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Something's Wild About Harry

No One Would Listen: A True Financial Thriller
Harry Markopolos

Harry Markopolos is a stand-up guy. And stand-up guys  finish seventh.

Surely you remember Harry? He’s the guy who got slightly more than his 15 minutes of fame when the… 1,230 more words

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Ex-Madoff computer programmer gets 2-1/2 years prison for fraud

(REUTERS) – A former computer programmer for Bernard Madoff was sentenced to 2-1/2 years in prison on Wednesday for helping the imprisoned fraudster carry out his multibillion dollar Ponzi scheme. 377 more words

Finance

Madoff aide Bongiorno gets 6 years in prison for aiding fraud

Another day, another sentencing of a former aide to disgraced hedge fund manager Bernie Madoff.

Annette Bongiorno, who served as a portfolio manager at the firm where Madoff perpetrated his multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme, was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday for her role in helping her former boss defraud investors, … 323 more words

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Bernie Madoff's Former Secretary Gets 6 Years In Prison

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The former secretary for imprisoned financier Bernard Madoff was sentenced Tuesday to six years in prison after she apologized to victims of the… 585 more words

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First of 5 Ex-Madoff Aides Sentenced This Week Gets 10-year Prison Term

Six years after Bernard Madoff’s arrest, the disgraced hedge fund manager’s former operations director is also headed to prison.

Five former aides convicted of assisting Madoff in his massive Ponzi scheme are due to be sentenced this week, and the first to learn his fate is former Madoff back office director Daniel Bonventre, who received a 10-year prison term Monday morning in a New York federal court, according to… 245 more words

First of 5 ex-Madoff aides sentenced this week gets 10-year prison term

Six years after Bernard Madoff’s arrest, the disgraced hedge fund manager’s former operations director is also headed to prison.

Five former aides convicted of assisting Madoff in his massive Ponzi scheme are due to be sentenced this week, and the first to learn his fate is former Madoff back office director Daniel Bonventre, who received a 10-year prison term Monday morning in a New York federal court, according to… 284 more words

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Trustee: Half-Billion Dollar Settlement Reached For With 2 Madoff Funds

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The trustee recovering money for thousands of investors said Monday that a half-billion-dollar settlement has been reached with two financial funds that invested with Ponzi schemer… 208 more words

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