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Ex-Merrill Lynch Staffer Laughing All The Way To Jail

29-year-old Steven Mandala managed to con Merrill Lynch into giving him a job in 2009. The broker lied about his qualifications and forged pay stubs and tax returns, tricking Merrill into believing that he was a top-notch broker who earned $765,000-a-year.

'Goldman Guys Are Only Human'

Bloomberg reports that although Goldman may well have made money on every trading day during the last quarter, those who listened to the firm's investment advise have not yet quite made off like bandits