Why did Regensberg fool people into thinking that they were liquid? Why did Bernie Madoff do it? In the global setting, it seems that these acts of dishonesty and criminality have no place in a fast-paced environment where people talk in terms of bull runs and not in terms of how much should be stolen.
The system has you; but people don’t realize that behind every large financial machine is just another person. Or a group of people. That’s why people should always be suspicious of any offers that seem too good to be true. Stick with established investment companies; don’t be prey to slick conmen. That’s what victims of Ponzi schemes learned the hard way.