Financier Pang’s Death Ruled a Suicide

California financier Danny Pang committed suicide by taking an overdose of a combination of painkillers and other drugs, the coroner’s office in Orange County, Calif., concluded.
At the time of his death in September at age 42, Mr. Pang was battling allegations that he had masterminded a massive international fraud. Regulators had charged in federal court in Los Angeles that the financier ran a Ponzi-like scheme and misappropriated investor funds to finance a lavish lifestyle.

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