Thybo Asset Management, a family office turned hedge fund of funds, has agreed to settle a Madoff-related clawback claim instituted in 2009 by bankruptcy trustee Irving Picard. According to the settlement, which was filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
The fraud was run out of another division at the firm, the asset management business. Earlier this week, Irving Picard, the trustee who is collecting money for victims of Madoff, filed lawsuits against the brothers and other family members, including Mark.
Are we seeing Hollywood dramatize asset management gone wrong, a “how something like this might happen” kind of thing, or is this what it was really like? With De Niro being such an icon, you have to wonder if this is anything like Bernie Madoff.
Picard describes a European "labyrinth" of banks, hedge funds, asset management ... fees from Madoff, and that about half of the funds Picard is suing to recover — $9.1 billion out of $19.6 billion — is directly linked to Kohn and her family members.
Madoff ... several family-members including his brother Peter, his nephew Charles, his niece, Shana and his sons Mark and Andrew. Reached at his office, Peter Madoff declined to comment. The alleged scheme apparently involved an asset-management unit.
Carl & Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation ... had $106.9 million wrapped up with Madoff, according to Bloomberg Fairfield, Conn. – $42 million, or 15 percent of the town’s retiree pension fund. Fix Asset Management $400 million. Fortis Bank Netherlands.
Investing with Madoff became a badge of honor, John Pohlad, managing director of Marquette Asset Management in Minneapolis ... Local foundations listed include the Broms Family Foundation in St. Louis Park, Eden Prairie-based Moscoe Family Foundation.
The shocking confession by Bernie Madoff that he was running a $50 billion Ponzi scheme had many people shaking their heads in disbelief. How could this guy have been running $50 billion in a small family ... clients of his asset management business.
While Shapiro is not among those left penniless by Madoff, he said, his life has been “significantly impacted.” “My pension is gone,” said Shapiro, 55, a principal in Winco Asset Management ... But his family’s foundation lost nearly $2.5.
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