Tag Archives: false-statements

Madoff faces 150-year sentence after guilty plea

Hindustan Times – Bernard Madoff, whose $50-billion fraud devastated individual and institutional investors worldwide, could spend the rest of his life in prison after pleading guilty later this week. In a court hearing Tuesday, defence lawyer Ira Sorkin said that Madoff would […]

No Bail for Hedge Fund Schemer Israel

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – Chances are, when you stage a suicide to avoid a 20-year prison sentence and spark an international manhunt, you’re probably not going to have the luxury of being granted bail.  That’s exactly what happened when Judge […]

Fraudulent hedge fund manager still missing, may be armed

New York (HedgeCo.Net) – The manhunt continues for former Bayou hedge fund manager Sam Israel, who went missing just hours before his scheduled jail term of 20 years. Israel’s 2006 GMC SUV was found abandoned on the bank of the […]