This email with the subject "Urgent Business Proposal //" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 21 Dec 2014 20:12:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Barr. Stephen Cobb QC"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
My Name is Barr. Stephen Cobb QC, I am contacting you in regards of my client, Andrei Borodin,s urgent need for investment in your country. He is seeking for a private company or individuals that can manage and invest his funds wisely, he has a huge amount of money in the excess of ( 25,000,000) twenty five millions pounds.
Andrei Borodin A Russian ex-banker who fled to London in 2011 after being accused of alleged fraud has been granted political asylum in the UK, he has agreed a 20% reward to the person who will stand in as a substitute beneficiary to the claim, an additional 5% is set aside to reimburse for expenses in the course of the transaction and the balance of 75% will be invested upon your strong recommendation to my client in your chosen destination of the funds,
Please Read Link for your perusal...
If you are willing to provide this assistance please forward the following information, otherwise please feel free to decline.
Company name if any:
There will be a power of attorney issued and signed by my client to you for the claim of the funds in the institution were the funds has been lodge. I will only give further details if you are interested because this transaction is Highly Confidential.
I look forward for a good business relationship with you.
Stephen Cobb QC.