Since news broke of Bernie Madoff's world-circling $65 billion Ponzi scheme, many have speculated about how he did it. Based on the author's unprecedented access to Madoff, including extensive correspondence and his first interviews for publication since his arrest, this title tells the story of Madoff.
Diana B. Henriques's is the author of The White Sharks of Wall Street and Fidelity's World. She is a senior financial writer for The New York Times, having joined the Times's staff in 1989, and has won several awards for her work. She was part of the team recognised as a Pulitzer finalist for its coverage of the financial crisis of 2008 and has led the Times's coverage of the Madoff scandle. She live in Hoboken, New Jersey.