17 Aug 2021 | 26 min read
Christopher Samuelson is the man who is trusted by the world's rich to move around money using shady constructions and complicated trusts.
Who is this "ultimate man in the shadows", the person who built a financial empire by trusting the new millionaires and billionaires of post-Soviet Russia?
This is the story of one mysterious financier who came to sit at the top table of oligarchs and power.
10 Aug 2021 | 37 min read
Football middlemen tell undercover reporters how they can hide a criminal’s money and identity behind offshore trusts and use “dirty tricks” to deceive the football authorities.
The I-Unit’s undercover reporters reach the brink of striking a deal for a fictitious criminal to buy and launder money through Derby County FC, one of England’s oldest football clubs.
4 Aug 2021 | 36 min read
How the construction of an airstrip and jetty on a remote Mauritian island reveals a rising India that plans to flex its muscles as a regional superpower
2 Feb 2021 | 28 min read
The story of how Haris Ahmed, one of the Bangladesh's most notorious gangsters, came to have the protection of the army of his country and the loyalty of a leader.
25 Mar 2019 | 9 min read
Undercover for three-years in an investigation of the US’ powerful gun lobby’s strategies to promote firearms ownership in Australia.
1 Dec 2019 | 26 min read
An Al Jazeera investigation into the corrupt power brokers and global business elites defrauding the Namibian people.
26 Nov 2019 | 29 min read
The story of Ali Reza Monfared, the Iranian who tried to buy diplomatic immunity after embezzling millions of dollars.