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20 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

Goldberg says she had nothing to do with Madoff investments

Treasurer candidate Deborah Goldberg, who would oversee state borrowing and pension fund investments if elected, sits on the board of family-run charitable foundations that lost millions to Bernard Madoff's infamous Ponzi scheme.

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Related Topix: US News, Suffolk University

Yesterday | The Drinks Business

The big fake fall out

As Rudy Kurniawan, fine wine's answer to Bernie Madoff, begins his prison sentence in New York , the trade is coming to terms with the fall-out.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Employer-managed retirement funds ruled ineligible for Madoff restitution

Individuals who lost money from employer-managed retirement funds invested with Bernard Madoff are not eligible to receive money from the liquidation of the Ponzi schemer's firm.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Economics News, Bankruptcy

The Tech

Ex-prof, alum son plead guilty to hedge fund fraud

A former associate dean of MIT's Sloan School of Management and his son have pleaded guilty to securities fraud and obstruction of justice after allegedly losing $140 million of investors' money in hedge funds.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42

It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Federal Prisons, Prison

Thu Aug 21, 2014

SILive.com

After losing at trial, Staten Island swindler re-argues his innocence as 30-year sentence looms

It was the last gasp of a convicted financial grifter -- Peter Liounis, facing 30 years in federal prison, stood before a federal judge, and professed his innocence.

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Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Federal Prisons, Prison, Brooklyn, NY

Ars Technica

The other strange tale of Facebook's disputed origins

Prosecutors said it took decades for Bernard Madoff to pull off one of the largest financial scams in US history to the tune of $65 billion, an elaborate Ponzi scheme perpetrated against the upper crust of society.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Mark Zuckerberg, Harvard University, Weird

American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42

It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Federal Prisons, Prison

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Doings Weekly

Hinsdale's investment snapshot: 5 tips to make you a better investor

We've started a new investment feature designed to give you some background on current market trends.

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Related Topix: Mutual Funds, Personal Finance

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

the Voysey Inheritance Comes to Peterborough Players, Now thru 8/31

"The Voysey Inheritance" was written in 1905 by Harley Granville-Barker , however, it tells a tale that proves that there is nothing new under the sun.

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Related Topix: Peterborough, NH

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Toronto Star

Investment fraud warning signs to heed: Roseman

You probably remember Bernard Madoff, the U.S. financier sentenced to jail in 2009 for stealing $20 billion from investors' accounts.

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Related Topix: Prison, Canada, Mutual Funds, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Sofia News Agency

Steve Hanke Recommends Bankruptcy for Bulgaria's Troubled Corpbank

Steve Hanke, advisor to former President Petar Stoyanov and architect of Bulgaria's currency board system, has recommended a bankruptcy option for troubled bank KTB.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Johns Hopkins University

Thu Aug 14, 2014

American Reporter

Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42

It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Federal Prisons, Prison

AmericanBankingNews.com

Madoff Investigation Catches Hedge-Fund Scam

A former associate dean at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology school and his son, a Harvard Business School graduate, have been caught running a hedge-fund scam, say authorities looking at Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Business News

Ex-MIT prof and son face 5 years in prison for hedge fund scam

A former associate dean from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology school and his son, a Harvard Business School graduate have been caught running a hedge fund scam , say authorities looking at Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme .

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Related Topix: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Judge Cuts Back Madoff Trustee Lawsuit Versus Merkin

The trustee seeking money for Bernard Madoff's victims suffered his second loss in less than a week to Wall Street hedge fund manager J. Ezra Merkin, as a Manhattan bankruptcy judge dismissed most claims in a roughly $565 million lawsuit.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Financial Services, Bernard L Madoff Investment Securities, Investment Services

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Reuters

Former hedge fund managers agree to plead guilty to fraud

Two former hedge fund managers who boasted Ivy League credentials and invested some of their clients' money with swindlers Bernard Madoff and Thomas Petters, agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges that they lied about their investment record, the U.S. attorney in Boston said on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Mon Aug 11, 2014

News Times

Madoff trustee cannot void Merkin, Fairfield settlements: court

In a setback for the trustee seeking money for former customers of fraudster Bernard Madoff , a U.S. appeals court refused to void two settlements benefiting investors who sued "feeder funds" that sent their money to Madoff.

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Related Topix: Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, New York

KNDU

OMG, I think I've been scammed

Americans lose an estimated $40 billion to $50 billion a year to investment scams, according to the Financial Fraud Research Center.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

South County Spotlight

by: Contributed Photo - Julia Anderson

In these complicated times, we're being encouraged to save money, to invest and plan our own retirements.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

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