Madoff claims to suffer alone
BERNARD Madoff, in prison f or t he biggest pyramid scheme fraud in Wall Street history, says that in reality he made a lot of people rich and that he suffered alone.
In a telephone interview from prison to New York Magazine, the man described as a monster, says he is misunderstood – and that some of his biggest victims were themselves to blame.
‘‘ It was the people who came in very late in the game that, that got hurt. So, did I make a lot of money for people? Yeah. I made a lot of money for people,’’ Madoff, 72, said.