securities Inc., of Delaware v. Amicorp (BVI) Trustees Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands, at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. v. Carlos Ghosn et al: Preservation Order

Order in Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., of Japan v. Carlos Ghosn, a citizen of Brazil, France and Lebanon and a former chairman and CEO of Nissan; his wife, Carole Nahas Ghosn, and Beauty Yachts Pty Ltd., of the British Virgin Islands, as Respondents, and Virgin Islands Shipping Registry, and Hauteville Trust (BVI) Limited, as Third Parties, at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

Sanne Fiduciary Services Ltd.: Fine

Public Statement by the Jersey Financial Services Commission regarding a £381,010 fine imposed on Sanne Fiduciary Services Limited.

Butterfield Fiduciary Services (Cayman) Ltd. v. Syed Arif Masood Naqvi et al: Originating Summons

Ex Parte On Notice Originating Summons in Butterfield Fiduciary Services (Cayman) Limited, as Trustee of the Orchid II Trust v. Syed Arif Masood Naqvi, founder of the Abraaj Group and a convicted fraudster in the United Arab Emirates; Fayeeza Naqvi, Syed Ashan Ali Naqvi, and Syed Faaris Ali Naqvi, as Members of the Family Committee of the Orchid II Trust, at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Lilly Perry v. Dieter Neupert et al: Amended Complaint

Amended Complaint alleging that a Swiss attorney misappropriated an asset in France worth €25 million after a client died in Lilly Lea Perry, 72, the widow of Israel Igo Perry v. Dieter Walter Neupert, described as "Senior Partner" of Neupert Vuille Partners law firm, in Zurich, Switzerland; Côte d'Azur Estate Corporation, of Delaware, and BGO Foundation, of Liechtenstein, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Louvre Trust (Guernsey) Ltd. et al: Financial Penalties

Public Statement by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission regarding financial penalties against Louvre Trust (Guernsey) Ltd., Derek Paul Baudains, Jonathan Ross Bachelet, Haidee Louise Stephens, Julian Dai Lane, and Charles Peter Gervais Tracy.

St. Publius Malta Ltd.: Warning

Warning by the Malta Financial Services Authority regarding St. Publius Malta Limited, whose shareholders are Peter Knappertsbusch, of the United Kingdom, and Alberto Giuseppe Valmori, of Malta.

Fairfield Sentry Ltd. et al v. Citco Group Ltd. et al: Complaint (Unredacted)

Unredacted 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.

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

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 (Redacted)

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.

Sergii Lagur et al v. Estera Corporate Services (BVI) Ltd. et al: Judgment

Litigation funding-related judgment in Tetiana Ieremeieva and Roman Yeremeiev, as Respondents/Claimants, v. Estera Corporate Services (BVI) Limited, as Respondent/Defendant, and Sergii Lagur and Stepan Ivakhiv, as Applicants/Defendants, and Sofiia Yeremeieva (a minor), as defendant, at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

The Silk Road M3 Fund v. Alisher Ali et al: Writ of Summons

Generally Endorsed Writ of Summons in Matthew Clingerman, as Receiver of The Silk Road M3 Fund, a segregated account of Silk Road Funds Limited, v. Alisher Ali, a.k.a. Alisher Djumanov; Eurasia Capital Ltd., of the Cayman Islands; Eurasia Capital Mongolia LLC, of Mongolia; Silk Road Management Limited, of the Cayman Islands; Silk Road Finance Limited, of the Cayman Islands; Silk Road Finance Inc., formerly known as Silk Road Ventures Ltd. and formerly known as Ole Remediation Ltd., of the Cayman Islands; Apex Fund Services Ltd., of Bermuda, and Peter Hughes, of Bermuda, at Bermuda Supreme Court.

Lilly Perry v. BGO Foundation: Memorandum Opinion Denying Motion To Dismiss

Memorandum Opinion Denying Motion To Dismiss by BGO Foundation regarding allegations alleging that a Swiss attorney misappropriated an asset in France worth €25 million when a client died in Lilly Lea Perry, 72, the widow of Israel Igo Perry v. Dieter Walter Neupert, described as "Senior Partner" of Neupert Vuille Partners law firm, in Zurich, Switzerland; Côte d'Azur Estate Corporation, of Delaware, and BGO Foundation, of Liechtenstein, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.