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Andrew Caspersen, a former Wall Street executive, has pleaded guilty to charges that he defrauded investors out of more than $38 million in a Ponzi-like scheme, blaming his conduct on a gambling addiction that he was unable to control.
Securities and Wire Fraud
Caspersen, a Princeton University and Harvard Law School graduate, was emotional in court as he admitted to cheating numerous people, mostly family and friends, through what he referred to as a “simple” fraud.
“It was just a means for me to get money to feed a gambling addiction that was all consuming at the time,” Caspersen said as he pleaded guilty in ... (read more)