Fidentia

 
Audit watchdog sharpens its fangs
Audit watchdog sharpens its fangs
While the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) is busy with its investigation of the major auditing firm KPMG, it can’t say much.
State bungles, J Arthur Brown walks
State bungles, J Arthur Brown walks
But on Wednesday a widely expected happy ending for the alleged victims did not materialise when he emerged from the Western Cape High Court a free...
How much of your money did J Arthur Brown waste?
How much of your money did J Arthur Brown waste?
J Arthur Brown was convicted on two counts...
Union, regulator disappointed at Fidentia boss sentence
Union, regulator disappointed at Fidentia boss sentence
"The FSB believes that the fine of R150 000 or 36 months in prison does not acknowledge the extent of the damage caused by Mr [J Arthur]...
J Arthur Brown gets R150k fine for Fidentia fraud
J Arthur Brown gets R150k fine for Fidentia fraud
Handing down the sentence on Wednesday, Western Cape High Court Judge Anton Veldhuizen said a R75 000 fine applied for each fraud count.
High Court finds Fidentia boss guilty of fraud
High Court finds Fidentia boss guilty of fraud
"We are satisfied the admissions [made by Brown] are sufficient for conviction," Judge Anton Veldhuizen said last Friday. "At this...
State allowed to appeal Fidentia bail
State allowed to appeal Fidentia bail
The state has been given leave to appeal a Cape Town magistrate's decision to grant bail to former Fidentia boss Arthur Brown.
Fidentia cases postponed to next year
Fidentia cases postponed to next year
The three embezzlement cases against J Arthur Brown, former chief executive of the Fidentia group, were postponed on Monday in the Cape Town...
Fidentia curators probe 'significant entity'
Fidentia curators probe 'significant entity'
Fidentia's curators have been probing a deal involving "a significant entity in the financial-services industry", according to a report made public...
SA rocked by R10bn Ponzi scheme
SA rocked by R10bn Ponzi scheme
One of South Africa's largest Ponzi schemes, estimated to be worth up to R10-billion, has been uncovered, reports said on Thursday.
Fidentia's Brown in bid to halt prosecution
Fidentia's Brown in bid to halt prosecution
A Cape High Court application is pending in which former chief executive of the Fidentia group, J Arthur Brown, seeks an order to stop his...
Brown keen to wed, wants charges dropped
Brown keen to wed, wants charges dropped
Former Fidentia boss J Arthur Brown, who is facing multiple fraud charges, has found God and a new girlfriend.

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