Pincus Green

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Pincus Green
Born 1936 (age 77–78)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Nationality American

Pincus Green (born 1936 is an American oil and gas commodities trader whose net worth is estimated by Forbes magazine at $1.2 billion USD.[1] Green fled the United States in 1983, along with partner Marc Rich,[2] after being indicted by U.S. Attorney and future mayor of New York City Rudolph Giuliani, on charges of tax evasion and illegal trading with Iran.[citation needed]

Green received a controversial presidential pardon along with Rich, from United States President Bill Clinton in 2001.[3]

It has been reported that Green has been in retirement since he underwent heart surgery in late 1990.[4]

Green is Jewish.[5]

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  1. ^ Forbes http://www.forbes.com/lists/2005/54/CEAL.html |url= missing title (help). 
  2. ^ Forbes http://www.forbes.com/lists/2005/54/CEAL.html |url= missing title (help). 
  3. ^ "Financier's Partner Remained Loyal Lieutenant Throughout". The New York Times. 2001-02-20. Retrieved 2010-05-22. 
  4. ^ Ammann, Daniel (2009). The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of Marc Rich. New York: St. Martin‘s Press. ISBN 0-312-57074-0. 
  5. ^ Los Angeles Times: "Pardon Reignites Jewish Stereotypes" by WALTER REICH February 25, 2001