Wanted in the USA for allegedly helping wealthy Americans hide €15 billion ($20 billion) from their local taxman, the former top banker was found hiding away in style in a luxury hotel in Bologna.
WikiLeaks has received sensitive information on more than 2,000 people in various firms and multinationals across the world, Julian Assange, the WikiLeaks founder, said at a press conference in London on Monday.
The former manager of a bank in a small town in Western Germany has been convicted of fraud and given a 22-month suspended sentence after she transferred money from the accounts of wealthy customers in to the accounts of customers with financial problems.
Rachel Ehrenfeld, Director of the American Center for Democracy, said at the Jerusalem Conference Tuesday that Saudi Arabian bankers are financing global terrorism. The issue has been reported by Talia Zarbiv for Arutz Sheva news service today.
Ladies, try avoiding making deals to auction yourselves off to a banker. One banker's accounts shows women as being worthless. He proves it on a spreadsheet. Yet, I'm certain by all accounts he will prove himself worthless on a lady's spreadsheet.
Although the family of a bank official, who managed to escape from kidnappers, are uninjured, they are seriously distressed, by the ordeal. They were taken hostage by armed men, in north Belfast on Tuesday.
A 45 year old German man dubbed as Robin Hood by the media, diverts more than 2.1 million Euros (2.8 million US Dollars) to clients who had less cash or assets. He did this for five years and turned himself in before anyone could find out.