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Microsoft Executive Charged With Insider Trading

Criminal and civil charges were filed yesterday against Microsoft portfolio manager Brian Jorgenson and his business partner -- yet Jamie Dimon still goes free. Strange world!
Microsoft Executive Charged With Insider Trading
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Via AFP:

US authorities Thursday charged a Microsoft executive and his friend and business partner with insider trading, saying they used confidential information on the tech giant's investment in bookseller Barnes & Noble.

Criminal and civil charges were filed against Microsoft portfolio manager Brian Jorgenson, and his friend Sean Stokke, officials said.

According to a Securities and Exchange Commission complaint, Jorgenson and Stokke made a combined $393,125 in illicit profits in their scheme which began in April 2012.

Officials said Jorgenson tipped off Stokke ahead of a public announ...

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