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Steven A. Cohen: “That’s guilty! Guilty, guilty, guilty!!”

  NBC: Billionaire Steven Cohen’s hedge fund could pay $1B fine in fraud case: sources      
Patrick Byrne
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The Global Bust-Out Series (Chapter 8): Boris Berezovsky and the “Nexus” Between Organized Crime, Terrorism, and the Global Oligarchy

Berezovsky, a surprisingly typical oligarch, had ties to terrorists, organized crime, Wall Street and Washington
Mark Mitchell
36 min read

“The Global Bust-Out Series (Chapter 7): Michael Milken and the “Insider Trading” Network (as of 2013)

The "insider trading network" that the FBI is currently investigating is similar to an "insider trading" network that the FBI investigated in the 1980s--and the network is involved in much more than just "insider...
Mark Mitchell
40 min read

Jim Cramer’s TheStreet.com Upgrades OSTK to Buy: ‘The Hun is always either at your throat or at your feet’ – Winston Churchill

On May 31 TheStreet.com (which at one point had notorious Wall Street villains Jim Cramer and David Rocker as shareholders #1 and #2, and has repeatedly been used by Jim Cramer in the pursuit...
Patrick Byrne
50 sec read

The Global Bust-Out Series (Chapter 5): Monzer al-Kassar, Model Citizen

Meet Monzer al-Kassar: global terrorist, narcotics kingpin, mobster, killer, mercenary, financial criminal, intelligence agent, and prominent oligarch known as "The Prince of Marbella" (his Marbella mansion pictured above).
Mark Mitchell
42 min read

There is More to the SAC Capital Story

Steve Cohen has received a subpoena as part of the FBI's big insider trading probe, but insider trading is the least of SAC Capital's misdeeds.
Mark Mitchell
3 min read

Will the SEC Investigate What Matters About Milken?

The SEC has launched an investigation into Michael Milken, but there is much about Milken that the SEC seems not to be investigating.
Mark Mitchell
1 min read

The Global Bust-Out Series (Chapter 4): The BCCI Enterprise: Prelude to Our Present Predicament

Economic warfare in the 1970s and 1980s mirrors that of more recent times.
Mark Mitchell
7 min read

The Global Bust-Out Series (Chapter 3): The BCCI Enterprise and The Financial Jihad

The Bank of Credit and Commerce International (BCCI) sponsored leading jihadi terrorist organizations while "busting out" the global financial system. And so began what Muslim Brotherhood leaders now call "The Financial Jihad".
Mark Mitchell
11 min read