Bernard Madoff's Brother To Plead Guilty, U.s. Says

(Reuters) - Peter Madoff, the brother of imprisoned swindler Bernard Madoff, is expected to plead guilty to criminal charges on Friday, the first family member to do so since the Ponzi schemer's fraud was uncovered in December 2008.

Sections:  news   u.s.   business   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Lautenberg charity, others lose bid to revive Madoff claims
    A federal appeals court rejected a bid by former Bernard Madoff investors, including a charitable foundation for New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg, to pursue claims against family members of the imprisoned swindler. More
  • DealBook: Ex-Peregrine Chief Sentenced to 50 Years in PrisonDealBook: Ex-Peregrine Chief Sentenced to 50 Years in Prison
    A prominent futures-industry executive, Russell Wasendorf Sr., was sentenced to 50 years in prison on Thursday for embezzling from his clients and defrauding banks over nearly two decades. More
  • Son of Peregrine CEO Says Fraud Devastating
    The son of the disgraced chief of Peregrine Financial said he has been personally and financially devastated by his father's fraud, which brought down the firm and left investors facing tens of millions of dollars in losses. More
  • Ex-Stanford executive gets 5 years in $7B swindle
    The star prosecution witness in the trial of convicted Texas financier R. Allen Stanford was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for helping to bilk investors out of more than $7 billion in one of the biggest Ponzi schemes in U.S. More
  • Bernard Madoff's Brother Gets 10-Year Sentence
    The brother of imprisoned financier Bernard Madoff was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison for crimes committed in the shadow of his notorious sibling by a judge who said she disbelieved his claims that he did not know about the epic fraud. More
BING NEWS:
  • Ex-Madoff accountant expected to plead guilty
    New York - Bernard Madoff's former accountant is expected to plead guilty to ... pleaded guilty three months later, and is serving a 150-year prison term. Others who pleaded guilty included Madoff's brother, Peter, and a former accountant, David Friehling.
    07/22/2015 - 5:17 am | View Link
  • US prosecutors: Bernard Madoff's brother to plead guilty in fraud
    NEW YORK (AP) — Plans for the brother of jailed financier Bernard Madoff to plead guilty and serve 10 years in prison raise fresh questions about the status of the investigation into the epic multibillion dollar fraud and whether other family members ...
    06/28/2012 - 5:48 am | View Link
  • Court: Bernard Madoff's brother to plead guilty
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The brother of Ponzi scheme king Bernard Madoff is scheduled to plead guilty in a criminal case resulting from the multibillion-dollar fraud, court papers say. Peter Madoff is the former chief compliance officer at the private investment ...
    06/27/2012 - 5:58 pm | View Link
  • Bernard Madoff's brother to plead guilty in criminal fraud case
    NEW YORK -- The brother of Ponzi scheme king Bernard Madoff is scheduled to plead guilty in New York in the criminal case resulting from the multibillion-dollar fraud, court papers say. Peter Madoff is the former chief compliance officer at the private ...
    06/27/2012 - 2:03 pm | View Link
  • Madoff's brother to plead guilty to fraud
    NEW YORK, United States of America - The brother of shamed financier Bernard Madoff will plead guilty to two charges of fraud and faces a 10-year jail term, US federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Peter Madoff, who was senior managing director for his ...
    06/27/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Bernard L. Madoff News
    Chronology of Coverage. Jul. 10, 2015. United States District Court Judge Laura Taylor Swain in New York lets former Bernard Madoff associate Paul Kongsberg off ...
    07/30/2015 - 6:35 pm | View Website
  • Madoff News
    Wall Street Journal news coverage of the massive Ponzi scheme allegedly orchestrated by top Wall Street broker Bernard Madoff
    07/30/2015 - 1:34 pm | View Website
  • Bernard Madoff | Business | The Guardian
    High court upholds ruling which says federal bankruptcy law does not let Irving Picard recoup payments made by Bernie Madoff investment firm before collapse
    07/30/2015 - 9:45 am | View Website
  • Bernard Madoff
    Bernard Lawrence "Bernie" Madoff (/ ˈ m eɪ d ɒ f born April 29, 1938) is an American swindler convicted of fraud and a former stockbroker, investment advisor, and ...
    07/30/2015 - 4:16 am | View Website
  • Madoff investment scandal
    The Madoff investment scandal broke in December 2008, when former NASDAQ Chairman Bernard Madoff admitted that the wealth management arm of his business was an ...
    07/30/2015 - 12:55 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News