The economic court of London, office of the Royal bench of High court of justice refused on August 11 to the Panama company Sea Emerald S.A. in collecting from Prominvestbank 50 million dollars on allegedly given out by bank in 1993 of a guarantee.
"The economic court of London, office of the Royal bench of High court of justice rendered on August 11, 2008 the verdict about recognition groundless Sea Emerald S.A company requirements. (Panama) to Prominvestbank also I refused to this company satisfaction of the claim for the sum about 50 million US dollars", - it is spoken in the bank message. PIB notes that Sea Emerald is included into group of companies of the Greek shipowner Anastasis Laskaridis. Judicial proceedings were begun in Sea Emerald claim to Prominvestbank concerning the guarantee which allegedly has been given out in 1993 by the Nikolaev branch of bank.