On 14 August 2013, four men connected with the company Sustainable AgroEnergy plc (Gary Lloyd West, James Brunel Whale, Stuart John Stone, and Fung Fong Wong) were charged by the SFO with the offences of conspiracy to commit fraud by false representation and conspiracy to furnish false information under the Criminal Law Act 1977. The charges follow an investigation by the SFO into the promotion and selling of bio fuel investment products to UK investors. The four are due to appear before Westminster Magistrates Court on 23 September 2013.