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John Bravata

Judge OKs Plea Deal In $50M Ponzi Scheme

A judge has accepted a new plea deal from a Detroit-area financial manager who helped the government prosecute his partner in a real estate scheme that ended with nearly $50 million in losses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2014

Feds Want $44.5M In Restitution In Bravata Case

Federal prosecutors want a Detroit-area investment manager and his son to pay $44.5 million in restitution for a real-estate scheme that crashed during the recession.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2013

Jury Convicts Father, Son Of Defrauding Investors

A Brighton-area investment manager and his son have been found guilty in a $50 million scheme to defraud hundreds of investors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

Southfield Broker Linked To Fraud Can’t Leave Jail

A federal appeals court has refused to intervene and release a Southfield money manager who is facing fraud-related charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2011

Southfield Broker Busted In Investment Scam

The founder of a Southfield-based investment fund has been arrested in New York. John Bravata, the chairman of BBC Equities, was taken into custody at JFK Airport when he returned from Italy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2011