Bernie Madoff Newswire

Bernie Madoff Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bernie Madoff.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,756 in Bernie Madoff

  1. On Native GroundABOUT Those Glimmers: Things are Still LousyRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... front runner, but scandals and mud-slinging related to Colombian David Murcia - Panama's version of swindler Bernie Madoff - have knocked down her poll ratings. Recent polls show Martinelli with as much as a 9-point lead, followed by Herrera, and ...

    Comment?

  2. On Native GroundAFTER a Year in Office, Obama Has Yet Take Political Risks for ChangeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... sad - in a schadenfreude kind of way - are the many mansions going for bargain prices at foreclosure sales. Bernie Madoff and his devastating Ponzi scheme had something to do with the fact that these days, less than $500,000 will buy you a ...

    Comment?

  3. Gene Frenette: Northern Kentucky leaves Atlantic Sun in bad spotRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... show up next week. a Is it me, or does FIFA president Sepp Blatter , soccer's ultimate spin doctor, look like Bernie Madoff with glasses? a NBA Finals forecast: Cavaliers over Warriors in six games, mainly because it's hard to envision LeBron James ...

    Comment?

  4. Thousands more Madoff victims may get payoutsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    May 29 Roughly 11,000 additional victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme may recover some of their losses, and the number could double as an official overseeing a $4.05 billion compensation fund set up by the U.S. government reviews more claims. In an update this week, the Madoff Victim Fund's special master, Richard Breeden, said he would recommend that the U.S. Department of Justice approve payments on the 11,000 claims, comprising about $1.3 billion of losses, once all have proper signatures.

    Comment?

  5. Madoff scam pales compared to ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Day

    Bernie Madoff said his secretive methods were "too complicated for outsiders to understand," just like the Democrat Obamacare bill that Rep. Pelosi said must be passed to "find out what is in it." Madoff is said to have engineered the scam of the century at $65 billion, a distant second to what the Obamacare fraud will cost taxpayers! A front page sidebar article, “ Democrats see skimpy insurance as the next health care issue ,” quotes Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash.

    Comment?

  6. Congressman Wants FINRA To Examine Investment AdvisorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insurance News Net

    ... law in 2009 and 2010. One reason the issue was on the table was severe criticism of the SEC in the wake of the Bernie Madoff scandal, which surfaced in late 2008. Also, last week the House Financial Services Committee reported out legislation Hill ...

    Comment?

  7. Ex-Madoff Accountant Avoids Prison over Firm's Bogus AuditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebCPA

    The accountant who signed off on phony audits of Bernard Madoff's firm for decades became the fourth person tied to the $17.5 billion fraud to avoid prison after aiding prosecutors. David Friehling, who also helped the Madoff family with their bogus personal tax filings, faced a prison term of as long as 114 years for his role in the scam.

    Comment?

  8. The DOJ is About to Take General Motors on a Rough RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... $1.2 billion it collected from the carmaker in criminal fines - along with the$1.7 billion it received in the Bernie Madoff case - into its notorious civil asset forfeiture fund, an all-purpose slush fund where the department also parks assets ...

    Comment?

  9. Former Madoff auditor avoids prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    A former outside auditor and a former human resources employee of Bernard Madoff's firm avoided prison on Thursday, after co-operating with authorities investigating the now-imprisoned swindler's multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. The auditor, David Friehling, was sentenced by US District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in New York to a year of home confinement, and to pay his share of a symbolic $130 billion joint forfeiture with other defendants.

    Comment?

  10. Press Digest- New York Times business news - May 29Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    May 29 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

    Comment?

  11. Former Bernie Madoff Accountant Sentenced To Home DetentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [...] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.

    Comment?

  12. Erin Cummings Joins 'Madoff' Miniseries; Yahya...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deadline

    Erin Cummings has signed on for a lead role opposite Richard Dreyfuss in ABC's miniseries Madoff . Cummings will play Eleanor Squillari, personal secretary to Bernie Madoff's , in the project from ABC News' Lincoln Square Prods.

    Comment?

  13. No jail time for 2 men who cooperated in Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Craig Kugel, right, a former human resources employee at Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, exits federal court with attorney Barry Agulnick following a sentencing hearing in New York on Thursday, May 28, 2015. Photo Credit: Bloomberg / Louis Lanzano Craig Kugel, right, a former human resources employee at Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, exits federal court with attorney Barry Agulnick following a sentencing hearing in New York on Thursday, May 28, 2015.

    Comment?

  14. Don't Be an Accidental White Collar Criminal: 5 Tips from PreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    ... damage can be difficult to recover from . 4. Seek Out Ethical Employers : Not ending up working for the next Bernie Madoff means that businesspeople, and in-house counsel, need to ensure that prospective employers have a strong commitment to the law ...

    Comment?

  15. On Native GroundENDING an Endless War is Getting Harder to doRead the original story

    May 23, 2013 | American Reporter

    I don't hate the Yankees or the Mets, the Lions or the Packers, the Lightning or the Bruins, the Celtics or the Lakers or the Heat. I once hated Roy Cohn, instinctually, but he died.

    Comment?

  16. UPDATE 1-Ex-Madoff auditor, employee avoid prison after cooperatingRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    A former outside auditor and a former human resources employee of Bernard Madoff's firm avoided prison on Thursday, after cooperating with authorities investigating the now-imprisoned swindler's multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. The auditor, David Friehling, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in New York to a year of home confinement, and to pay his share of a symbolic $130 billion joint forfeiture with other defendants.

    Comment?

  17. Madoff accountant, formerly of Liberty, sentenced to home detention Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Times Herald-Record

    An accountant who worked for Bernard Madoff before cooperating in the investigation of Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme has been sentenced to a year of home detention.

    Comment?

  18. Marketing To Millennials: Gaining The Trust Of A Wary GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Insurance News Net

    U.S., May 19- Millennials watched Bernie Madoff walked off in handcuffs for setting up one of the largest Ponzi schemes in Wall Street history. They're not eager to trust financial services institutions to manage their wealth.

    Comment?

  19. Madoff Scandal: The Final Minions Meet Their FateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox News

    After more than six years and 15 convictions, the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme,which cost his investors an estimated $50 billion, is finally coming to close. Three of Bernie Madoff's ex-employees, who helped prosecutors convict some of the players in the biggest fraudulent scheme in U. S. history have been sentenced, while the last two sentencings will take place in early July.

    Comment?

  20. Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42Read the original story

    Wednesday | American Reporter

    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. Because many of the people whom Madoff ripped off were more renowned than, say, the millions who lost their homes in the subprime mortgage debacle, he has gotten far more attention than he deserves.

    Comment?