28 Jun '18, 1am

Goldman lunch at Singapore restaurant sets table for 1MDB money probe

Goldman lunch at Singapore restaurant sets table for 1MDB money probe

The 1MDB investigation has quickened since Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad returned to power in May. — Reuters pic SINGAPORE, June 28 ― In a private dining room at Singapore’s Taste Paradise restaurant, over a meal of abalone and suckling pig, two Goldman Sachs Group Inc bankers were explaining a US$1.75 billion (RM7.06 billion) bond offering to six executives of a Swiss bank. It was early 2012, and joining Goldman bankers Roger Ng and Tim Leissner that day were a young Malaysian financier named Low Taek Jho and an official from state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd, known as 1MDB, which had hired the New York bank to underwrite the bond sale. Now, people familiar with the matter say, investigators from Singapore to the US are looking more closely at the roles of Ng and Leissner, who’ve both left Goldman. And they’re asking what happened in that private di...

Full article: https://www.malaymail.com/s/1646336/goldman-lunch-at-tast...

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