- Erin Arvedlund is a journalist who has worked for Dow Jones, The Moscow Times, TheStreet.com, 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. -
The Great Debate
The clock is still ticking on what would appear to be an inevitable indictment for disgraced Texas financier R. Allen Stanford, the man who allegedly ran an $8 billion Ponzi scheme out of his Antigua-based bank. It appears the federal prosecutors manning the investigation are trying to make sure they have an airtight case before filing criminal charges--something Stanford and his lawyer expect will happen any day.