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Madoff Scandal

WATCH: Elie Wiesel Tells Oprah How He Became A Bernie Madoff Victim

OWN | Posted 12.09.2012 | OWN

In 2008, Elie Wiesel -- bestselling author, teacher, human rights activist, Nobel-prize winner and Holocaust survivor -- received a midnight phone cal...

Corzine Meets Madoff

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 02.15.2012 | Business
Christopher Brauchli

A number of people have begun wondering what the difference is between Jon Corzine and Bernie Madoff. The answer is that Mr. Madoff knew exactly where his clients' missing billions of dollars went. Mr. Corzine is still trying to figure that out.

Bernie Madoff: I'm A Victim

Fox Business | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

In Madoff’s mind, his phony investment business, which he began in the late 1980s, doesn’t fully explain his contribution to modern financial serv...

Peter S. Goodman

Mets Owner's Message: "I'm Too Stupid to Have Known About Madoff"

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 07.24.2011 | Business

You all have New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon wrong. Yes, his comments to the New Yorker magazine, in which he denigrates his primary assets -- his...

Madoff Victim Says MLB Ignored Warning Signs

The New York Times | Serge F. Kovaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

For the owners of the Mets, Fred Wilpon and Saul Katz, that question has in recent weeks become a very personal, even urgent, one. The trustee for the...

SEC To Hire 500, Engage in Social Media

Michael Martin | Posted 01.20.2012 | Business
Michael Martin

The SEC is embracing social media as part of its outreach, with plans for Twitter and Facebook accounts: you'll even be able to write on their wall.

Frank DiPascali Jr. Gets 'Extraordinary' Leniency

nytimes.com | DIANA B. HENRIQUES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Prosecutors expect to recommend "extraordinary" leniency for Frank DiPascali Jr., who has admitted being Bernard L. Madoff's crucial lieutenant in his...

Madoff's Manhattan Penthouse Under Contract

BusinessWeek | Oshrat Carmiel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Feb. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Bernard Madoff's penthouse apartment on Manhattan's Upper East Side is under contract to be sold after almost five months on the...

Boys Gone Wild: The Mine's Bigger Than Yours Market

Sharon Meers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sharon Meers

It's bad for business when men's worries and insecurities impair their common sense. We need to free certain work cultures from masculine bravado, namely business and finance. We need co-ed common sense.

Madoff Trading Floors: How They Operated Detailed In New Account

securitiesindustry.com | John Dodge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Over the past six weeks, Securities Industry News has dug into and beyond the court records to construct the most extensive report yet on how Madoff a...

Bernard Madoff Transferred From Prison To Medical Facility

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BUTNER, N.C. (AP) -- Bernard Madoff has been moved from a North Carolina federal prison to a prison medical facility. Federal Bureau of Prisons spoke...

The Greatest Financial Scandals

Business Week | Brian Burnsed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The now infamous dealings of Bernard Madoff, the money manager accused by federal authorities of running a $65 billion Ponzi scheme, have dominated he...

10 Reasons Why People of Faith Should Support Healthcare Reform

Edward J. Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Edward J. Murray

We must help the President and Congress do what we sent them to Washington to do: reform healthcare insurance coverage in the U.S. now. Even faith demands it. Doesn't it?

Markopolos: Credit Default Swaps Bigger Scam Than Madoff

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HARRY Markopolos -- the whistleblower on Bernie Madoff who proved to be much smarter than the SEC -- says there are evildoers out there who will make ...

Fair

Norman Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Norman Horowitz

We are all victims of a deregulatory Tsunami that has been in process in order to make the "big guys bigger."

Bernard Madoff and the Art of Financial Self-Delusion

Sheldon Filger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sheldon Filger

Among the multitude of Madoff clients who were literally picked clean of their life savings, I was struck by the contradiction between their apparent intelligence and acute naiveté.

Mrs. Madoff, I've Been There

Karen Weinreb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Karen Weinreb

My life had been turned upside down just a few months before, when my financier husband told me that he was pleading guilty to a charge of wire fraud. Before that, I had been leading a life of affluence that many people would have envied.

Did Bernie Madoff Get Justice? (POLL)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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What Bernie Madoff Couldn't Steal From Me

Matt Weinstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Matt Weinstein

Some genuine "wealth" in our lives is always created when we reach out to each other, when we make connections with each other, when we form a community together in times of crisis.

Madoff Client, Jeffry Picower, Netted $5 Billion From Ponzi Scheme

ProPublica | Jake Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By Jake Bernstein, ProPublica It is rare these days to see Bernard Madoff's name in print unaccompanied by the word "Ponzi." Yet recent allegations...

Rene‐Thierry Magon De La Villehuchet's Widow Speaks Out, Calls Madoff 'A Murderer'' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In an interview with Fox Business scheduled to air tonight, Claudine de la Villehuchet, the widow of French investor Rene‐Thierry Magon De La Villeh...

A Fool and His Money Are Soon Parted (Because) There's a Sucker Born Every Minute

Judith M. Bardwick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Judith M. Bardwick

Who is a sucker? A sucker is someone who wants something so badly that they lose all critical judgment.

Madoff Scald: SEC Inspector-General Meets With Fraudster

Jun. 18, 2009 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (CNN) -- Admitted fraudster Bernard Madoff, the mastermind of history's biggest Ponzi scheme, had a three-hour meeting with the Securities an...

Madoff Victims Sue Trustee Picard

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The NY post reports that three victims of Bernie Madoff are seeking millions in damages from Irving Picard, the trustee in charge of dismantling the ...

Madoff Victims Statements: READ The Entire Document

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

141 pages of misery. Today, New York City prosecutors filed a collection of statements from victims of Bernie Madoff that will make your head spin. ...