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Announcement from Allen Stanford

To the Stanford International Bank depositors, and clients of the global Stanford Financial Group As this is the first statement from me since the February 17, 2009 destruction of the global Stanford companies, and my imprisonment for allegedly operating a fraud that has been referred to as a “Ponzi scheme”, I want to be direct, […]

Anuncio de Allen Stanford

A los depositantes de Stanford International Bank y clientes del global Stanford FinancialGroup Como éste es la primera declaración de mí parte desde la destrucción de 17 de febrero de 2009 de las empresas mundiales de Stanford, y mi encarcelación por presuntamente operar un fraude que se ha referido como un “esquema Ponzi”, quiero ser […]

$83.5M Suit Says Willis Group Aided Stanford Fraud

By Law360 A group of holders of Stanford Financial Group CD accounts claims that Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Co. helped perpetuate Robert Allen Stanford’s $7 billion Ponzi scheme, according to an $83.5 million class action removed from Florida state court Monday. The plaintiffs, 64 citizens of El Salvador, Nicaragua, Panama, the United States and […]

Stanford Judge Approves Interim Distribution to Victims

By Tom Korosec & Andrew Harris A plan by a court-appointed receiver to distribute assets recovered from R. Allen Stanford’s Ponzi scheme to investors was approved by a federal judge in Dallas.U.S. District Judge David C. Godbey accepted the plan by Ralph Janvey, the receiver appointed in 2009 to marshal and liquidate Stanford’s personal and […]

SEC Can’t Force Help For Stanford Victims, DC Circ. Told

By Counsel for Appellee SIPC The Securities Investor Protection Corp. asked the D.C. Circuit on Monday to affirm a landmark district court ruling declaring it doesn’t owe compensation to victims of Robert Allen Stanford’s $7 billion Ponzi scheme, suggesting the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission succumbed to political pressure in bringing the suit. The SIPC […]

Stanford Investors Sue Antigua, Caribbean Central Bank

By Laurel Brubaker Calkins R. Allen Stanford’s receiver and investors’ committee sued Antigua, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank and 23 former Stanford Financial Group Co. executives over allegations they aided the financier’s $7 billion fraud. The Official Stanford Investors Committee seeks repayment of at least $90 million in documented loans Stanford made to the dual-island […]

STANFORD PONZI SCHEME VICTIMS TO RECOVER ONE PERCENT OF LOSSES

By U.S. Receiver (Ralph Janvey) The Receiver requests that the Court order a first interim distribution of funds from the Receivership Estate for the benefit of defrauded investors in certificates of deposit (“CDs”) issued by Stanford International Bank, Ltd. (“SIB”). These investors were the primary source of both the funds that fueled the Stanford Ponzi […]