Former SAC Capital Advisors LP fund manager Mathew Martoma is seeking a lenient prison term for his insider-trading conviction, saying the narrow scope of his unlawful trades warrants a lighter penalty when he is sentenced next month.
Love notes, a French song parody and a winking emoticon were used by a government lawyer trying to show that Fabrice Tourre, the former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. vice president facing civil fraud claims over a failed $1 billion investment, lied to participants in the deal.
Ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc. vice president Fabrice Tourre, found liable for his part in a failed $1 billion investment, was ordered to pay more than $825,000 in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission case.
Samuel and Charles Wyly used a web of offshore trusts to illegally hide their stock holdings and evade trading limits, a jury found, leaving Samuel Wyly and his brother’s estate potentially liable for as much as $550 million.
Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. trader Fabrice Tourre lost a bid for a ruling that he wasn’t liable under U.S securities laws for foreign transactions while the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission won a ruling that Tourre violated a provision of U.S. securities law.