March 02, 2015 - Investors who have already been swindled out of £98 million in a litigation funding scam by Buttonwood Legal Capital are being asked to invest a further £14.63 million to finance a Cayman Islands-domiciled 'rescue fund' set up by Simon Franklin, Stuart Hackett, and Klaus Selinger, who were all involved with the Buttonwood scheme before its collapse.
February 28, 2015 - The Public Prosecutor in France has recommended that Royal Bank of Canada Trust Company (Bahamas) Limited be criminally prosecutors for alleged tax fraud and money laundering concerning a trust for which the company serves as trustee.
February 27, 2015 - Complaint in Joseph Fragala v. 500.com Limited, based in China, domiciled in Cayman Islands; Man San Law, Zhengming Pan, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Piper Jaffray & Co., and Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. at the U. S. District Court for the Central District of California.
February 26, 2015 - Research by OffshoreAlert indicates that insolvent Caledonian Bank is controlled by Canadian hedge fund boss and United States citizenship-renouncer Terry Duffy, not Curacao-based hedge fund services provider Gordon Casey, as claimed by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority in its petition to wind up the bank.
February 25, 2015 - 'Confidential Private Placement Memorandum' for Cayman Islands-based Chiron Litigation Funding Limited set up by Simon Franklin, Stuart Hackett and Klaus Selinger, of Dequity Partners Pty Ltd., in Australia, to recover assets on behalf of investors in Centaur Litigation Limited, Centaur Litigation SPC, and Centaur Litigation Unit Series 1 Limited who were swindled in a litigation funding fraud perpetrated by Buttonwood Legal Capital and the Argentum Capital Group.
February 24, 2015 - Application for an Order to Conduct Discovery for a Foreign Proceeding, namely Carlton Masters v. First Global Bank Ltd. in Jamaica, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
February 24, 2015 - Verdmont Capital's opposition to SEC's asset freeze application in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Caledonian Bank Ltd., Caledonian Securities Ltd., Clear Water Securities, Inc., Legacy Global Markets S.A. and Verdmont Capital S.A. at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
February 23, 2015 - Winding Up Order in Cayman Islands Monetary Authority v. Caledonian Bank Limited at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.
February 23, 2015 - Complaint in GlobeOp Financial Services (Cayman) Limited v. Sandra E. Piedrabuena at the U. S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island.
February 23, 2015 - Winding Up Petition in Cayman Islands Monetary Authority v. Caledonian Securities Limited at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.