Ex-Goldman Sachs banker in Malaysia 1MDB scandal gets smaller ankle bracelet

A former Goldman Sachs banker charged in connection with a multibillion-dollar scandal at Malaysia’s state investment fund 1MDB won a Brooklyn judge’s permission to replace his ankle monitor with a smaller one so he can jog more comfortably.Federal prosecutors objected to the smaller ankle monitor, arguing that the former head of investment banking for Goldman Sachs in Malaysia could become a greater flight risk.Lawyers for Roger Ng said the “cumbersome and heavy nature” of the GPS monitoring…