Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Lord Vallance Office / Reply

From: "Lord Vallance"<>

This email with the subject "Lord Vallance Office / Reply" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 01 Jul 2010 10:58:15 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "Lord Vallance"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Partner, 
My name is Lord Vallance a high placed official and Member of (Economic Affairs Sub-Committee on 
the Finance Bill) in United Kingdom (UK).    
I decided to reach you directly to solicit for your assistance and guidelines in making a business 
investment and transfer of GBP Ј19,500,000.00(Nineteen Million Five Hundred Thousand Great British 
Pounds) to your country. 
Please I must plead for your confidence in this transaction. I am currently in need of a silent 
foreign partner whose identity we can use to transfer this sum of money. 
But at this moment, I am constrained to issue more details about this profitable business venture 
until I get your response by email, please if you can take out a moment of your very busy schedule 
today to respond back to my private email below for more details and include your private telephone 
number for easier and faster communication with you. 
This fund accrued legitimately to me as commission from foreign contracts, through my private 
The fund is presently waiting to be remitted from the bank here into any overseas beneficiary 
confirmed by me as associate/receiver. By virtue of my position as a civil servant in my country, I 
cannot acquire this money in my name.  Because as a high placed civil servant, I am not allowed by 
the civil service code of conduct to own or operate bank accounts outside of our shores. On the 
other hand, it is not safe for me to keep the money here due to unstable political environment. 

My proposal to you is that after you receive the funds, it would be shared as follows: (1) 40% to 
you as commission for your co-operation and assistance in facilitating the transfer, while the 
remaining 60% belongs to me, and you and I will be responsible for all legal fees to ensure that 
the said fund leaves the shores of United Kingdom (UK) to your designated bank account in your 
You will be free to take out your commission immediately after the money hits your account in your 
country. Since my objective is to invest the money in a foreign country, it would be appreciated if 
you could also help me with advices and direction on investing into profitable ventures in your 
This transaction, although discreet, is legitimate and the money will be transferred successfully 
with all necessary back-up official documents showing the legitimate source/origin of fund. 
The transfer will be concluded within 14 days official working period as soon as we reach on an 
agreement and you furnish me with a suitable response indicating your interest for processing the 
I plead with you on one issue, whether you are interested or not, kindly do not expose this 
information to any one else. 
I confirm that the transaction is legitimate and without any risks either to yourself or myself. 
Please, give me your response immediately if you are interested.    
Yours Faithfully,
Lord Vallance