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Gary Weiss


Gary Weiss has covered Wall Street wrongdoing for almost a quarter century. His coverage of stock fraud at BusinessWeek won many awards, and included a cover story, "The Mob on Wall Street," which exposed mob infiltration of brokerages. He uncovered the Salomon Brothers bond-trading scandal, and wrote extensively on the dangers posed by hedge funds, Internet fraud and out-of-control leverage. He was a contributing editor at Conde Nast Porfolio, writing about the people most intimately involved in the financial crisis, from Timothy Geithner to Bernard Madoff. His book "Born to Steal" (Warner Books: 2003), described the Mafia's takeover of brokerage houses in the 1990s. "Wall Street Versus America" (Portfolio: 2006) was an account of investor rip-offs. He blogs at

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Congress Was Gunman's Accomplice: Opinion

By Gary Weiss

When it comes to moral culpability for the Aurora cinema shootings, Congress is guilty as hell, according to this columnist.

06:30AM 07/24/12

JPMorgan: Fire Jamie Dimon!

By Gary Weiss

Even a hefty fine would be insufficient -- the CEO needs to lose his job.

06:30AM 07/18/12

JPMorgan Is in a No-Win Situation of Its Own Creation

By Gary Weiss

The bank will get vilified one way or another -- if profits rise or fall.

07:00AM 07/12/12

Barclays' Bid-Rigging Deja Vu

By Gary Weiss

The LIBOR scandal is only the latest black eye for Wall Street.

08:02AM 07/05/12

Corporate Malfeasance Pokes the Eye of Libertarians

By Gary Weiss

Law enforcement, not only regulation, is needed when it comes to Chesapeake and Green Mountain.

07:00AM 06/27/12

Obama's JOBS Act Is Actually Hurting Smaller Companies

By Gary Weiss

The new law encourages stock fraud, repelling potential investors.

07:00AM 06/20/12

JPMorgan Bank Panel Plays for Both Teams

By Gary Weiss

CEO Jamie Dimon will face a government committee that backs the bank.

07:00AM 06/13/12

Ron Paul Flies Freak Flag, Hurting GOP

By Gary Weiss

His rolling band of pranksters do damage to the Romney campaign.

07:00AM 06/06/12

Facebook Fed the 'Ignorant' Masses an IPO Lite

By Gary Weiss

The average investor, again, was left holding the bag after the share sale.

07:00AM 05/30/12

Reincarnation on Wall Street: Screw-Ups Never Die

By Gary Weiss

They just go to a different bank and lose more money.

12:28PM 05/22/12

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