by Marian Wang ProPublica, Nov. 4, 2011, 2:19 p.m.
A perusal of the latest issue of Barron’s turned up the following ad for brokerage firm MF Global:
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Somehow the ad, published Saturday, reads a little differently now, in light of recent events : Though no one’s been formally accused, the firm is now under investigation by regulators and by the FBI after hundreds of millions of dollars belonging to customers  went missing. The CEO — former New Jersey governor, former Senator and former Goldman Sachs chief Jon Corzine — resigned today without severance  and according to the New York Times, has hired a criminal defense attorney .
- Former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine Leaving Bankrupt Mf Global Without $12.1 Million Severance (socyberty.com)
- Corzine Steps Down at Collapsed Firm, Hires Lawyer (abcnews.go.com)
- Jon Corzine Quits MF Global, Reportedly Hires Criminal Defense Attorney (abcnews.go.com)