Malaysia seeking up to $3bn 1MDB payment from Goldman Sachs

Pedro Gonçalves
Malaysia seeking up to $3bn 1MDB payment from Goldman Sachs

Malaysia has discussed a $2bn to $3bn settlement with Goldman Sachs over the US bank's alleged role in the 1MDB scandal, less than half the sum the Southeast Asian nation had demanded earlier. Although the final deal may diverge for this range, it demonstrates the willingness by to be flexible, a Bloomberg report said, citing anonymous sources.  It is unclear whether or not the settlement would lead Malaysian Attorney General Tommy Thomas to drop charges against Goldman Sachs' 17 curren...

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