“The interest transcends the oil world,” said Russ Dallen, a managing director at Caracas Capital. “Bondholders and creditors are trying to figure out how they can put their hands on the money that PDVSA may receive from the lawsuit.”

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-04/rigged-by-the-nerd-oil-auctions-said-to-spew-years-of-profits