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He refuted the validity of the emails leaked in the Panama Papers, that show Mossack Fonseca was told by an intermediary “that the offshore company was created to work on waste management in Asia.” However, a newly discovered set of emails in the Panama Papers show that the offshore firms of Mizzi ...
The need to combat money-laundering and terrorist financing was raised by the European Commission in 2016, in the wake of a number of acts of terrorism across the continent, as well as the Panama Papers scandal, during which documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca indicated ...

After all, the troves of information turned over to the ICIJ included decades' worth of documents on the innermost workings of sprawling law firms Mossack Fonseca (in Panama) and Appleby (based in Bermuda). Apart from hypocrisy by some political figures, and maybe some new details on questionable ...
... leak raised questions over tax avoidance from prominent individuals such as the late father of former U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron, to secret offshore deals worth $2 billion with links to Vladimir Putin. Mossack Fonseca operated tax havens in Switzerland, Cyprus and, most notably, in the Caribbean.
When we started, we tried to figure out how big Mossack Fonseca is, and it was nearly impossible. After the Panama Papers, [we had] the Paradise Papers. One part of the Paradise Papers was a leak of a law firm that was considered the white knight of the offshore financial industry. But when we then saw ...
Zia confirmed that no letter or document from the law firm Mossack Fonseca declared Nawaz Sharif the owner of the companies or properties or he was ... When Wajid Zia was asked about the relevant documents of the two letters from Mossack Fonseca, he replied that the JIT did not get those documents.

The name refers to the unprecedented leak of 11.5 million files from Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca. They exposed offshore companies used to avoid tax and has embroiled public figures like Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, David Cameron, Icelandic Prime Minister ...
Two years ago we published the Panama Papers after an anonymous source provided 2.6 terabytes of internal data from the dubious Panamanian law firm of Mossack Fonseca. We shared the data with 400 journalists worldwide and together revealed how the wealthy and powerful use shell companies to ...
In our scenario, the first wave would be the demise of Mossack Fonseca. The second wave sees the demise, or at least the diminution, of Appleby, whose website boasts offices in “key offshore jurisdictions”, including Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, Jersey ...
Two years after it took aim at hundreds of Royal Bank clients exposed in the Panama Papers leak, the Canada Revenue Agency has decided just five cases require an audit. That's because most of the offshore accounts it unearthed ended up belonging to foreigners, the CRA says. The revenue agency ...
And he wanted to tell me about someone calling himself John Doe who had approached him in an encrypted message asking if we were interested in secret data regarding the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. As soon as we had received the first bunch of data, we saw that this was explosive ...
The Panama-based offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca stated that it will close by the end of the month, according to a statement from the firm obtained by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. The closure comes nearly two years after Mossack was rocked by hundreds of reports ...
Mossack Fonseca suffered a hack with 11.5 million documents leaked to the press exposing the firm's wealthy clients. The firm will close down this month. It said the closure was the result of “irreversible damage” from the April 2016 information leak. 'The reputational deterioration, the media campaign, the ...
The infamous Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca, which was implicated in the Panama Papers scandal, announced Thursday it will be shutting down after 40 years of operations because of the firm's ruined reputation as a result of the leaks. Panamapapers 1 copy The Panama Papers (Source: Sollok29, ...
Het Panamese advieskantoor Mossack Fonseca, waarvan de gelekte interne administratie het centrum van de Panama Papers besloeg, gaat sluiten. Het in belastingontwijking gespecialiseerde bedrijf zegt dat de economische en reputationele schade die het heeft geleden te groot is. Dat meldt persbureau ...
The directors of Mossack Fonseca blamed the economic and reputational damage inflicted by its role in the global tax evasion debacle for the closure. Leaked files from the company were the basis of the Panama Papers investigation in early 2016, provoking a global scandal after showing how the rich and ...
Mr Cini told Mossack Fonseca in an e-mail dated December 17, 2015, that the Panama companies would be operating in the maritime and fisheries sector in Bangladesh, tourism in Asia, infrastructure projects in African countries, Indian and the subcontinent, as well as recycling and remote gaming.

On Thursday, the U.S. government imposed sanctions against five entities and 19 individuals for their role in “destabilizing activities” ranging from interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election to carrying out destructive cyber-attacks such as NotPetya, an event that the Treasury department said is the ...
According to a statement obtained by the the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), Mossack Fonseca stated, “The reputational deterioration, the media campaign, the financial siege and the irregular actions of some Panamanian authorities have caused irreparable damage, whose ...
The offshore law firm whose 11.5 million leaked files led to revelations in the Panama Papers global investigation, Mossack Fonseca, will shut down operations. The law firm says it will shut down its remaining offices by the end of the month, PREMIUM TIMES gathered. According to a statement obtained by ...
The firm had housed Mossack-Fonseca Malta before the company left the country in the wake of the scandal and it had also engineered the financial machinations of Minister Konrad Mizzi and Keith Schembri. Schembri and Scerri were also revealed in the Panama Papers as having had companies in the ...
The Panama Papers is an unprecedented leak of 11.5m files from the database of the world's fourth-biggest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca. Meanwhile, T&T's government has not yet responded to this latest development. However, Attorney General Faris Al Rawi has said in the past that government is ...
Investigations during August 2016 said that the bank had a substantial number of customer entities with accounts in several branches of Mega Bank, which were apparently associated and formed with the help of Mossack Fonseca, a Panamanian law firm, which at that time, was embroiled in a controversy ...
Simpson claims he discovered Browder had created “shell companies” to launder money and avoid paying Russian taxes, some of which were incorporated in the Carribbean using the notorious Mossack Fonseca law firm in Panama. Simpson described the firm as “known now for setting up offshore ...
The Airtel Payments Scam confirms that Aadhaar and demographic data is sufficient to open bank accounts. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) and the various government arms have yet to take cognizance of how banking with Aadhaar is destroying the rule of law in banking and is ...
Mr Mizzi and Mr Schembri were named in the Panama Papers, a massive data leak from Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca in 2015. Both deny any wrongdoing and say their companies were never used. Mr Ferris says he was looking into the case last year while working at the Financial Intelligence ...
But the release of the Panama Papers — more than 11 million documents leaked from the files of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca — enabled journalists to peek behind the curtain of this secretive world. What they found were masterpieces held in warehouses, never to be seen by the public ...
Mossack Fonseca has largely operated in the shadows. Be that as it may, it has gone under developing investigation as governments have acquired halfway breaks of the company' documents. Tax Havens used by Mossack Fonseca. The firm is one of the world's top creators of Shell companies (shell ...
In the Panama Papers scandal, the law firm Mossack Fonseca was basically wiped out of existence after 11.5 million documents were revealed as a result of data leaked to a German publication, Sueddeutsche Zeitung. Mossack acknowledged the firm's credibility had been entirely destroyed. Cravath ...
This newspaper has reported extensively on how the lead developer of the project was a certain Gasol, a tiny company without a credible track record and which was ultimately controlled by a brass-plate company registered at Mossack Fonseca's offices in the secretive jurisdiction of the Seychelles.
In 2016, the Guardian and media partners published the Panama Papers, based on records from the offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca. Mossack specialised in setting up opaque shell companies. As Bastian Obermayer, the German reporter who got the leaked data, put it, its clients were frequently ...
According to records leaked from shamed law firm Mossack Fonseca (of Panama Papers fame), a legion of tax advisers have been using our country to help hide assets. The story became known as the “Canadian 'Snow Washing' ” scandal, after Toronto tax lawyer Jonathan Garbutt described the process ...
It had taken a similar step after the publication of the Panama Papers, a set of 11.5 million files leaked from the database of the world's fourth-largest offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca, 19 months ago. Though the leaks did not feature many big Indian names, globally they have changed the debate on ...
Danish tax authorities also acquired a portion of the Panama Papers data from an unknown source and are investigating 320 companies and 500 to 600 individuals linked through the data to Denmark. The founders of the Panamanian law firm, Mossack Fonseca, had been arrested on money laundering ...
The leaked Mossack Fonseca files revealed how offshore companies are used to hide assets and wealth. In his first UK lecture since leaving office, the former prime minister David Cameron said on Wednesday that “the cancer of corruption is developing, metastasising and becoming more commonplace, ...
The Panama Papers, leaked from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca and published in April 2016, listed the activities of global banks and ... that he does not have the competence to check whether Swiss financial intermediaries violated Swiss law in their business dealings with Mossack Fonseca.
Representatives of the Yoovidhya family have contacted The Independent to say that the Panama Papers do not give a complete or accurate view of the family's financial arrangements and that neither Mossack Fonseca not its auditors raised any concerns with their companies about missing documents.
The leaked files also showed that dozens of private meetings took place between Experta and Mossack Fonseca lawyers between 2002 and 2011, Knack reported. Directors of Dexia, the former parent bank, included Belgium's ex Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene, and authorities are now investigating ...
president donald trump panama papers U.S. President Donald Trump listens to a question from the media at the White House in Washington, U.S. October 11, 2017. Trump's name appears 3,450 times in the Panama Papers. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. Bernstein concludes: “By 2008, Mossack Fonseca had ...
A Panamanian court has granted bail to the two founders of Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the center of the Panama Papers scandal, in a case allegedly tied to a sprawling corruption scandal in Brazil. Following their February arrest on charges of money laundering, Jurgen Mossack and Ramon Fonseca ...
Panamanian prosecutors raided the offices of Mossack Fonseca on Thursday. In a press conference on Kenia Porcell, Panama's attorney general, said she had information that identified Mossack Fonseca “allegedly as a criminal organisation that is dedicated to hiding money assets from suspicious origins” ...
Mossack Fonseca is a law firm based in Panama. Founded in 1977, it is the world's fourth biggest provider of offshore services. Until the publication this week of the Panama Papers, it was mostly obscure. In fact, it sits at the heart of the global offshore industry, and acts for about 300,000 companies.
In Belgium, the police raided the offices of Belfius bank in connection to revelations that its former subsidiary, Experta Corporate and Fund Services, had been a prominent client of Mossack Fonseca. Experta, a tax consulting firm, helped to establish hundreds of offshore companies on its clients' behalf, ...
The Panama Papers, which include documents dating back to the late 1970s, reportedly were stolen from Mossack Fonseca, a wealth management services firm located in Panama City, Panama. As do the Paradise Papers, the Panama Papers shed light on the tax avoidance strategies of wealthy ...
The accusation: HSBC reference letters used by Brian Tonna of Nexia BT, to send to Mossack Fonseca, hailed from the shuttered Attard branch of HSBC in 2013. matthew_vella. Matthew Vella. 12 December 2017, 8:06am. Print Version · Tweet. It was a bank manager's error on documents intended for Keith Schembri to ...
HMRC has confirmed that it has trebled the number of criminal and civil investigations it is undertaking in relation to the so-called Panama Papers, the 11.5m files obtained from the computer systems of the law firm Mossack Fonseca. HMRC set up a taskforce in November 2016 to consider the position and ...
... focused on the suspects because of telephone intercepts, including from a mobile phone that allegedly triggered the bomb. The most significant investigations by the murdered journalist stemmed from the Panama Papers, a leak of documents from the archives of the offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca.
president donald trump panama papers U.S. President Donald Trump listens to a question from the media at the White House in Washington, U.S. October 11, 2017. Trump's name appears 3,450 times in the Panama Papers. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. Bernstein concludes: “By 2008, Mossack Fonseca had ...
Caruana Galizia's most explosive investigations centred around the Panama Papers leaks, from law firm Mossack Fonseca. The leaks apparently linked Mr Muscat and other senior members of the Maltese government to offshore companies. She also wrote about a web of transactions between individuals ...
View of the facade of the building where Panama-based Mossack Fonseca law firm offices are in Panama City, on May 9, 2016. In April last year, some leading newspapers published information linked to documents leaked from the firm. PHOTO | RODRIGO ARANGUA | AFP ...


 

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