Libor Rigging

Here's How RBS Just Avoided Being Fined £87 Million

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK

Royal Bank of Scotland has avoided a multi-million pound fine from the European Commission after it blew the whistle on a cartel to rig the Swiss fran...

Banks Fined €1.7 Billion Over Interest Rate Rigging Cartel

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Royal Bank of Scotland and Barclays are among a raft of global banking giants involved in a record 1.7 billion euro (£1.4 billion) settlement with Eu...

Why Could Bankers Be Banned From Online Chat Rooms?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

Big banks like the Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays and JP Morgan could ban their traders from online chat rooms in order to limit any risk of collusi...

Cameron Urged To Give Back The £4.6m From Libor Donor

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has come under pressure to return £4.6m in donations received by the Tory party from former party treasurer Michael Spencer after his C...

'Keep 1mth As Low As Possible.. He'll Suck Your Old Fella'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK

City broker ICAP has been hit with a £54m fine by both American and British financial regulators as three of its former employees have been charged o...

London Could STILL Keep Libor Control

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Politics

London could still keep control of the Libor interbank lending rate after EU officials backed down on their plans to put it under the control of a Par...

RBS Fined £400m For Libor Scandal

PA | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Politics

Royal Bank of Scotland is to pay nearly £400 million to regulators in the US and UK to settle its involvement in the Libor-rigging. RBS has agree...

Libor Fines Should Be Paid By Bankers

PA | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Politics

Risk-taking bankers should foot a multimillion-pound fine for the Libor rate-fixing scandal and not expect taxpayers to pay the bill, Vince Cable said...

Two RBS Execs Under Pressure To Resign Ahead Of Libor Settlement

Charlie Thomas | Posted 11.01.2013 | UK

The London inter bank offer rate (Libor) rigging scandal continues into 2013, with reports that the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is close to negotiati...

Jail For Bankers Who Manipulate Libor

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

Unscrupulous bankers will face criminal prosecution under far-reaching reforms designed to prevent a repeat of this summer's interbank rate-fixing sca...

Who Is Taking Over From Bob Diamond At Barclays?

PA | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK

Sir David Walker - the City grandee who oversaw a review into bank governance for Gordon Brown - was unveiled as the new chairman of Barclays on Thurs...

Chris Wimpress

The Moody's Downgrade Is Just What Cameron Needed To Hear

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Politics

The vote on whether the inquiry into Libor should be a full-blown judge-led probe or a faster, more limited investigation by Parliament reaches a head...

Osborne Accuses Brown Government Of Involvement In Libor Rate-Fixing

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Politics

Chancellor George Osborne tonight directly accused members of Gordon Brown's government of involvement in the rate-rigging scandal. Osborne said th...

Things We Know Now..

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Politics

It was quite a frustrating afternoon for MPs on the Treasury Committee, who found Bob Diamond difficult to pin down on some fairly critical question a...