Depositors in American Intercapital Depository & Trust, which was a fraudulently-operated offshore bank in Colorado that was forcibly closed down by regulators in 2007, can expect to receive approximately half of their deposits back.
Mired in debt and fraud allegations, offshore businessman Jerry James, President of The Offshore Institute and founder of Colorado-licensed American International Depository & Trust, has died, apparently by suicide.
Petition filed by Broadsheet LLC to Issue subpoenas against The Estate of Edgar Jerome James, a.k.a. Jerry James; Steeplechase Advisors LLC, a.k.a. Steeplechase Financial Services LLC and Steeplechase Capital LLC; Broadsheet LLC, Sovereign Corporate & Fiscal Services (Colorado) LLC, and Douglas M. Tisdale, Sr. at the U. S. District Court for the District of Colorado.
A public hearing is scheduled to be held before the Colorado Banking Board on January 17, 2008 at which a challenge will be heard to the "emergency order of involuntary liquidation and order for possession" that were entered by the Board on November 19, 2007 against the state's sole remaining offshore bank, American Intercapital Holding LLC., d.b.a. American Intercapital Depository & Trust, f.k.a. American International Depository & Trust; Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell, along with his wife, Marietta Mitchell, was dismissed as a defendant in a civil action at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York on December 5, 2007 after all parties agreed that he is entitled to "head-of-state immunity"; Visitors to the "Warnings" page of a web-site operated by the Nevis Financial Services Regulation & Supervision Department will no longer see a warning that the regulatory agency issued on October 19, 2007 against Global Consultants and Services (Nevis) Limited; and The legal validity of Condor Insurance Limited's Amory-assisted continuance from St. Kitts to Nevis was challenged by Condor's principal, Harvey Milam, in a filing at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Mississippi on December 21, 2007.