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Bernard Madoff Scandal

Madoff Underwear Sells For $200 At Florida Auction

AP | Posted 08.05.2011 | Business

MIAMI -- Thousands of buyers vied for items that once belonged to convicted swindler Bernard Madoff, with 14 pairs of underwear going for $200 and a p...

Bernie Madoff's Sons Scorn Parents, Report Says

Vanity Fair | Larry McShane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bernie Madoff's sons have not spoken a single word to their father since he detailed the largest financial fraud in U.S. history, Vanity Fair reports....

The Silver Linings: the Madoff Tax Credit

Edward Jay Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Edward Jay Epstein

To the extent that Madoff's investors paid taxes on false capital gains, they are owed tax refunds -- with interest; investors may deduct billions worth of their loss against other income.

Madoff Just the Start of Post-Bubble Scandals

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diane Francis

The $50-billion fraud, allegedly perpetrated by New York's Bernie Madoff, is a predictable outcome following the collapse of a speculative bubble. Big bubbles attract bigger crooks.

Madoff Employees Still Being Paid Despite Nothing To Do

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The New York Post reports that employees of disgraced billionaire Bernard Madoff are still showing up to work, and getting paid for it, despite there ...

The Biggest Business Scandals Of 2008; From Jerome To Bernie

Huffington Post | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Looking back on it now, Jerome Kerviel's $8 billion trading loss seems almost quaint. It's hard to recall the shock that greeted reports of the young...

Jews Feel Acute Betrayal In Madoff Scandal

International Herald Tribune | Robin Pogrebin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

There is a teaching in the Talmud that says an individual who comes before God after death will be asked a series of questions, the first one of which...