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Auction of Peregrine's Chicago offices draws 260 bidders

Assets from Peregrine Financial Group were again on the auction block this week, this time from the company's offices in Chicago. More>>

Federal court accepts bid for PFG building

A bid floor is set for the former office headquarters of Peregrine Financial Group. A federal court approved a bid $2.75 million Wednesday for the more then 48,000 square foot building. More>>

Attorneys, close friend react after Wasendorf's sentencing

Russ Wasendorf, Sr., the former CEO of Cedar Falls-based Peregrine Financial, will spend 50 years in prison. More>>

UPDATED: Russ Wasendorf Sr.'s assets sold to highest bidder

More than a thousand assets belong to former Peregrine Financial CEO Russ Wasendorf, Sr. have now been sold off to the highest bidder.  Auction proceeds will be doled out to customers who lost money in the Peregrine scandal. More>>

Wasendorf, Sr. signs plea deal in Peregrine fraud case

Prosecutors say Russell Wasendorf, Sr., the CEO of Peregrine Financial Group, will sign a plea deal admitting to a $200 million fraud scheme. More>>

PFGBest bankruptcy documents show more liabilities than assets

New documents show the assets of PFGBest are far less than the $500 million to $1 billion originally reported. More>>

New bride of Wasendorf, Sr. seeks annulment

Nancy Paladino filed for an annulment on Aug. 13 in Clark County, Nevada. That's where she and Peregrine Financial Group CEO Russell Wasendorf, Sr. were married on June 30. More>>

UPDATE: Wasendorf, Sr. pleads not guilty to 31 counts of making false statements

Russ Wasendorf, Sr. pleaded not guilty to 31 counts of making false statements to the government on Friday morning. More>>

Russell Wasendorf Sr.'s suicide note to his son

A person familiar with the situation shared the note they say was left by Peregrine Chief Executive Russell Wasendorf Sr. to his son. More>>

National media painting Wasendorf Sr. as showy businessman

From CNBC to The Wall Street Journal, reporters from across the country have come to Cedar Falls this week in an effort to understand the fall of PFG Best and explain it to the business community nationwide. More>>

UPDATE: $200 million reported missing from Peregrine Financial Group

Troubled Peregrine Financial Group has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Chicago. A Federal lawsuit filed Tuesday alleges fraud on the part of Peregrine founder and owner, Russ Wasendorf, Sr. More>>

Peregrine felt financial pressure, asked employees to take pay cuts

Several weeks before Tuesday's bankruptcy filing, employees were asked to take a 10 percent pay cut in two installments, June and July. More>>

How PFG's bankruptcy will impact the Cedar Valley economy and business community

The Greater Cedar Valley Alliance and Chamber is working to prevent hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue -- and PFG's employees -- from leaving town. More>>

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