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#Libor

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EU regulator levels 'cartel' charge against three top banks
# Rate Fixing
# Rate Fixing

EU regulator levels 'cartel' charge against three top banks

May 20th 2014, 2:53 PM 6,590 Views 13 Comments

JPMorganChase, HSBC and Credit Agricole are all in the dock

Barclays axe 7,000 jobs at struggling unit as it creates 'bad bank'
# Libor
# Libor

Barclays axe 7,000 jobs at struggling unit as it creates 'bad bank'

May 8th 2014, 8:45 AM 5,455 Views 4 Comments

It will also have to sell or run down about £115 billion of non-core assets.

Three former bankers charged in connection with UK lending rate fixing
# Libor
# Libor

Three former bankers charged in connection with UK lending rate fixing

Feb 17th 2014, 1:53 PM 5,125 Views 17 Comments

It brings the total of people charged in relation to the scandal to six.

European banks to be fined up to €1.6 billion each today for rate-fixing
# Rate Fixing
# Rate Fixing

European banks to be fined up to €1.6 billion each today for rate-fixing

Dec 4th 2013, 8:45 AM 6,348 Views 22 Comments

The fines could set EU antitrust records with banks accused of fixing the rate at which they lend to each other.

Senior bankers who put taxpayers' money at risk should be jailed
# Bankers
# Bankers

Senior bankers who put taxpayers' money at risk should be jailed

Jun 19th 2013, 10:07 AM 5,468 Views 35 Comments

A report by a parliamentary commission on banking in the UK has recommended widespread reform to the sector.

UBS pays $1.5 billion to settle Libor allegations
# Manipulation
# Manipulation

UBS pays $1.5 billion to settle Libor allegations

Dec 19th 2012, 9:46 AM 2,134 Views 8 Comments

The Swiss banking giant is to pay $1.5 billion to regulators over allegations it manipulated Libor interest rates.

Ex-Barclays chief Bob Diamond criticised over 'highly selective' evidence
# Barclays
# Barclays

Ex-Barclays chief Bob Diamond criticised over 'highly selective' evidence

Aug 18th 2012, 12:05 PM 2,302 Views 3 Comments

Head of British Treasury Select Committee inquiry into Libor scandal is highly critical of Diamond in official report.

RBS sets aside stg£28m for Ulster Bank tech 'glitch'
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

RBS sets aside stg£28m for Ulster Bank tech 'glitch'

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:36 AM 3,769 Views 26 Comments

Interim results report clarifies the amount being earmarked for both redress for beleaguered Ulster Bank customers in Ireland and the costs associated with dealing with the system failure.

Column: Here’s why Ireland is failing. Have you heard of Dibor?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here’s why Ireland is failing. Have you heard of Dibor?

Jul 20th 2012, 7:00 AM 894 Views 49 Comments

In the UK, a banking scandal has prompted high-level resignations and heavy fines. In Ireland our reaction is very different, writes William Campbell.

Column: Yes, we need a banking inquiry – but we can’t let politicians do it
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, we need a banking inquiry – but we can’t let politicians do it

Jul 14th 2012, 8:00 AM 19 Views 22 Comments

Have you ever seen our TDs in action? They’re hardly the people to investigate this complex – and untrustworthy – industry, writes Aaron McKenna.

Sign on you crazy Diamond: Barclays chief resigns
# Banking
# Banking

Sign on you crazy Diamond: Barclays chief resigns

Jul 3rd 2012, 8:05 AM 2,733 Views 12 Comments

Under pressure Bob Diamond has stepped down as the bank’s chief executive after controversy over the bank’s manipulation of key interest rates.

Chairman of Barclays bank resigns after rate-fixing scandal
# Banks
# Banks

Chairman of Barclays bank resigns after rate-fixing scandal

Jul 2nd 2012, 8:41 AM 2,081 Views 4 Comments

The British bank has been mired in controversy after it emerged that it manipulated one of the main inter-bank lending rates.

RBS traders fired months ago over rate-fixing - report
# Libor
# Libor

RBS traders fired months ago over rate-fixing - report

Jul 1st 2012, 4:31 PM 3,483 Views 4 Comments

Revelation comes after RBS confirmed it is one of the banks being investigated over manipulation of inter-bank lending rates.