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    Are thousands of French millionaires really moving to Israel? There are reasons to be skeptical.
    Apr04

    Are thousands of French millionaires really moving to Israel? There are reasons to be skeptical.

    People gather to show solidarity with the victims of the Paris attacks in Tel Aviv’s Rabin Square, Nov. 14, 2015. (Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images) (JTA) — France’s Jewish millionaires are flocking to Israel by the thousands, according to new data on offer by a consultancy that tracks the world’s wealthy. The report on international...

    Panama Papers: huge tax leak exposes world leaders, celebrities
    Apr04

    Panama Papers: huge tax leak exposes world leaders, celebrities

    One of the biggest document leaks in history snared world leaders, celebrities and sports stars in a snowballing worldwide scandal Monday over their secretive offshore financial dealings.A year-long worldwide media investigation into a trove of 11.5 million documents, leaked from a Panama-based law firm with offices in 35 countries, exposed a...

    Hundreds of Israeli firms, individuals among elites listed in Panama Papers leak
    Apr04

    Hundreds of Israeli firms, individuals among elites listed in Panama Papers leak

    (JTA) — Hundreds of Israeli companies and some 850 Israeli shareholders are listed as having offshore accounts in a dump of leaked documents known as the Panama Papers. The 11.5 million documents were published Sunday following a yearlong investigation of their contents led by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and the...

    Leaked Panama Papers Shed Light on Global Offshore Industry
    Apr04

    Leaked Panama Papers Shed Light on Global Offshore Industry

    An international consortium of media outlets has published an extensive investigation into the offshore financial dealings of political leaders, movie celebrities and sports starts based on a huge volume of documents reportedly leaked by an anonymous source. A year-long worldwide media investigation into a trove of 11.5 million documents, leaked...

    Trove of data on offshore accounts prompts probe, questions
    Apr04

    Trove of data on offshore accounts prompts probe, questions

    The release of a vast trove of documents and data on offshore financial dealings of wealthy, famous and powerful people around the world is raising questions over the widespread use of such tactics to avoid taxes and skirt financial oversight. Reports by an international coalition of media outlets on an investigation with the Washington-based...

    World figures deny wrongdoing as ‘Panama Papers’ turn spotlight on tax evasion (Update 2)
    Apr04

    World figures deny wrongdoing as ‘Panama Papers’ turn spotlight on tax evasion (Update 2)

    By Kylie MacLellan and Elida Moreno Governments across the world began investigating possible financial wrongdoing by the rich and powerful on Monday following a leak of documents from a Panamanian law firm which allegedly showed how clients avoided tax or laundered money. The documents detailed schemes involving an array of figures from friends...

    Panama Papers: Huge tax leak exposes world leaders, celebrities
    Apr04

    Panama Papers: Huge tax leak exposes world leaders, celebrities

    PARIS: One of the biggest document leaks in history snared world leaders, celebrities and sports stars in a snowballing worldwide scandal Monday over their secretive offshore financial dealings. A year-long worldwide media investigation into a trove of 11.5 million documents, leaked from a Panama-based law firm with offices in 35 countries,...

    Panama papers expose Putin,
    Apr04

    Panama papers expose Putin,

    PARIS: A massive leak of 11.5 million tax documents has exposed the secret offshore dealings of aides to Russian president Vladimir Putin, world leaders and celebrities including Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. An investigation into the documents by more than 100 media groups, described as one of the largest such probes in history, revealed the...

    #PanamaPapers: Call for probe into Poroshenko
    Apr04

    #PanamaPapers: Call for probe into Poroshenko

    Ukrainian lawmakers said parliament should investigate allegations that President Petro Poroshenko used an offshore firm to avoid tax. ||| Kiev – Ukrainian lawmakers said on Monday parliament should investigate allegations that President Petro Poroshenko used an offshore firm to avoid tax, following a global leak of documents from a...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko under fire over secret offshore accounts (AFP)
    Apr04

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko under fire over secret offshore accounts (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A populist Ukrainian party leader said Monday he plans to launch impeachment proceedings against President Petro Poroshenko over his use of offshore accounts revealed by the “Panama Papers” leak. …read more Source: The West...