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The Resource Ponzi Schemes

Ponzi Schemes

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Ponzi Schemes
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Ponzi Schemes
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Summary
Learn about investment traps with an insight into fraudulent Ponzi Schemes with iMinds insightful knowledge series.A Ponzi scheme is an illegal business practice. Investors are recruited into a Ponzi scheme and offered excellent returns over time for little or no risk. The operator of a Ponzi scheme relies on further recruitment of investors to accumulate funds. Earlier investors are repaid with later investor's money. They have also been described as Pyramid Schemes.Ponzi schemes get their name from Carlo Ponzi, an Italian who immigrated to the US in 1903. He fled Italy to avoid gambling debts and criminal charges. For several years he travelled through the United States and Canada. During this time he was convicted of theft and served jail sentences in both countries.iMinds brings targeted knowledge to your eReading device with short information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind
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dictionaries
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  • Nonfiction
  • History
  • Business
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Ponzi Schemes
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OVERDRIVE:a5d6a6c5-59fd-45b9-98b8-bfcc11f27b8c
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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Isbn
9781921761164
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Ponzi Schemes
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a5d6a6c5-59fd-45b9-98b8-bfcc11f27b8c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781921761164
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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