`Midwest Madoff' Wasendorf Charged With $100M Fraud

July 13 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Market Maker," Bloomberg's Erik Schatzker reports that Peregrine Financial Group Inc. Chief Executive Officer Russell Wasendorf said in a signed statement linked to his suicide attempt that he perpetrated a fraud at his Cedar Falls, Iowa-based company that stretched back two decades, according to a federal complaint. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."

BNP Paribas Rides Bond Trading Surge to Profit Beat
49:24 - BNP Paribas reported second-quarter profit that topped analysts' estimates on a surge in bond trading that outweighed a fall in equities. Bloomberg's Caroline Connan recaps her interview with Chief Financial Officer Lars Machenil on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Source: Bloomberg)
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