Bernie Madoff

Bernard Lawrence Madoff was an American fraudster and financier who ran the largest Ponzi scheme in history, worth about $64.8 billion. He was at one time non-executive chairman of... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Bernard Lawrence Madoff, April 29, 1938, New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Died:  April 14, 2021, Butner, North Carolina, U.S.
  • Alma mater:  Hofstra University
  • Occupation:  Stock broker, investment adviser, financier
  • Employer:  Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities (founder)
  • Known for:  Being the chairman of NASDAQ and the Madoff investment scandal
  • Criminal charge:  Securities fraud, investment advisor fraud, mail fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, false statements, perjury, making false filings with the SEC, theft from an employee benefit plan
  • Criminal penalty:  150 years in prison, forfeiture of US$17.179 billion, lifetime ban from securities industry
  • Criminal status:  Deceased
  • Children:  Mark, Andrew
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