SINGAPORE (Nov 8): Jose Renato Carvalho Pinto, the seventh witness for the prosecution in the on-going trial of ex-BSI banker Yeo Jia Wei, under cross examination on Tuesday dismissed the notion that Yeo was “just an intermediary and a messenger”.

Philip Fong, the lawyer of former BSI wealth planner Yeo, attempted to cast doubt over earlier statements by Amicorp Group relationship manager Pinto, who had taken the stand on Monday.

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