Expert-Networker Jiau Convicted In Insider Case

Jun 20 2011 | 1:47pm ET

Federal prosecutors scored their third insider-trading jury verdict in the past two months today with the conviction of accused hedge fund tipster Winifred Jiau.

A Manhattan jury found Jiau guilty of one count of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and one count of securities fraud. The government had accused the former Primary Global Research consultant of selling confidential information about two technology companies to two hedge fund managers.


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