Five Things You Should Know About Steven Cohen’s Insider Case

Five Things You Should Know About Steven Cohen’s Insider Case

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The closest prosecutors have come to tying Cohen, 56, to illegal trades came in an indictment last year against Mathew Martoma, a former SAC portfolio manager accused of using material, nonpublic information about the failure of a promising new drug treatment. That data helped SAC net $276 million in profits or losses avoided in July 2008, according to the indictment.