Court decides in favour of Fairfield pension to recoup some Madoff money

Thu May 7, 2009




The town of Fairfield, Connecticut, is said to have benefited from the lifting of an asset freeze on Bernard Madoff family's assets and feeder funds, orchestrated in Connecticut Superior Court in Bridgeport.

The decision makes the tiny pension fund the first investor to receive pledges of cash or property. A court order is understood to have secured $25 million on behalf of the town pension fund, which had...

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