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Hedge Fund Boss Raj Rajaratnam Reports to Prison

Monday, December 05, 2011

New York hedge fund billionaire Raj Rajaratnam, who was convicted in a vast insider trading scheme, reported to a federal prison in Ayer, Massachusetts, Monday.

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Rajaratnam Loses Bid to Stay Free During Appeal

Thursday, December 01, 2011

An appeals court has denied the long-shot bid by a hedge fund founder to remain free pending the appeals of his conviction and 11-year prison sentence.

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Analysis | Gupta Faces Insider Trading Charges

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Former Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble board member, Rajat Gupta pleaded not guilty to six counts of securities fraud.  The former CEO of McKinsey & Company consulting is the most prominent executive arrested in a multi-year investigation into what prosecutors claim is the biggest insider trading case in history.

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Q&A | Former Prosecutor Says Feds Had Gupta in Their Crosshairs

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

An ex-board member of Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble, Rajat Gupta, pleaded not guilty to acting as "the illegal eyes and ears in the boardroom" for a billionaire hedge fund manager who was sentenced this month to 11 years imprisonment in the biggest insider trading case in U.S. history. Prosecutors have obtained dozens of convictions for other defendants in related cases. WNYC asked former federal prosecutor Robert Mintz to explain the charges against Gupta.

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Ex-Goldman Board Member Pleads Not Guilty

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

A former Goldman Sachs board member surrendered to federal authorities Wednesday to face criminal charges stemming from a massive hedge fund insider trading case. READ THE INDICTMENT.

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