On or around 06/25/2018 (Ongoing date of last review)
Filing Date: April 03, 2018
According to the law firm press release, Longfin is a finance and technology company that provides trade and physical commodities solutions for finance businesses and trading platforms. Longfin recently began using blockchain technology to enable global trade finance solutions.
The complaint alleges that Defendants violated provisions of the Exchange Act by issuing false and misleading statements to investors, including in filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Specifically, Defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (i) Longfin had material weaknesses in its operations and internal controls that hindered the Company's profitability; (ii) Longfin did not meet the requirements for inclusion in the Russell 2000 and 3000 indices; and (iii) as a result of the foregoing, the Defendants' public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times.
On April 26, 2018, the Court issued an Order consolidating cases. On June 7, the Court issued an Order consolidating cases.
Company & Securities Information
Defendant: LongFin Corp.
Industry: Software & Programming
Headquarters: United States
Ticker Symbol: LFIN
Company Market: NASDAQ
Market Status: Public (Listed)
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First Identified Complaint
Karthik Reddy, et al. v. LongFin Corp., et al.
COURT: S.D. New York
DOCKET #: 18-CV-02933
JUDGE: Hon. John G. Koeltl
DATE FILED: 04/03/2018
CLASS PERIOD START: 12/15/2017
CLASS PERIOD END: 04/02/2018
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
Scott + Scott LLP (NY) 405 Lexington Avenue, 40th Floor, The Chrysler Building, Scott + Scott LLP (NY), NY 10174 (212) 223-6444 (212) 223-6444 ·
U.S. Market Advisors Law Group PLLC 5335 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Ste. 440, U.S. Market Advisors Law Group PLLC, DC 202.274.0237 202.274.0237 ·
First Identified Complaint (FIC) Filings:
Complaint for Violations of the Federal Securities Laws