Posts Tagged ‘Pandora Papers’

Controversial Catholic order denies any wrongdoing over New Zealand trusts

Thursday, October 14th, 2021
Catholic order denies wrongdoing

New Zealand’s only Legionaries of Christ priest, Simon Cleary told CathNews that he is sorry if the media coverage has caused distress in New Zealand. He is very concerned that New Zealand and international reporting around the Pandora Papers has painted a picture that is untrue, and while he is no longer in New Zealand Read more

Pandora Papers: New Zealand trusts held $300m for controversial religious order

Thursday, October 7th, 2021
New Zealand Pandora Papers

Trusts registered in New Zealand held nearly $300 million in assets for a Roman Catholic order caught in an international paedophilia scandal, according to leaked records contained in the Pandora Papers. The Mexico based Legionaries of Christ used the trusts in a complex financial arrangement that held assets in four continents, according to an analysis Read more