Silver bullion banks accused of manipulation in U.S. lawsuit

NEW YORK, July 25 Fri Jul 25, 2014 4:50pm EDT

NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) - Silver bullion banks Deutsche Bank, Bank of Nova Scotia and HSBC have been accused in a lawsuit of manipulating silver prices in the physical and futures market, according to a lawsuit filed in a New York district court on Friday.

The lawsuit was filed by an individual named J. Scott Nicholson. (Reporting by Josephine Mason; Editing by Bernard Orr)


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