Ponzi scheme

Some 11,000 Madoff Victims Could Receive Payments On Claims

05/31/2015 - 20:00

About 11,000 victims of Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme could recover some of their losses.

Ex-N.Y. Assembly Speaker’s Son-In-Law Arrested For Allegedly Running Ponzi Scheme

04/14/2015 - 20:00

The son-in-law of former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested for allegedly running a $7 million Ponzi scheme.

Madoff Victims Receive New Payout Totaling $355.8 Million

02/10/2015 - 19:00

Victims of Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme will receive another $355.8 million, bringing the total recovered to over $10.5 billion, with more than $7.2 billion paid out.

Madoff Victims Receive New Payout Totaling $355.8 Million

02/09/2015 - 19:00

Victims of Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme will receive another $355.8 million, bringing the total recovered to over $10.5 billion, with more than $7.2 billion paid out.

Madoff, Five Years Later

No regrets about betraying Jewish clients, despite ‘affinity’ nature of crime.

03/25/2014 - 20:00
Associate Editor

Sholem Aleichem, who lost his money in the Odessa stock market, used to say that when you’re rich, people think you’re not only clever but handsome, with a voice like a nightingale.

Madoff: Critics blast his comments in Politico interview. Getty Images

Madoff Says His Scheme Was Not Betrayal Of The Jews

03/20/2014 - 20:00

Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff said in a prison interview that he does not feel he “betrayed the Jews.”

Feds Arrest Lakewood Man Accused Of Bilking Orthodox Investors

08/11/2010 - 20:00

A Lakewood, N.J., man accused in lawsuits of bilking Orthodox investors in New York, Florida London and elsewhere out of nearly $300 million through phony real estate deals was arrested Thursday morning by federal agents.

Eliyahu Weinstein, who was accused of running a Ponzi scheme, and some of his associates had been hit days earlier with a $34 million civil judgment by a federal judge in Pennsylvania.

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