Fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low, pictured in 2015. Photo: APFugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low, pictured in 2015. Photo: AP
Fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low, pictured in 2015. Photo: AP

1MDB scandal: Jho Low not off the hook despite US$1 billion settlement

  • The US Justice Department says the fugitive Malaysian financier still faces criminal charges in the US, and it will not tolerate its financial system being used for ill gotten gains
  • Low says he is ‘very pleased’ with the comprehensive settlement, which does not constitute an admission of guilt or liability from him

Topic |   Malaysia 1MDB scandal
Fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low, pictured in 2015. Photo: APFugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low, pictured in 2015. Photo: AP
Fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low, pictured in 2015. Photo: AP
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