Five former Bernard Madoff aides have asked a US judge to throw out their convictions, after a jury found them guilty of fraud and conspiracy.» Read More
We will shortly be posting the top ten suggestions (out of more than 500 emails) for the most creative sentence for Bernard Madoff so you can vote. The winner gets Bernie Madoff toilet paper.
The Funny Business contest for most creative prison sentence for Bernard Madoff has gotten a huge response. Many suggesting the death penalty, a public execution, having him share a cell with a very big and needy man, and even a public stoning.
One person, at least, would like to thank Bernie Madoff for all the good his alleged fraud has done for American society.
Talk about knowing how to hone your pitch to fit the current market: This guy posted an ad on Craigslist offering to be the "Fall Guy for Your Hedge Fund." His primary job responsibility? Taking all the blame for the current mess.
Ike Sorkin, as he is known everywhere but on his business card, provokes strong feelings — among those who like him and those who do not. And he has done so for a long time.
Madoff hid his massive theft through his family's firm in London. Exactly how much he stole, and where it all went, is still a mystery.
Agreed, cams and live streams of this nature are sooooo Internet. But I love it ... and a few of you love it too.
Find a list of resources compiled for victims of accused swindler Bernard Madoff ahead of the plea agreement scheduled for later this week.
Attorney Ira Sorkin confirms a report in Newsday that Ruth Madoff is getting her own counsel.
Bernard Madoff and $50 billion. His name and that number have become inseparable in describing the enormity of what has been called the largest white-collar fraud in history.
A court document suggests a former associate of Ponzi scheme king Bernard Madoff may not have known all the money was lost before Madoff confessed to authorities.
In the last two weeks the Securities Investor Protection Corporation or SIPC, has received 1,150 new claims from clients of Bernard Madoff.
Accused swindler Bernard Madoff will be attending court hearings set for Wednesday over a potential conflict of interest regarding his attorney Ira Sorkin, CNBC has learned.
Financier Bernard Madoff said his wife should be allowed to keep nearly $70 million worth of assets held in her name, including the Manhattan penthouse where he is currently under house arrest, because they are unrelated to his alleged fraud, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Jordan Belfort ran the investment firm Stratton Oakmont. In his book he takes his readers on a real life journey into “jerk world” where real life jerks gloat over those poor schmucks they lied to and those they robbed.
I reported, you voted, and the overwhelming winner of last week's "Call of Shame" is the SEC. You also emailed.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was celebrating last night as "Man on Wire" won an Oscar last night. Cuban's Magnolia Home Entertainment will release the documentary on DVD. But we're loving what Cuban has done on his blog.
Langone says he has faith the Obama team will turn things around, he's not crazy about the way the administration has gone about things so far.
The trustee in charge of untangling the mess brought on by the Bernard Madoff scandal told investors Friday there was no indication the disgraced financier bought securities for his clients.
Today we introduce a weekly segment, "The Call of Shame", for CNBC's "The Call". It will highlight the lowlights and lowlifes in business and finance. This week's nominees are.......