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The US Securities and Exchange Commission is at the forefront of efforts to reform the over-the-counter derivatives market and prevent another flash crash. At the same time, it has also been trying to fix its own failings, highlighted by the Madoff scandal....
Three banks all accused of ignoring warning signs while profiting from the Ponzi scheme
Madoff employees charged with creating false documents and trades, and misleading investors
Ask BP what the biggest risk type is and there is only one answer: operational risk. But despite the financial services industry playing host to some of the largest operational risk events during the past decade: Jérôme Kerviel, Bernie Madoff and the...
A report from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says the Stanford fraud was ignored for a decade because it was too big and too complex.
NEW YORK – Peter Madoff, brother of incarcerated fraudster Bernard Madoff, is the target of a US criminal investigation by the US Attorney’s Office in New York. His lawyer, Charles Spada, has disclosed he is “a subject” of the investigation, but...
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) this week charged a Detroit-based stockbroker over a Ponzi scheme that allegedly tricked elderly investors out of $250 million. The SEC says Frank Bluestein persuaded elderly homeowners to refinance their home...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future