Tag: mf global

Lawyer: Corzine was ‘mastermind’ behind MF Global’s collapse

TRENTON — Former Gov. Jon Corzine was blasted as the “mastermind” behind MF Global Holdings Ltd.’s collapse inside a Manhattan federal courtroom on Tuesday, according to published reports. A lawyer representing the accounting firm PwC in a $3 billion trial Read More

NY Corzine Lawsuit Advances

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Good news from the federal bench, Save Jerseyans (h/t ABC News): The judge said allegations by the agency, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, provide “reasonable inferences” that Corzine illegally transferred funds from customer-segregated accounts while Read More

18 Reps Demand Corzine Probe

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog We’ve got a better chance of finding out what actually happened in Benghazi or the true location of Jimmy Hoffa’s head, Save Jerseyans, but 18 U.S. House members are nevertheless doing their duty and demanding that Read More

Selective Transparency

Buono and Trenton Democrats Care About “Good Government” Only When It’s Politically Advantageous By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog In case you missed it, Save Jerseyans, Trenton Democrats were about to have a kitten throughout February over the fact that New Jersey State Read More

Regulators Clipping Corzine’s Wings?

REPORT: Two NFA Members Move to Ban Corzine from Futures Trading By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The MF Global debacle tarnished many reputations, destroyed hundreds of jobs and obliterated the investments of thousands including 38,000 hardworking American farmers. Not everyone Read More

Is Corzine Off the Hook?

Apparently the Wall Street Wizard’s cape is made of teflon? The New York Times is reporting that we’re very unlikely to see criminal charges brought against former New Jersey Governor Jon “M-F’n Global” Corzine following his international brokerage firm’s epic collapse. Whether any laws were Read More