How Brazil's Banking Golden Boy, Arrested in Rio, Built an Empire

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Brazil Corruption Probe Nets BTG Pactual CEO Esteves

Andre Esteves, the brash banker who once joked his firm’s name, Grupo BTG Pactual, stood for ‘better than Goldman,’ became the latest high-profile executive dragged into Brazil’s widening corruption scandal.

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