Great frauds in history: the Hound of Hounslow
"Flash crash" trader Navinder Singh Sarao made around $70m from manipulating the futures market.
Great frauds in history… George Graham Rice's "adventures with your money"
George Graham Rice, AKA Jacob Simon Herzig, made millions from his dodgy share-tipping sheets, pumping up worthless mining stocks.
Great frauds in history: Kautilya Pruthi’s Ponzi scheme
Kautilya Nandan Pruthi persuaded a large number of clients including famous sportsman and actors, to part with over £100m, which he used to fund his p…
Great frauds in history: Andrew Cochrane-Johnstone
How Andrew Cochrane-Johnstone's "Omnium" scam grew into the Great Stock Exchange Fraud of 1814.
Great frauds in history: Charles Keating
Charles Keating's junk bond scam let the American taxpayer on the hook for $3.4bn.
Great frauds in history: John G. Bennett Jr’s Ponzi scheme
John G. Bennett Jr's classic Ponzi scheme cost his investors $135m and ended him ten years in jail.