Bernie Madoff expressed surprise that SEC investigators didn't check basics like his...

|By:, SA News Editor

Bernie Madoff expressed surprise that SEC investigators didn't check basics like his clearinghouse account: "If you’re looking at a Ponzi scheme, it’s the first thing you do." DealBook has been poring over the 6,157 pages of related records released by the SEC inspector general to find the more interesting ones. (earlier)