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The 9 Most Notorious Insider Trading Cases of 2011

Of the 57 insider trading cases brought by the SEC this year, Advanced Trading highlights nine standouts, like the case of Raj Rajaratnam, in a rogues gallery of accused and convicted inside traders.
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On December 21, former Silicon Valley sales manager James Fleishman might get a prison sentence that easily thwarts the record 11 years that Rajaratnam got for insider trading. Fleishman, a former employee at Primary Global Research, is facing up to 25 years after being convicted in September of conspiracy to commit both securities and wire fraud. Prosecutors convinced a jury that Fleishman illegally leaked confidential information about publically-traded technology firms like Dell Inc. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. to hedge funds.

 

As the Senior Editor of Advanced Trading, Justin Grant plays a key role in steering the magazine's coverage of the latest issues affecting the buy-side trading community. Since joining Advanced Trading in 2010, Grant's news analysis has touched on everything from the latest ... View Full Bio

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