NEW YORK, Dec 19- A man U.S. prosecutors say bilked investors out of $5 million by telling them he would invest it in commodities and currencies allegedly used some of the money to have his wife cryogenically frozen after she died, according to a court filing on Friday. A federal grand jury in Manhattan indicted Whileon Chay, 38, with three counts of fraud for...» Read More
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports 2 men have been charged with securities fraud that netted them $5.6 million.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on new Department of Justice findings on how it handled the investigation of the mortgage fraud crisis.
CNBC's Scott Cohn discuses Allen Stanford's fraud case, considered to be one of the biggest ponzi schemes ever. In this discussion with Ralph Janvey, receiver in the Allen Stanford case, Cohn tries to get to the heart of who Allen Stanford really was.
Where's the money? CNBC's Scott Cohn discuses Allen Stanford's fraud case, considered to be one of the biggest ponzi schemes ever.
The Supreme Court ruled that the victims of former Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford's massive Ponzi scheme can go forward with class-action lawsuits.
A former senior managing director at Evercore charged on Friday with securities fraud and other violations, according to a court filing.
Former "stockbroker to the stars," Dana Giacchetto is in trouble with the law again. According to a two-count criminal complaint just unsealed, Giacchetto is charged with fraudulently using a credit card to pay for items including airline services, food, liquor and dental services. According to the court documents the fraudulent charges total over $10,000.
We should all be doing EMV, says JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon, sharing his thoughts on protecting consumers' personal information.
Nu Skin shares plunged on concerns over an investigation by Chinese authorities' into its business practices in the country.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports former Enron CEO Jeff Skilling has been moved to a minimum security prison in Montgomery, Alabama.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the settlement between U.S. authorities and JPMorgan Chase over its alleged role in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme.
JPMorgan will pay a $350 million penalty to the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in addition to a $1.7 billion forfeiture to settle charges in the Madoff deal.
Opening statements in the trial for ex-SAC trader Matthew Martoma could begin Wednesday. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports jury selection has begun.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports JPMorgan will settle with trustee Irving Picard for $543 million. Picard will disperse the funds to the Madoff victims.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports JPMorgan will pay $1.7 billion to the DOJ for its dealings with Bernie Madoff. The bank will also admit wrongdoing in a deferred prosecution agreement. No individuals will be held accountable.
JPMorgan Chase will not be penalized following accusations that it ignored Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, the Wall Street Journal reported.
An announcement of a settlement deal between JPMorgan and regulators in the Madoff case could come as early as Tuesday. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports that the company says employees acted in good faith.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports JPMorgan could reach a $2 billion settlement with the Department of Justice this week. CNBC's Scott Cohn provides perspective.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports JPMorgan could reach a $2 billion settlement with the Department of Justice this week. The deal could also include a deferred prosecution agreement which would rule out criminal charges.
CNBC's Andrea Day looks back at this year's biggest crime stories, including rock star wannabe, Rob Mawhinney, who stole over $11 million and is now serving seven years in prison.