American Greed: The Fugitives Episode 2: Main Street Double Cross

Fugitive Eric Bartoli arrested in Peru

Accused Fraudster Rips Off All-American Town
Fugitive Eric Bartoli arrested in Peru   

Main Street Double Cross

International mutual fund manager Eric Bartoli sells a dream. Bartoli creates and operates a company called Cyprus Funds, Inc. where he supposedly was selling certificates of deposit and unregistered mutual funds to unsuspecting victims. He promises positive returns. But Bartoli allegedly steals more than $65 million from investors and hits the road when it all comes crashing down.

The Fugitives Extras

  • Searching Through Evidence

    Attorney Michael Goldberg is on the hunt for a fugitive. He's a court appointed receiver tasked with tracking down accused fraudster businessman Eric Bartoli by following his money trail. Goldberg looks for clues at Bartoli's Cyprus Funds headquarters.

  • money_in_briefcase.jpg

    Insight on how those victimized by white collar crime can try to recoup their losses.

  • Read the government’s charges against Eric Bartoli. (Source: Public Domain)

  • View the FBI’s Wanted poster of Eric Bartoli. (Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation)