Opes Prime criminal trial
A FORMER director of failed stock-lender Opes Prime has been committed to stand trial on criminal charges stemming from its collapse.
Lirim ( Laurie) Emini, 47, has pleaded not guilty to 26 counts arising from an Australian Securities and Investments Commission investigation of the collapse.
Two other former Opes Prime directors also appeared in the same court.
All three are charged with breaching their duties as directors of Opes Prime. Emini also is charged with breaching his duties as a director of Leveraged Capital Pty Ltd.