Wanted: Banker Who Became Literal Poster Boy of Cum-Ex Deals (1)

Feb. 12, 2021, 9:08 AM

People strolling through shopping malls or train stations across Germany this week saw something different on the billboards that typically advertise chocolate bars or dating sites: the face of a man wanted for suspected tax evasion.

Looking straight into the camera with a blank expression, his hair slicked back, the individual wanted by German Federal Police is Paul Mora. A New Zealand native who became a high-rolling investment banker in London, the 53-year-old has been linked to the dividend-tax strategy known as Cum-Ex that German lawmakers have decried as the biggest tax fraud in history.

Mora made Interpol’s Most-Wanted list ...

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