No One Would Listen by Harry Markopolos
A True Financial Thriller

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Harry Markopolos and his team of financial sleuths discussfirst-hand how they cracked the Madoff Ponzi scheme

No One Would Listen is the thrilling story of how theHarry Markopolos, a little-known number cruncher from a Bostonequity derivatives firm, and his investigative team uncoveredBernie Madoff's scam years before it made headlines, and how theydesperately tried to warn the government, the industry, and thefinancial press.

Page by page, Markopolos details his pursuit of the greatestfinancial criminal in history, and reveals the massive fraud,governmental incompetence, and criminal collusion that has changedthousands of lives forever-as well as the world's financialsystem.

The only book to tell the story of Madoff's scam and the SEC'sfailings by those who saw both first handDescribes how Madoff was enabled by investors and fiduciariesalikeDiscusses how the SEC missed the red flags raised byMarkopolos

Despite repeated written and verbal warnings to the SEC by HarryMarkopolos, Bernie Madoff was allowed to continue his operations.No One Would Listen paints a vivid portrait of Markopolosand his determined team of financial sleuths, and what impactMadoff's scam will have on financial markets and regulation fordecades to come.


About Harry Markopolos

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HARRY MARKOPOLOS, a former securities industry executive turned independent financial fraud investigator, was the whistleblower who provided credible and detailed evidence several times from 2000–2008 that should have prompted an immediate investigation by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission into Bernie Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi scheme. Markopolos's investigation was assisted by his investigative team, including Frank Casey, Neil Chelo, and Michael Ocrant. The retelling of their true story was assisted by David Fisher.
Published February 9, 2010 by Wiley. 380 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Business & Economics, Horror, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Through common sense at first, but ultimately through brilliant analytical detective work, Mr. Markopolos figured out precisely what Mr. Madoff was up to—and showed why Mr. Madoff could not be earning the amazingly consistent returns that he claimed for his investors.

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New York Journal of Books

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Markopolos fingered Bernard Madoff as a fraud eight years before the Securities and Exchange Commission finally prosecuted him.The real villain of the book isn’t Madoff, whom Markopolos never met, but the SEC, which dismissed Markopolos’ well-researched allegations on four different occasions.

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Seeking Alpha

No One Would Listen is a book about its author, Harry Markopolos.

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Seeking Alpha

Unlike the party atmosphere which pervaded the iconic movie, "Weekend at Bernie's", the end of the month atmosphere in Bernie Madoff's office was probably hectic and grim as a small group of dedicated insiders labored to generate bogus trading records justifying that month's predetermined positiv...

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