11/17/2014
SIPC: $10 Billion Recovery Milestone Reached in Madoff Case with Feeder Fund Settlement

Herald Fund and Primeo Feeder Fund Recovery Agreement Adds Another $497 Million

11/13/2014
New Board Chair Nominated By President Obama

Treasury Official Joined SIPC Board in September, Bains Nomination Awaits Floor Action by U.S. Senate

11/5/2014
Beware of "Phishing" Scams Run Through Look-Alike Web Sites Imitating SIPC

Advance-Fee Payment Requirement is a Big Tip-Off: Victims, Potential Investors Warned Not to Share Personal Data on Phony "Look-Alike" Web Sites.

9/5/2014
SIPC Issues Statement on SEC Decision Not to Pursue Stanford Appeal

SEC Decision Follows U.S. Court of Appeals & District Court Decision That Stanford International Bank CD Investors Do Not Meet Definition of Customer Under SIPA.

8/15/2014
SIPC Applauds Lehman Trustee On Planned Return Of $4.6 Billion To Unsecured General Creditors Following 100 Percent Satisfaction Of Customer Claims

First Distribution to Unsecured General Creditors Will Commence in September.

7/18/2014
SIPC Issues Statement on Stanford Decision From U.S. Court of Appeals

U.S. Court of Appeals Upholds District Court Decision That Stanford International Bank CD Investors Do Not Meet Definition of Customer Under SIPA

6/9/2014
SIPC Thanks Outgoing Board Chair Bowen for Her Dedicated Service

5/5/2014
SIPC: Nearly $6 Billion Now Distributed to Madoff Victims

Additional $351.6 Million Goes to Customers with Allowed Claims With Madoff Trustee’s Fourth Distribution.

4/3/2014
SIPC Commends MF Global Trustee for Achieving Milestone 100 Percent Return of MF Global Customer Property with Final Distribution

3/25/2014
SIPC: All Madoff Customers With Allowed Claims Under $925,000 To Be Satisfied In Full With Fourth Distribution

1/16/2014
Securities Investor Protection Corporation Launches New Website

1/13/2014
SIPC Issues Statement on the Passing of U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Burton R. Lifland

1/7/2014
SIPC Issues Statement on JPMorgan Chase Bank Forfeiture Related to Madoff Fraud

11/6/2013
SIPC Applauds MF Global Trustee On Approval For Milestone 100 Percent Return Of U.S. And Overseas Commodities Customer Property

MF Global Commodities Customers Will Now Join Securities Customers in Full Satisfaction of Allowed Customer Claims

6/7/2013
SIPC Applauds Lehman Trustee On Milestone 100 Percent Return Of Securities Customers' Property

No SIPC Fund Advances Needed To Satisfy Customers; Largest Return of Property to Customers of a Former Broker-Dealer Following a Bankruptcy and Liquidation

4/1/2013
SIPC: $5.44 Billion Now Distributed To Madoff Victims

Madoff Trustee's Third Distribution Sends Approximately $506.2 Million to Customers With Allowed Claims

2/26/2013
SIPC: Lehman Agreements To Result In Billions Of Dollars In Additional Customer, Creditor Distributions

If Approved, LBI Customers Will Be Made Whole; Billions of Dollars in Remaining LBIE and LBHI Creditor Claims Resolved

2/13/2013
Third Interim Distribution Of Recovered Funds In Madoff Global Liquidation Will Total Approximately $505 Million

Aggregate Distributions Will Reach Approximately $5.4 Billion

12/28/2012
SIPC: MF Global Agreements Should Result In 100 Percent Return Of Allowed Securities Customer Property

If Conditions Met and Agreements Approved by the Court, Trustee Anticipates Significant Additional Distributions to Commodities Customers Trading on US, Non-US Exchanges.

12/17/2012
SIPC: No Liquidations Of Brokerage Firms Seen As A Result Of Hurricane Sandy

Lessons Learned from 9/11, 'Y2K' Helped Avert Firm Shutdowns in Latest Crisis

10/5/2012
SIPC: Lehman Agreement Paves Way For 100 Percent Return Of Customer Property

Under Agreement, No SIPC Fund Advances Needed To Satisfy Customers; Resolves Tens of Billions in Claims From LBI's Single Largest Claimant

9/20/2012
SIPC: $2.5 Billion Distributed To Madoff Victims, Covering Half Of Allowed Claims

SIPC Advances Used to Facilitate Recovery of $9.1 Billion for Customers

8/31/2012
SIPC To Defend Itself Against SEC Appeal

7/26/2012
Second Interim Distribution To Madoff Victims

Will Total Approximately $1.5 Billion-$2.4 Billion

7/3/2012
SIPC Comments On District Court Decision In Stanford Case

Scope of SIPC Protection Reaffirmed

6/25/2012
Supreme Court Net Equity Decision Permits SIPA Trustee to file Motion for Second Interim Pro Rata Distribution

6/22/2012
Three New Board Members To Join Securities Investor Protection Corporation

3/19/2012
SIPC Comments on Madoff Trustee's Settlement in Katz Case

Decision a Major Step Forward in Interest of Madoff Victims, Defendants Will Pay $162 Million to Trustee Over Five Years

2/27/2012
SIPC Announces New Acting Chair of its Board of Directors

2/21/2012
SIPC Modernization Task Force Issues Report

Diverse Group of Securities Experts Make Recommendations For Future of Organization

2/6/2012
Status Update From The Office Of James W. Giddens, Trustee For The Liquidation Of MF Global Inc., Concerning The Trustee's Investigation

1/23/2012
MF Global Inc. Trustee: Deadline For Customer Claim Submission Is January 31, 2012

12/12/2011
SIPC To Defend Itself Against SEC Lawsuit Over Stanford Antiguan Bank Losses

Lawsuit In Conflict With Securities Investor Protection Act

11/18/2011
Update: SIPC Renews Warning About "Phishing" Scam Targeting Investment Scam Victims

11/2/2011
Bankruptcy Court Approves SIPA Trustee Motion To Transfer Commodity Accounts

10/31/2011
Liquidation Proceeding For MF Global Inc. Undertaken By Securities Investor Protection Corporation

SIPC Taking Action to Protect Customer Assets; Giddens Appointed by Court as Trustee

10/4/2011
Initial Interim Distribution Of Recovered Funds To Madoff Claims Holders

New Settlements Increase Initial, Interim Pro Rata Distribution to Approximately $312 Million

8/16/2011
SIPC Statement On U.S. Court Of Appeals Upholding Of Madoff Trustee "Net Equity" Calculation

7/28/2011
Settlement Reached With Tremont Group, Second-Largest Feeder Fund Network In Madoff Ponzi Fraud

Cash Payments of more than $1 Billion to be made to BLMIS Customer Fund; Settlement Structure Facilitates Future Recovery Distributions to Feeder Fund Investors

6/17/2011
SIPC Issues Warning On "Phishing" Scam Targeting Investment Scam Victims

Victims and Potential Investors in Scams Targeted by Phony "SIPC Agents"

6/15/2011
SIPC To Review SEC Direction On Stanford Liquidation

5/4/2011
Trustee For Liquidation Of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities Files Motion To Allocate Recovered Monies To The BLMIS Customer Fund And Return Stolen Monies To Customers

2.6 Billion to be Allocated to Customer Fund; Initial, Interim Pro Rata Distribution of Approximately $272 Million to BLMIS Customers; Appeals of Picower, Levy Settlements and Net Equity Prevent Larger Payments

12/17/2010
Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Agreement To Recover $7.2 Billion For Victims Of Bernard L. Madoff'S Ponzi Scheme From Estate Of Jeffry M. Picower

Multi-Billion Dollar Settlement To Benefit Madoff's Victims Is Largest Single Forfeiture Recovery In U.S. History

12/10/2010
Madoff Trustee, Charities Negotiating Settlements

Agreements Allow Charities to Continue Good Works

12/7/2010
Madoff Trustee, Sipc Announce $550 Million Recovery Agreement With Carl Shapiro, Robert Jaffe And Related Entities

9/7/2010
First-Ever Online Forum Set To Solicit U.S. Public's Views About Modernization Of The Securities Investor Protection Corporation

Opportunity for Investors to Speak Out Takes Place at 8 p.m. EDT on September 14, 2010

8/23/2010
Update: Warning Re-Issued On Bogus "SIPC Checks" Targeting U.S. Consumers And Job Seekers

Phony Checks Now Showing Up in Connection With Jobs Advertised on Craigslist

6/17/2010
www.sipcmodernization.org Launched To Gather Public Input, Task Force To Undertake Review Of SIPC

5/20/2010
Warning Issued On Bogus "SIPC Checks" Targeting U.S. Consumers

5/9/2010
Settlement Agreement Reached With Joint Liquidators Of Fairfield Sentry, Madoff'S Largest Feeder Fund

Settlement Significantly Increases Potential Future Recoveries and Customer Fund Payouts

3/9/2010
SIPC Exposes Phony "Look-Alike" Web Site Targeting Madoff Victims

Victims, Other Investors Cautioned Against Providing Information Via Web Site; Bogus Claims Made About Recovering "$1.3 Billion Discovered in Madoff Hideout"

2/24/2010
SIPC Statement On Lawsuit Filed By BLMIS Investors

2/2/2010
SIPC Statement On "Net Equity" Court Hearing

11/12/2009
U.S., Chinese Officials To Cooperate In Cross-Border Brokerage Insolvency, Liquidation Cases

10/28/2009
Major Milestone: Over Half A Billion Dollars Advanced By SIPC So Far To Madoff Customers

BLMIS Payouts Now in the Works Exceed the Total of All 321 Previous Proceedings Since Start of SIPC in 1970; In Madoff Case, the Number of Determined Claims Nears 3,000.

7/29/2009
SIPC Trustee Sues Ruth Madoff: Seeks Recapture Of $45 Million Of Customers' Money She Received From Husband In The Last Six Years

7/1/2009
SIPC, Madoff Trustee Announce $231 Million In Funds Committed To Blmis Customers, With An Additional $2.741 Billion Authorized For Potential Future Recovery

Sum of Commitments Exceeds the Total SIPC Protection Extended in 11 Largest Liquidations; Trustee Picard Makes It Easier For Last-Minute Filers.

5/26/2009
SIPC Supports $235 Million Settlment With Optimal In Madoff Liquidation

As of Memorial Day, Over $116 Million in Commitments Made So Far to Satisfy 237 Madoff Claimants

5/14/2009
SIPC: $61 Million in Commitments Made to Madoff Claimants, with $100 Million Level Expected to Be Reached by Memorial Day

Trustee Madoff, SIPC President Harbeck Provide Update on Liquidation Proceeding

4/27/2009
Press Release Of Irving H. Picard

Trustee Announces Winning Bid Of Up To $25.5 Million For Madoff Market Maker Business

3/2/2009
SIPC To Reinstitute Assessments Of Member Firms' Operating Revenues

2/27/2009
Securities Investor Protection Corporation, Egypt Investor Protection Fund To Cooperate In Cross-Border Brokerage Insolvency, Liquidation Cases

2/25/2009
James W. Giddens, Lehman Brothers Inc. SIPC Trustee, Reports On Progress Of Customer Claim Processing

2/19/2009
Meeting Of Madoff Creditors To Take Place Friday

Special Toll-Free Phone Line Provided for Creditors Unable to Attend in Person

1/5/2009
Madoff Liquidation Trustee Mails More Than 8,000 Customer Claim Forms, Publishes Notice in Major Newspapers

March 4th and July 2nd Deadlines Set for Claim Filings

12/28/2006
SIPC Now Identifying Customers of Nyc Brokerage Firm Undergoing Liquidation

Up to $3 Million May Have Been Lost by Under 200 Investors at Small Firm; Arrested Employee Under Investigation for Possible Misuse of Customer Assets.

10/30/2006
SIPC Board Chairman Named as One of Leading Hispanics in the United States

Miami Attorney, Miami Dade Community College Trustee Featured on List of "Top 100 Most Influential Hispanics"

7/17/2006
SIPC Board Chairman Rings the Closing Bell at New York Stock Exchange

Miami Attorney Is First Hispanic Appointed to Serve as SIPC Chair

6/20/2006
Misleading Investment Ad Halted by Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC) and Idaho Department of Finance

6/15/2006
SIPC President Signs Cooperative Agreement with Taiwan Counterpart, Meets Other Investor Compensation Groups

1/4/2006
SIPC Names Armando J. Bucelo, Jr. as New Chairman of Board of Directors

Miami Attorney Is First Hispanic and First Floridian Appointed to SIPC Board

12/22/2005
SIPC: Pending Settlement Announced in MJK Clearing Litigation

$10 Billion Recovered and Returned to Date to Customers, According to Trustee

12/13/2005
SIPC/Investor Protection Trust Survey: 4 out of 5 U.S. Investors Fail "Survival Skills" Survey Test

Despite Encouraging Signs on Understanding of Diversification and Need to Review Account Statements, Few Investors Possess Needed Blend of Basic Knowledge and Smart Behavior.

10/3/2005
SIPC: No Liquidations of Brokerage Firms Seen as a Result of Hurricanes

Industry Planning Works As It Did on 9/11 in Preventing Firm Shutdowns

8/17/2005
Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC) Launches Spanish Language Web Site

Latest Step Part of Ongoing Effort to Explain Work of Organization to Investors

4/13/2005
SIPC And Canadian Counterpart to Coordinate on Brokerage Firm Insolvencies in North America

3/29/2005
SIPC Consults with Asian Broker-dealer Oversight Agencies on Dealing with Broker Failures

11/13/2002
U.S. Senate Confirms Two New Directors for SIPC

7/10/2002
SIPC Announces Major Campaign to Educate Investors

English/Spanish Public Service Announcements Are a First for SIPC; Push Targets Nearly 7,000 Television, Cable and Radio Stations Across U.S.

5/8/2002
SIPC Announces New Ad Rules Designed to Ensure More Information for Investors

3/13/2002
SIPC: 2001 Set Record for Number of Customers Paid, Amount of Advances

2001 Ushered in Largest Brokerage Bankruptcy Case Ever

8/10/2000
SIPC Steps in to Protect Investors in $1 Million Theft at Florida Brokerage Firm

6/20/2000
In "Most Expensive" Case in Its History, SIPC Returns Funds to Nearly 10,000 Investors

$31 Million Theft of Stock at Texas Firm Involved Investors in All 50 States; Case Illustrates How SIPC Is Often "Investor's First Line of Defense."