Matthew Tannin is a former Bear Stearns hedge-fund manager. On June 19, 2008 he was arrested by the FBI as part of its "Operation Malicious Mortgage." His boss, Ralph Cioffi, was also arrested, making them the first executives to face criminal charges related to the subprime mortgage debacle. On November 10, 2009, Tannin and Cioffi were found not guilty of securities fraud by a jury in U.S. District Court in Brooklyn, New York.
Steven Van Solkema
Steven Van Solkema, was a former Bear Stearns credit analyst who worked for Ralph Cioffi and Matthew Tannin.