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Danielle Chiesi Was Boss's Insider Trading/Sex Slave, Says Boyfriend Billy


Let him explain.

Danielle Chiesi, claiming her former boss at New Castle Funds LLC used their “toxic” sexual relationship to manipulate her into feeding him inside tips, asked a judge to sentence her to less prison time than he got for his role in the Galleon Group LLC insider-trading scheme. Mark Kurland, New Castle’s co-founder, “engaged in a ‘vicious cycle of abuse’ and ‘psychological exploitation’ to turn Dani into his ‘virtual servant,’” Chiesi’s lawyers argued in a sentencing memorandum yesterday, quoting a letter to the judge from her boyfriend, Billy...whose full name isn’t disclosed in her lawyers’ public filing.

[Bloomberg, earlier]