Leaked email links Whitey Bulger’s nephew to Hunter Biden’s Chinese business venture

Boston’s criminal boss James “Whity” Balger’s nephew was leaked as Hunter Biden’s business associate and played an active role in promoting his business venture in China. E-mail shows.

The Boston gang gained a lot of attention in Boston’s organized crime scene in the 1970s and 1990s, and for many years was sought after as America’s most fugitive. He was killed by his fellow prison inmates in 2018 while serving two life imprisonments for 11 murders.

Massachusetts Gang James "Whitey" Bulger.
Massachusetts gangster, James “Whity” Bulger. (FBI via AP, file)

His nephew, James J. Balger, is a Massachusetts Senator, chairman of the Thornton Group of Boston-based investment consulting, and co-founded with Taiwanese-American businessman Michael Lin Chun Liang. bottom. The company was a stakeholder in Bohai Harvest RST Shanghai Equity Investment Fund Management (BHR Partners), an investment company backed by major Chinese national financial institutions such as Bank of China and China Development Bank Capital.

According to lawyers, Hunter Biden was an unpaid officer of BHR until April 2020. According to company records, he held a 10% stake in the company as of May last year.

Email thread retrieved by, as of 2014 Fox news And that New York post Two Thornton Group executives have shown that Hunter Biden and his associates are discussing issues such as securing a business license in China and meeting with senior Beijing officials for unspecified funding.

On January 27, 2014, Bulger forwarded an email from his colleague Mike Leonardo, Vice President of Operations at Thornton, to Biden and his close business partner Devon Archer with the subject “Meeting with the Chinese Ambassador.” bottom.

“U.S. Embassy staff met with former Baha’i CEO [sic] We funded it in 2008 and produced a report on the conference, “he wrote. “It’s very interesting that someone at the Beijing embassy is interested in what the domestic Bohai PE fund is doing. I thought you should see this.”

He proposed that the group meet in Washington, saying Leonard “probably referred to BHR CEO Jonathan Lee and reached out to someone in Beijing to confirm Jonathan’s schedule.” rice field.

“I still believe it would be great to meet the ambassador early next week.[o] many [expletive] pain. “

Thornton Group, Biden, and Archer worked together to establish a BHR partner a few months ago. The hunter’s father, President Joe Biden, was the Vice President at the time. In February, Archer was sentenced to a year and a day in prison for deceiving Native American tribes.

About four months later, Bulger wrote to Hunter Biden to emphasize “the need for contracted Chinese anchor investors.” The woman he identified as Lindsay attended the “Weekly BHR Call” a day ago. “She calls him [sic] Signing investment contracts with Gouxin, BOCs and PICCs is task number 1, “he wrote. The acronyms BOC and PICC may refer to the Bank of China and the People’s Insurance Company of China.

He went on to reveal a total return on investment of 10 billion yuan (about $ 1.6 billion at the time) from Gouxin. “At first we need to keep this very simple so that we can execute the contract as soon as possible,” he said, and Leonard will soon share his “high-level research” on “KAZ / China Energy Business.” I added that I would.

E-mails unearthed from Hunter’s abandoned laptop show that Hunter traveled to Beijing between 2014 and 2015 for $ 120 million in oil between China’s state-owned oil company and the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. Showed that you tried to mediate the contract.

That same month, Joe Biden’s brother-in-law, Jack Owens, also contacted Hunter for help with his two companies, MediGuide America and MediGuide Insurance Services International, for business licensing in China.

From L to R, US Vice President Joe Biden
From L to R, US Vice President Joe Biden, his wife Jill Biden, his sister Valerie Biden Owens, and her husband Jack Owens are innocent of the Mary Catholic Church in Wilmington, Delaware. Attending the funeral of Vice President’s mother Jean Finnegan Biden. January 12, 2010. (Susan Walsh / Pool / AFP via Getty Images)

The two companies were in talks with a Chinese-based insurance company “at a serious stage,” but the Chinese company was seeking a license to sign a contract, he wrote to Hunter.

“The pressure of time is very high, and the fact that there is no pressure yet has caused a slight loss of credibility in the minds of the company. This all led to the need for a business license, one It’s protected very quickly, “Wens wrote. “This may seem obvious, but we’ve come to understand that issues such as business licensing can be a tremendous amount of time that we don’t have. . “

Hunter immediately sent an email to Bulger and Lin asking them to help speed up their licensing. Bulger replied that he would talk to Lin to make a plan.

“I and Michael called Jack this morning. We think there is a solution for hello[s] “China’s problem,” Bulger wrote to Hunter three days later, and the two were investigating Chinese laws and regulations, but “our Thornton WOFE could be used by Jacks.” Added.

WOFE is an abbreviation for a completely foreign-affiliated company.

According to Fox News, in 2011 Hunter’s Business Associate forwarded news of the capture of Whitey Bulger to Hunter and Archer with a subject that included the phrase “Jim’s uncle.”

Bank records released by Senator Charles Ernest Grassley (Iowa) and Ron Johnson (Wisconsin) at the end of last month show that hunters received multiple payments of hundreds of thousands of dollars each from China in 2017 and 2018. Is shown.



Eva Fu is a New York-based writer of The Epoch Times, focusing on Sino-US relations, religious freedom, and human rights. Contact Eva at [email protected]