"SECRETS OF THE KNIGHT: SIR ALLEN STANFORD AND THE MISSING BILLIONS"
Aired:MAY 14TH, 2009
SIR ALLEN STANFORD AND THE MISSING BILLIONS. In a CNBC Special Presentation “Secrets of the Knight: Sir Allen Stanford and the Missing Billions,” Senior Correspondent Scott Cohn follows a trail that stretches around the world. Sir Allen Stanford, CEO of Stanford Financial Group, heads a financial empire with 30-thousand clients in 133 countries. He’s a Texas billionaire, philanthropist and friend to politicians of both parties. But, U.S. authorities say his Antigua based Stanford International Bank is an essential strand in a web of deceit…a Global ponzi scheme that has destroyed the savings of unsuspecting investors.
Texas billionaire Sir Allen Stanford is accused by the Securities and Exchange Commission of running an $8 billion dollar Ponzi scheme that has wiped out the savings of 30,000 investors. Stanford says he is innocent, and intends to fight the charges. But a CNBC investigation has found that the accounting at Stanford Financial Group is not the only thing about Allen Stanford that doesn't seem to add up. CNBC Senior Correspondent Scott Cohn sat down with Stanford on April 20 in his only in-depth network interview since the scandal broke. Now, Cohn follows up with a CNBC Original documentary, "Secrets of the Knight: Sir Allen Stanford and the Missing Billions.
Format : AVI
Length : 350 MiB for 43mn 15s 0ms
Codec : XviD
Source : PDTV
Video #0 : MPEG-4 Visual at 994 Kbps
Aspect : 464 x 352 (1.318) at 29.970 fps