This email with the subject "Investment Portfolio" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 16 Aug 2010 02:58:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Alan Derick <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day Friend, I know this letter may come to you as a surprise since we have not met be= fore. I got your contact from the world trade bureau. I am Mr. Alan Derick,Projec= t Funding & Financial Consultant of Kym Financial Services. A contractor wh= o is a customer named ENGR.REINIER PRITCHARD, made a deposit valued at USD$5.2 m= illion United States dollars. Upon maturity, I sent a routine notification to his forwarding address bu= t got no answer. After a month we discovered from his contract employers that t= he depositor had died. On further investigation, I found out that he died wi= thout making a will. However, my proposal is to front you as the next of kin to= the deceased Customer of our bank, if this transaction interests you, kindly = let me know so I can brief you on how we will execute this deal. I completely trust you to keep this proposition absolutely confidential a= nd Kindly forward your full names, contact address, telephone and fax number= s where I can reach you easily. I have suggested that we share the funds as follo= ws 50% for me 40% for your effort and 10% for expenses, I look forward to your e= arliest response Yours Sincerely, Mr. Alan Derick.