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All Required to Get Rich is to Play on Greed

Bernard Madoff, born on April 29, 1939, was once an outstanding person on Wall Street. He was practically a legend at one point of his career. 669 more words

Fallen Heroes (Blog 10)

Death Sentence for Corrupt Vietnamese Bankers.

Vietnam’s punishment for corrupt bankers: Death.

On June 29, 2009, upon conviction of running a Ponzi scheme that bamboozled investors of at least $18 billion, Bernie Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in federal prison. 670 more words


Former Bernie Madoff Associates Found Guilty of Fraud

Five former aides to investment Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff were convicted on Monday of charges that they helped their boss conceal his multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme for years. 403 more words

Thomas Ruskin

26 Mar 2014 (AFR) - Former Madoff associates found guilty of fraud

(26 March 2014, AFR, p41, Erik Larson, Patricia Hurtado and Bob Van Voris)

‘Five former aides to Bernard Madoff, who spent decades working for his company, have been found guilty of helping run the biggest Ponzi scheme in US history, a $US17.5 billion ($19.13 billion) fraud exposed by the 2008 financial crisis.’ 59 more words

1.Market Observations

Why Is This Coin Different From All Other Coins, It Was the Cover-Up, Stupid and Literacy Literally Pays Off

All is not certain in bitcoin EXCEPT taxes…

Bitcoin, the hottest most talked about virtual currency since..well, ever, has been officially deemed NOT a currency. According to the taxman, bitcoins are property, for tax purposes anyway, and will be treated as such. 324 more words

The Prodigal Son Has Returned!

The seats are left empty, the concession stands closed, the winds howl around the outfield. In Flushing, Queens, appearances say it’s the depth of winter, but reality knows it’s the middle of April. 286 more words


5 Madoff ex-workers convicted in case's 1st trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Five former employees of imprisoned financier Bernard Madoff were convicted Monday at the end of a six-month trial that cast them as the long arms of their boss, telling an elaborate web of lies to hide a fraud that enriched them and cheated investors out of billions of dollars. 1,254 more words