Rogue Trader

It's Time to End the Use of Rogue Electricians

Phil Buckle | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK
Phil Buckle

Every week, someone in the UK dies from an electrical accident. Dodgy electrics also cause half of all house fires and result in 350,000 serious injuries a year. And yet, our research has found that the use of non-registered electricians has trebled in the last year.

Harpooning a (London) Whale

Nigel Cannings | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK
Nigel Cannings

Are you a CEO of a big bank? I bet you are having nightmares and a regular change of underwear just now. The days are now gone where as a Chief Executive or board member you can fall on your sword, and hopefully walk away with a reasonable pile of cash to fund a quiet retirement.

UBS Rogue Trader Guilty Of Fraud

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK

A rogue trader who lost £1.4 billion in bad deals which nearly brought down a major international bank has been found guilty of fraud, and jailed for...

Alleged Rogue Trader Breaks Down As He Tells Court Of Huge Losses

PA | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK

An alleged rogue trader accused of Britain's biggest fraud wept today as he told a jury he was trying to cover millions of pounds worth of losses incu...

Trading - The Facts!

Zaheer Anwari | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK
Zaheer Anwari

With the current economical climate in the dire situation that it is in, people are increasingly looking into other avenues to generate an income. This may be to supplement a salary that one is earning which usually barely allows ends to meet, or for the more inventive and entrepreneurial amongst us, to find ways to totally beat the rat race.

'Trader From Hell' Alessio Rastani: I Just Want To Help People

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK

Alessio Rastani is not a hoax, he is not anti-capitalist, and he is probably not a psychopath. He is also, he tells the Huffington Post UK, not sellin...

UBS Chief Executive Quits Over Rogue Trader Scandal

Olivia Williams | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK

Oswald Gruebel, the CEO of UBS resigned on Saturday, shouldering the blame after the Swiss bank lost £1.5 billion due to the unauthorised trading of ...

UBS Rogue Trader Suspect Remanded In Custody

PA | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK

The suspected rogue trader accused of gambling away a record £1.5 billion has appeared in court. Kweku Adoboli, 31, will face a se...

Rogue Trader Suspect, Kweku Adoboli, Weeps In Court

PA | Posted 16.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A City trader wept in the dock as he appeared in court accused of a £1.3 billion fraud at Swiss banking giant UBS. With an op...

Most Famous Rogue Trades - And How They Happen

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK

'Rogue trading' incidents, where a single employee can apparently lose billions without the knowledge of his bosses - can seem unbelievable if you don...

UBS Rocked By US$2bn Unauthorised Trade

Posted 14.11.2011 | UK

A 31-year-old man has been arrested in London in connection with an investigation into rogue trading at UBS, which has cost the Swiss banking group ar...