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  2. Michael Milken - Wikipedia

    Michael Robert Milken (born July 4, 1946) is an American financier. He is known for his role in the development of the market for high-yield bonds ("junk bonds"), [2] and his conviction and sentence following a guilty plea on felony charges for violating U.S. securities laws. [3] Milken's compensation while head of the high-yield bond department at Drexel Burnham Lambert in the late 1980s exceeded $1 billion over a four-year period, a record for U.S. income at that time. [4]

  3. Michael Milken | Biography, Junk Bonds, Pardon, & Facts

    Michael Milken, in full Michael Robert Milken, (born July 4, 1946, Encino, California, U.S.), American financier whose “ junk-bond ” operations fueled many of the corporate takeovers of the 1980s. Milken studied business at the University of California, Berkeley, graduating in 1968.

  4. Michael Milken - Forbes

    About Michael Milken Mike Milken joined what became investment bank Drexel Burnham Lambert in 1969 and expanded the market for high-yield junk bonds. He was banned from the securities industry...

  5. Mike Milken's career has mirrored his four main professional passions: medical research, education, public health and access to capital. He has been uniquely successful in creating value, whether measured in lives saved ( Fortune magazine called him "The Man Who Changed Medicine"), students inspired ( Forbes said he is an education visionary) or jobs created.

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  6. Michael Milken - Milken Family Foundation -

    Named one of the “75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century” by Esquire magazine, Michael Milken is in his fifth decade of driving social change with a consistent focus on disrupting—and improving—the status quo. In 1972, three years after beginning a legendary Wall Street career, his mother-in-law was diagnosed with breast cancer.

  7. Who Is Michael Milken? What Is a Junk Bond? - Investopedia

    Michael Milken is a philanthropist and chair of the Milken Institute. He joined Drexel Burnham Lambert in 1969 and traded in high-yield bonds which earned him the nickname "junk bond king."...

  8. Michael Milken - Biography

    Named one of the '75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century' by Esquire magazine, Michael Milken has driven social change with a consistent focus on disrupting - and improving - the status quo. Lifestyles magazine says he has played an "outsized role in American society."

  9. Michael Milken: The Junk Bond King - Case - Faculty ...

    Abstract. Michael Milken, an investment banker who dominated the junk bond market in the 1980s, was sentenced to jail in 1990 after pleading guilty to a number of securities and tax-related felonies. In the preceding decade, Milken had helped usher in a new wave of leveraged buy outs (LBOs) and greatly changed the structure of corporate America. By the late 1980s, though, Milken and junk bonds became more heavily scrutinized, and Milken was eventually implicated in a number of felonious acts.