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About the same.
24% (60 votes)
Better off.
22% (54 votes)
Much worse off.
19% (47 votes)
Much better off.
18% (45 votes)
Worse off.
18% (44 votes)
Total voters: 250

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Ponzi scheme

Ponzi man Ross gets nearly 11 years

Financial adviser David Ross, who 'overstated' client funds by $380 million gets 10 years and 10 months imprisonment

Financial adviser prosecuted

Andrew Hrothgar Robinson alleged to have stolen $3 mln of investors' funds

Ponzi man Ross pleads guilty

Financial adviser who 'overstated' client funds by $380 million admits fraud and theft

A matter of trust

Terry Baucher explains the importance of having your money and tax affairs handled by a professional with the right credentials

Ross charged over alleged $400m Ponzi scheme

Ross Asset Management's David Ross facing potential jail time as SFO charges him with overstating investment positions by more than $380 mln

SFO eyeing rewards for whistleblowers

SFO eyeing rewards for whistleblowers similar to those now used in US to catch Ponzi schemers; SFO says Hubbard's Aorangi was a Ponzi

'How I found the world's biggest Ponzi scheme'

Bernard Hickey talks to Harry Markopolos, the fraud investigator who uncovered Bernie Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme 8 years before it blew up

Ross 'lacked funds to meet withdrawals'

Ross Asset Management investors' withdrew over NZ$60 mln more than they contributed in last 5-years, receiver says

Ross liquidators to look to Madoff

Ross Asset Management liquidators PwC have big task deciding whether investors who received money before collapse can keep it

PwC to liquidate Ross companies

PwC to liquidate Ross Asset Management companies; Warns 'premature to assume anything at this stage in regards to third party recoveries'