He’s not an insider trader, but he plays one in the movies — and that’s what counted for the FBI’s new campaign warning investors about securities fraud. The agency enlisted Michael Douglas for a PSA that harkens back to his role as swindler Gordon Gekko in the Wall Street films. ”The movie was fiction, but the problem is real,” Douglas says. Not quite an Oscar-worthy performance, but it gets the job done:
By DAVID LIEBERMAN, Financial Editor | Monday February 27, 2012 @ 2:35pm ESTTags: FBI, Michael Douglas, Wall Street
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