Mohammed Islam ‘Star Trader’ Dupes New York Mag, Many Others

Mohammed Islam, the New York High-School trading savant, credited with racking up $72 million in gains, now admits to have made the whole thing up and now acknowledges he was a fake. This comes as New York Magazine, the publication that promoted what would have been an amazing story, apologized to readers for being “duped,” having been given false bank . . .


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