New Netflix docuseries details the crimes of the man who crafted a $64bn Ponzi scheme and those who protected him

ocked inside his office on the 22nd floor of a New York building, René-Thierry Magon de la Villehuchet sliced his arms open and bled into a trashcan to avoid making a mess for the cleaning lady.

“He chose the methodology of death that he did, a painful solution to atone for his sins of omission,”  “What a waste of a man.”

The story of Madoff’s rise and fall, and how his illusory gift for defying the gravity of financial markets shattered countless live

The Monster of Wall Street features whistleblowers, employees, investigators and victims as well as previously unseen video depositions of Madoff himself.

One interviewee describes him as “a financial sociopath, a serial financial killer”.

Another says he was a man of “pure evil” whose tale will still be told a hundred years from now.