Accused $50 billion Ponzi scheme swindler Bernard Madoff exits federal court on March 10th, 2009, in New York City. Photograph:  Mario Tama/Getty Images

A High Court judge has said it would be “a complete waste of court time” to spend up to five days hearing an application aimed at having him cease hea(...)

Bernie Madoff was involved in a €65 billion Ponzi scheme in the US. Photograph: Getty

A High Court ruling has cast doubt on whether a claim for $141 million (€124 million) against the Irish arm of HSBC bank related to the Ponzi scheme r(...)

A claim against the Irish arm of HSBC bank for $333 million (€284 million) related to the Ponzi scheme run by jailed US fraudster Bernie Madoff is exp(...)