CNBC's Scott Cohn looks back at the Bernie Madoff ponzi scheme and reports on the latest efforts to recoup the lost assets of his victims.» Read More
What did JPMorgan know about Bernie Madoff's activities? CNBC's Scott Cohn has the story. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management and Jessica Pressler, New York Magazine, discuss whether the coverage is worse than the actual problem.
The U.S. Attorney's office in Manhattan is looking into JPMorgan's dealings with Bernie Madoff, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
JPMorgan has found itself in the crosshairs of the Bernie Madoff scandal. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the bank has been under suspicion in the Madoff case almost from the beginning.
JPMorgan Chase may be losing its pull in Washington while at least eight federal agencies investigate the nation's strongest bank, The New York Times reports.
People who lost money by investing in funds that funneled their money to Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme are not entitled to recover for their losses in the manner that direct victims of the massive fraud can recover, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday.
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Bernie Madoff says he is frustrated. Writing to CNBC from the federal prison where he is serving a life sentence for his epic fraud, Madoff said he is not getting credit for what he calls his "instrumental" role in returning money to his victims.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the emails Bernie Madoff has written from jail, including his feeling that he should have pleaded not guilty. As remorseful as he is, Madoff says, he is comforted by the fact that he helped his customers recover their original investment principal.
The Madoff bankruptcy trustee Irving Picard is preparing to return another half billion dollars to the victims, for a total of around $5 billion, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
A payday for victims of Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme, as the trustee rounding up the fraudulent funds is set to give back more of it, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
Robert Khuzami, the enforcement director at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission who worked to rebuild the SEC's tarnished image after the Madoff scandal and the financial crisis, is departing the agency, the SEC announced on Wednesday.
Scott Cohn reports CNBC got a Christmas Eve letter from Bernie Madoff with his thoughts on insider trading. (2:29)
Peter Madoff will serve 10 years in prison for his role in his older brother's multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme, a U.S. judge said Thursday.
Convicted of conspiracy, fraud and money laundering, prosecutors asked that Marc Dreier serve 145 years in prison, but he was ultimately sentenced to just 20 years.
PARIS, Oct 25- France's prosecutor has asked an investigating judge to question jailed swindler Bernard Madoff and Swiss bank UBS as part of a probe of investor losses from Madoff's multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme, a judicial source told Reuters.
While many people believe convicted white collar criminals are condemned to nothing worse than being locked up in a “country club,” the fact is that there really is no such thing, CNBC's Scott Cohn reports.
NEW YORK-- When Elie Wiesel emerged from quintuple heart bypass surgery, still wired to monitors, he immediately started writing a book about the ordeal _ "in my head."
Ex-Inspector General David Kotz was friends with people close to his investigations related to two high-profile Ponzi schemes, and he had a flirtatious relationship with an SEC employee who was involved in another project involving Kotz's office, according to the report.
NEW YORK, Oct 2- Five former employees of Bernard Madoff, charged with helping the conman run a multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme over several decades, will have their chance to fight the allegations at trial in a year's time.
NEW YORK-- New York prosecutors say the multibillion-dollar fraud carried out by Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff began as far back as the early 1970 s. The revelation comes in a rewritten indictment boosting charges against four long-time employees of the investment firm Madoff ran from his Manhattan offices.