Pincus Green

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Pincus Green
Born 1936 (age 80–81)
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,[1] after being indicted by U.S. Attorney and future mayor of New York City Rudolph Giuliani, on charges of tax evasion and trading, that was deemed illegal, with Iran.[2][3]

Green received a controversial presidential pardon along with Rich, from United States President Bill Clinton in 2001.[4]

It has been reported that Green has been in retirement since he underwent heart surgery in late 1990.[5]


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  1. ^ a b "Pincus Green, The 400 Richest Americans". Forbes. 
  2. ^ Article at www.counterpunch.org 3 October 2016 accessed 30 January 2017
  3. ^ Article in Fortune 22 May 2011 accessed 30 January 2017
  4. ^ "Financier's Partner Remained Loyal Lieutenant Throughout". The New York Times. 2001-02-20. Retrieved 2010-05-22. 
  5. ^ Ammann, Daniel (2009). The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of Marc Rich. New York: St. Martin‘s Press. ISBN 0-312-57074-0.