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The Rise of The Indian-American Elite and the Fall of Galleon Hedge Fund

Wednesday, June 05, 2013

Anita Raghavan looks at Indian American’s ascent from immigrants to powerbrokers, and the downfall of the $7 billion hedge fund the Galleon Group after its founder, Raj Rajaratnam was charged with insider trading. In The Billionaire’s Apprentice, she tells the story of case against Rajaratnam  and Rajat Gupta, his accomplice and mole.

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Anita Raghavan

Comments [2]

Maria from Manhattan

Please ask Ms. Raghavan if Mr. Gupta was involved in launching the corporate "education reform" movement while he was head of McKinsey. (Many ed reformers were employed by McKinsey.)

Jun. 05 2013 01:41 PM
fuva from harlemworld

Are the South Asians overrepresented in recent prosecutions (often, ironically, under the auspices of a South Asian prosecutor)?

Jun. 05 2013 01:35 PM

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