Crime and punishment do not go together in the case of former fugitive billionaire oil trader Marc Rich. Pardoned by President Bill Clinton for crimes of tax evasion and illegal oil trading with
He was once a resident of Zug, which is still favoured by oil and chemical traders, some of whom are, like Rich, also ex-Phibro.
Now his life story is about to be made into a movie, based on one of his admiring biographies, "The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of Marc Rich," by Daniel Ammann (2009.)
The film rights have been picked up by Imagine Entertainment, according to this article in the New York Post.