Posted by Larry Doyle on November 1st, 2013 10:53 AM |
“The message is simple: Wall Street crime pays and there is no downside.”
Will there be another market crisis and if so what will precipitate it?
In what is an instant Sense on Cents classic, noted attorney and former SEC whistleblower Gary Aguirre takes us on a walk down the path that seems self-evident to me will cause our next market crisis.
Can you imagine if you discovered a businessman went about selling a product, collecting revenues on those sales, but never actually delivered the product sold?
Think that sort of fraud might attract the interest of the authorities? But what if the authorities, in this case our financial regulators, turned a blind eye to the practice? (more…)