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SPECIAL REPORT: Derek Palaschuk: Lost & Found

[Originally published on November 13, 2012, via email, in “CBK Digest.”‘] Discredited and elusive former CFO of Hong Kong-based Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd. (formerly NYSE: LFT), Derek Palaschuk, has surfaced as a partner at Vancouver, B.C., Canada, of Cross Pacific Capital Partners (XPCP)(www.xpcp.ca). The bio of him on the firm’s website lists him as . . . → Read More: SPECIAL REPORT: Derek Palaschuk: Lost & Found

SPECIAL REPORT: Who is Longtop's Derek Palaschuk?

[Originally published in CBK’s June 2, 2011, email newsletter “Week in Review.”] When the curtain came down on Longtop Financial Technologies, (NYSE: LFT), chief financial officer Derek Palaschuk realized his fifteen minutes of fame, and then some, in the international financial press and financial blogs. But not exactly the type of fame you want . . . → Read More: SPECIAL REPORT: Who is Longtop’s Derek Palaschuk?

Publisher's Notes: A Word About Those Who Choose to Stay Private

[Originally published via CBK’s email newsletter, Nov. 26, 2013]

Dear Friends: Much of what I do to compile the news for CBK Digest and CBK People is troll the newswire services, i.e. Business Wire, PR Newswire, Nasdaq’s GlobeNewswire (which, as an aside, confuses me as a journalist as I do not understand how an . . . → Read More: Publisher’s Notes: A Word About Those Who Choose to Stay Private

SPECIAL REPORT: PCAOB & Chinese Regulators Come to an Accord

Washington D.C.-based PCAOB (The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board) announced today that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Enforcement Cooperation with the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) and the Ministry of Finance (MOF).

It is a much-welcomed chink in the proverbial Chinese Wall for those working in the sector China-based/U.S. . . . → Read More: SPECIAL REPORT: PCAOB & Chinese Regulators Come to an Accord

Publisher's Notes, April 16, 2013

Dear Friends,

Recently I have been trying to peg my newsletter to current events–historically significant and pertinent to the China/US cross border relationship. When I wrote the first draft of this missive it was to mark John Kerry’s trip to China to discuss the increasingly disturbing situation in Pyongyang.  However, sometimes the more local . . . → Read More: Publisher’s Notes, April 16, 2013

Newbriefs, September 15, 2011


SEC Files Subpoena Enforcement Action Against Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu The SEC filed a subpoena enforcement action on Sept. 8, 2011, against Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu CPA Ltd. for failing to produce documents related to the SEC’s investigation into possible fraud by the Shanghai-based public accounting firm’s longtime client Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd. According . . . → Read More: Newbriefs, September 15, 2011

Week in Review–May 23, 2011


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BREAKING NEWS: No more “Long” for Longtop May 23, 2011, marked a bad day for . . . → Read More: Week in Review–May 23, 2011