Jon Corzine http://www.kunc.org en Regulators File Charges Against Corzine Over MF Global Debacle http://www.kunc.org/post/regulators-file-charges-against-corzine-over-mf-global-debacle Federal regulators are suing former MF Global Holdings CEO Jon Corzine, accusing him of not properly supervising the company that filed for bankruptcy back in 2011. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission says Corzine failed to keep money that belonged to the brokerage's customers from being used to cover MF Global's obligations.<p>The charges are contained in a <a href="http://www.cftc.gov/ucm/groups/public/@lrenforcementactions/documents/legalpleading/enfmfglobalcomplaint062713.pdf">civil complaint filed Thursday</a>. Thu, 27 Jun 2013 22:38:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 46398 at http://www.kunc.org Former MF Global Exec Takes 5th At Hearing http://www.kunc.org/post/former-mf-global-exec-takes-5th-hearing A former executive at the center of the meltdown of brokerage firm MF Global appeared before Congress on Wednesday to answer questions from lawmakers. Members of the House Financial Services Committee were hoping assistant treasurer Edith O'Brien would explain the actions of the firm's CEO, ex-New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine.<p>O'Brien has recently been at the center of the MF Global scandal because of the role she played in the transfer of $175 million to cover an overdraft. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 07:54:00 +0000 Jim Zarroli 24751 at http://www.kunc.org Former MF Global Exec Takes 5th At Hearing Did Corzine Know Money Transfer Came From Customer Account? http://www.kunc.org/post/did-corzine-know-money-transfer-came-customer-account On Friday,<a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/03/23/149252924/memo-corzine-ordered-mf-global-customer-funds-moved-to-london-account"> we reported</a> that former New Jersey Gov. Jon S. Mon, 26 Mar 2012 19:25:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 24581 at http://www.kunc.org Did Corzine Know Money Transfer Came From Customer Account? Report: Shortly Before MF Global Collapse, Corzine Was Château Shopping http://www.kunc.org/post/report-shortly-mf-global-collapse-corzine-was-ch-teau-shopping In its February issue, <a href="http://www.vanityfair.com/online/daily/2012/01/february-magazine-jon-corzine-mf-global-chateau-goldman-sachs"><em>Vanity Fair</em> has a long report on Jon Corzine</a>, the former head of Goldman Sachs and former Democratic governor of New Jersey. Thu, 05 Jan 2012 19:01:00 +0000 20271 at http://www.kunc.org Report: Shortly Before MF Global Collapse, Corzine Was Château Shopping Corzine Apologizes, Defends Actions Of MF Global, May Invoke Fifth http://www.kunc.org/post/corzine-apologizes-defends-actions-mf-global-may-invoke-fifth Former New Jersey senator and governor Jon Corzine, who led MF Global as it spectacularly collapsed in a bankruptcy that has left $1.2 billion in client money missing, is due at a House Agriculture Committee hearing this morning to face questions about what happened.<p>While he has submitted a statement, <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=143331362" target="_blank">The Associated Press says</a> Corzine is also expected to invoke the Fifth Amendment and decline to answer any potentially damaging questions that could be used against him in court. Thu, 08 Dec 2011 13:03:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 18803 at http://www.kunc.org Corzine Apologizes, Defends Actions Of MF Global, May Invoke Fifth