John Soh – the alleged mastermind of the 2013 penny stock saga – is of the view that the prosecution has been deceived by the trading representatives who have been called to the stand as witnesses.

“A lot of things they have been saying have been total lies, in order to protect their licenses,” he told the court during his examination-in-chief by his defence counsel N Sreenivasan of K&L Gates Straits Law on May 17.

Soh went on to say that he was happy to speak to the high net worth clients that the trading representatives wanted to introduce to him.

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