May 16, 2018

Appleby, which has a substantial presence in Jersey, launched legal proceedings last December after the publisher and broadcaster ran a series of reports based on some of the 13.4 million documents the firm says were hacked from its files. Confidential deals were revealed, including US tech giant Apple’s alleged use of Jersey-managed companies – on […]

Image Source: Denis Bocquet May 15th, 2018; NBC Washington Hidden in the Paradise Papers, a cache of 13 million leaked documents documenting a small slice of the world of offshore investing, lurks a credit agreement that reveals that some of the nation’s best-known environmental nonprofits are invested in oil drilling and exploration. The World Wildlife […]

Meryl Streep will take the lead in “The Laundromat”, a Steven Soderbergh-directed thriller about the Panama Papers. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Oscar winner will star alongside Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas, who are both in early talks to join, in the fact-based tale. The Panama Papers are 11.5 million leaked documents that detail financial and attorney–client information for more […]

CLOSE A quick look at how and why the University of Tennessee lobbied to keep some details of “alternative investments” secret. Daniel Connolly, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee Logo for the Paradise Papers project.(Photo: ICIJ / Rocco Fazzari) Note: The Paradise Papers project from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists highlighted financial transactions in secretive jurisdictions […]

Meryl Streep is set to star in Steven Soderbergh’s Panama Papers movie. The 68-year-old actress is being lined up to appear in the forthcoming drama film, ‘The Laundromat’, and Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas are also said to be in early discussions about appearing in the motion picture. According to The Hollywood Reporter, details of […]

Following the success of The Post, a film by Steven Spielberg about the publication of confidential (and controversial) documents concerning the Vietnam war at the beginning of the 1970s by the Washington Post (for which Meryl Streep was nominated for Best Actress at the 2018 Oscars), the legendary actress will star in the retelling of the Panama Papers […]