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Burford brings in caretaker CFO in governance overhaul

Aug 15 2019

Burford Capital , the litigation funder embroiled in a stand-off with short-seller Muddy Waters, on Thursday confirmed plans for a dual U.S. listing as it replaced its finance chief over investor concerns about her marriage to the CEO.

Barclays, JP Morgan among banks facing UK class action over forex-rigging

Jul 29 2019

LONDON Barclays , JP Morgan , RBS , UBS and Citigroup are being sued by investors over allegations they rigged the global foreign exchange market, in a test of U.S.-style class actions in Britain. | Video

Barclays, JPM, others face UK class action over currency-rigging

Jul 29 2019

* Banks have previously paid out $11bn in fines for FX rigging

Unaoil's former Iraq partner pleads guilty to bribery

Jul 19 2019

LONDON The former partner in Iraq for Unaoil, a Monaco-based oil and gas consultancy, has pleaded guilty to five counts of bribery in the first conviction in a three-year criminal investigation by Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO).

UPDATE 3-Unaoil's former Iraq partner pleads guilty to bribery

Jul 19 2019

* Defendant Stephen Whiteley "strenuously" denies charges (Adds comment from Whiteley's lawyer)

London jury acquits three Sarclad staff despite corporate plea deal

Jul 16 2019

LONDON Three former employees of Sarclad, a British technology business that supplies the metals industry, were acquitted of bribery charges on Tuesday, although the company had accepted it failed to prevent corrupt payments over an eight-year period.

London jury acquits three Sarclad staff despite corporate plea deal

Jul 16 2019

LONDON, July 16 Three former employees of Sarclad, a British technology business that supplies the metals industry, were acquitted of bribery charges on Tuesday, although the company had accepted it failed to prevent corrupt payments over an eight-year period.

Former Deutsche Bank manager acquitted in London Euribor rigging trial

Jul 04 2019

LONDON A former Deutsche Bank managing director, who was extradited from Italy to face criminal charges that he helped to manipulate global Euribor interest rates, has been cleared by a London jury.

UPDATE 2-Former Deutsche Bank manager acquitted in London Euribor rigging trial

Jul 04 2019

LONDON, July 4 A former Deutsche Bank managing director, who was extradited from Italy to face criminal charges that he helped to manipulate global Euribor interest rates, has been cleared by a London jury.

Deloitte, partner fined over Serco Geografix audit failures

Jul 04 2019

LONDON Deloitte and a senior partner have been fined and severely reprimanded for misconduct over the audit of Serco Geografix (SGL), an outsourcer that on Thursday formally settled a six-year criminal investigation into fraud and false accounting.

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