Tale of Wall Street Schemes and Greed

Around May 3, 2016, John Marzulli at the Daily News of New York splashed an article across the front page that may have rocked Wall Street slightly but made very few ripples across the country. The feds arrested nine alleged fraudsters in a $131 million stock manipulation scheme — including a former underling of the infamous “Wolf of Wall Street” Jordan Belfort and a trader who shamelessly touted a worthless company on the Fox Business Network show “Varney & Co.” “They took a company with essentially no business operations and little revenue and deceived the market and their clients into believing … Continue reading