Region: Malaysia

Deloitte reaches 1MDB settlement

Deloitte has agreed to pay the Malaysian Ministry of Finance $80 million to resolve an investigation into its audit work for shuttered sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.

04 March 2021

Clyde & Co can deny payments to PetroSaudi over risk of US prosecution

A judge at London’s High Court has ruled that Clyde & Co can ignore the court’s prior order to transfer funds in an escrow account to Saudi energy company PetroSaudi to avoid the risk of US prosecution.

26 February 2021

Malaysian bank agrees to pay $700 million in 1MDB-linked settlement

26 February 2021

DOJ accused of “naked and exorbitant attempt” to interfere in UK court proceedings

Lawyers for energy company PetroSaudi have claimed that US prosecutors are trying to subvert UK money laundering legislation by interfering in a civil dispute with Venezuela’s state-owned energy company.

23 February 2021

Wife of ex-Malaysian prime minister to face bribery charges

18 February 2021

Malaysian ex-prime minister accused of pocketing almost $1 billion from 1MDB

09 February 2021

How the DOJ’s 1MDB investigation unfolded

GIR tells the story of how the many-headed investigation evolved inside the DOJ, from the squabbles to the successes.

05 January 2021

A look back at GIR’s Women in Investigations conference

Video: GIR’s two-day virtual Women in Investigations conference, held in association with the Women’s White Collar Defense Association, can now be viewed online in full.

04 December 2020

MACC investigating Aker Solutions

01 December 2020

Dutch and Brazil authorities investigate shipbuilder IHC

01 October 2020

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