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US bank pays billions for role in Madoff scam
JPMorgan agrees to $2.6bn fine to resolve charges that its poor oversight enabled investment fraud by Bernie Madoff.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 03:09 GMT
Profile: Mikhail Khodorkovsky
Once one of Russia's richest men, the former oil tycoon fell from grace when he sponsored political opponents of Putin.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2013 22:37 GMT
Madoff's brother jailed over Ponzi fraud
Peter Madoff will serve 10 years in jail for role in his brother's fraud scheme that stole billions from investors.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2012 12:35 GMT
The American hangover
Trends in American leisure activities reflect a change - frugality and making do are in, gaudy consumerism is out.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2011 10:11 GMT
Wall Street and 'aggressive sexuality'
The high-stress, high-risk environment on Wall Street may lead many bankers to participate in risky sexual behaviour.
Last updated: 21 May 2011 08:32 GMT
US economics: One big Ponzi scheme
While Bernie Madoff languishes in jail, bankers continue to profit as the poor lose their homes and hope.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2011 08:28 GMT
Russia rejects trial criticism
Foreign ministry bristles at foreign criticism over second corruption conviction for oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2010 02:19 GMT
Russian court: ex-tycoon guilty
Moscow court convicts Mikhail Khodorkovsky along with his business partner of embezzling $27bn.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2010 09:31 GMT
Madoff trustee recovers $7.2bn
The "largest forfeiture recovery in US history" won by court trustee after lawyer's estate agrees to settlement deal.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2010 12:03 GMT
Madoff son found dead in New York
Mark Madoff, elder son of jailed financier Bernard Madoff, found dead in an apparent suicide.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2010 19:19 GMT
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