In 2006, a self-proclaimed investment banker walked away with 120,000 US dollars that did not rightfully belong to him.  This money had been invested by clients of the bank under the assumption that it would accrue interest; it did not.  Instead, the owner of the bank waited until there was a sufficient amount to satisfy his needs, took the money, and ran.  Interestingly, the banker’s actions were completely legal, no crime had been committed.  The authorities did not get involved, and nobody even reported the incident to the police.  The bank in question was in fact, part of an […]