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4th Person Connected to Madoff Ponzi Scheme Scandal Just Committed Suicide

A 56-year-old partner at Paulson & Co., who was best known for losing billions of his clients’ money to Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme when he ran the Fairfield Greenwich fund of funds, leaped to his death from the luxury Sofitel hotel in midtown Manhattan. 663 more words

Banking

A Bernie Madoff Investor Who Lost Billions Leaped To His Death In New York City

In 2008, the largest financial fraud in U.S. history rocked Wall Street when it was revealed that Bernie Madoff’s investment company was operating more like a Ponzi scheme than a legitimate business. 246 more words

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Madoff claims another victim

The Bernie Madoff victim list continues to grow as Charles Murphy committed suicide in Midtown Manhattan Monday evening.

Murphy, 56, who ran Fairfield Greenwich a hedge fund with more than $14 billion in assets under management in 2008 prior to the Madoff Ponzi scheme scandal imploding, was found on a fourth-floor terrace of the luxury Sofitel New York Hotel after taking a room on the 24th floor earlier in the day, police said. 234 more words

Economy

Hedge fund executive, 56, who invested billions with Bernie Madoff, leaps to his death from 24th story of New York's luxury Sofitel hotel

A hedge fund manager who lost billions of his clients’ money to Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme leaped to his death from the luxury Sofitel hotel in midtown Manhattan. 109 more words

America

Encouraging the Faithful.

Eight years ago FBI agents arrested financier Bernie Madoff and charged him with operating a $65 billion Ponzi scheme that remains the largest financial fraud in U.S. 442 more words

Faith

March 12

2009: Bernard Madoff pleads guilty. Madoff was born in Queens, New York in 1938. His father was a plumber and stockbroker. Bernie graduated from Hofstra University in 1960 with a degree in political science and briefly attended Brooklyn Law School before opening his own Wall Street firm, Bernard L. 488 more words

History

The magical 'Get Out of Jail Free Card' (Part 2): Leona Helmsley, Bernie Madoff

Leona Helmsley

Leona Helmsley was painted in the media as a shrew, and was branded that for supposedly having said “We don’t pay taxes. Only the little people pay taxes.” … 2,228 more words

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