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Helping hedge funders cope with prison


A Q&A with the director of Greenwich-based Progressive Prison Project; "a rich beautiful experience in a very stark and barren place."

Clockwise from top left: Chiasson, Rajaratnam, Skowron, Longueuil (Photos: Bloomberg)

On May 13, Level Global Investors co-founder Anthony Chiasson was sentenced to more than six years in prison.

He'll be joining a small but growing number of incarcerated hedge fund professionals thanks to the government's aggressive prosecution of insider trading cases. Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam is serving an 11 year prison sentence. FrontPoint Partners portfolio