The Great Debate

from The Great Debate UK:

Where did all the “Madoff” money go?

September 24, 2009

Erin Arvedlund- Erin Arvedlund is a journalist who has worked for Dow Jones, The Moscow Times,, Barron's and the New York Times.  She is author of "Too Good to be True: The Rise and Fall of Bernie Madoff". The opinions expressed are her own. -

from Funds Hub:

Free from fraud? Get the certificate

June 1, 2009

Hedge funds wishing to demonstrate their honesty to a sceptical world can now pay for a risk assessment to show they have a low risk of fraud.

The end of the Davos consensus

By J Saft
January 30, 2009

— James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own —

James Saft Great Debate It’s not exactly a wake, but participants at this year’s World Economic Forum have witnessed many of their most cherished beliefs being challenged, upended and sometimes ground in the mud.

Minimizing exposure to investment management fraud

December 16, 2008

williams_mark— Mark T. Williams, a finance professor at the Boston University School of Management, is a risk-management expert and former Federal Reserve Bank examiner.  The opinions expressed are his own. —