Fairfield Sigma Ltd. (“Sigma”) was incorporated in the British Virgin Islands on 20 November 1990. The directors of Sigma are Walter Noel Junior (a US national), Peter Schmidt (a Swiss national) and Jan Naess (a Norwegian national).
Sigma was a feeder fund of Fairfield Sentry Ltd. (“Sentry”) (which is in liquidation as well). Sentry carried on business as an investment fund, largely operating as a “feeder fund” into Bernard L. Madoff Investments Securities LLC. Sigma had a net asset value as at 30 October 2008 of €757,024,881.
Sigma, as at the date of liquidation has issued 3,198,820.9365 shares with a nominal value of $0.01 per share, held by 229 Registered Shareholders.
The Registered Office for Sigma was care of the address of the Companies’ Registered Agent Codan Trust Company (B.V.I.) Ltd, PO Box 3140, Romasco Place, Wickhams Cay 1, Road Town, Tortola, BVI.
The Auditor for the years ending 31 December up to 2005 was PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountants N.V., P O Box 8800, 3009 AV Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The Auditor for the years ending 31 December 2006 and 2007 was PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, 77 King Street West, RT Tower, Toronto, M4K 1G8 Canada. Sigma did not instruct to have an audit for the year ending 31 December 2008.
The Administrator, Registrar and Transfer Agent for Sigma was Citco Fund Services (Europe) B.V., Telestone 8 – Teleport, Naritaweg 165, 1043 BW Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Sigma’s Custodian was Citco Global Custody NV, Telestone 8 – Teleport, Naritaweg 165, 1043 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Sigma’s Payment Bank was Citco Bank Nederland B.V. (Dublin Branch), No 6 Custom Plaza(Level 3), Harbourmaster Place, Dublin, Co Dublin 1, Ireland.
The Investment Manager for Sigma was Fairfield Greenwich (Bermuda) Limited, 14 Par La Ville Road, 3rd Floor, Hamilton Bermuda.
The Companies’ BVI Attorney and principal legal advisor was Conyers, Dill & Pearman, PO Box 3140, Romasco Place, Wickhams Cay 1, Road Town, Tortola, BVI. The Companies’ US Attorney (until November 2008) was Mr. Andrew Goldstein, previously a sole practitioner of 488 Madison Avenue, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA and latterly of DLA Piper, 1251 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020‐1104, USA. The Companies’ US Attorney after November 2008 was Seward & Kissel LLP, One Battery Park Plaza, New York, NY 10004, USA.
Sigma was registered as a professional fund under Section 20(1) of the Mutual Funds Act, 1996 (as amended), British Virgin Islands.
On 21 July 2009, Mr. Christopher Stride and Mr. Kenneth Krys of KRyS Global were jointly appointed as Liquidators of Sigma pursuant to Claim No. 2009/139. Ms. Joanna Lau replaced Mr. Stride on 6 September 2010, and subsequently resigned on 23 November 2011. Mrs. Charlotte Caulfield was appointed joint liquidator on 24 June 2014.
More information on KRyS Global can be found at http://www.krys-global.com/.