Peruvian media accuse Geneva firm of importing illicit gold (update 2)

Guacamayu, illegal gold mining, 2012

Update 6 August 22:50  LIMA, PERU – A Geneva-based firm, MKS Finance, in 2011 reportedly purchased 19 tons of gold originating from illegal mining in the Peruvian jungle, according to a Peruvian newspaper Tuesday 31 July. The daily, El Comercio, maintains that MKS purchased the gold, valued at $900 million, from Universal Metal Trading, a […]