Category: Judiciary calling for action


Carney says many financiers unaware of ethics

Reuters Business News | Fri Jun 26, 2015 4:59pm BST (Reporting by David Milliken; Editing by Mark Heinrich)   Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks during the Bankers and Merchants Dinner at the Masion House in London, Britain June…

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The parliamentary poodle must bare its teeth more often

The Times Columnists Useable sanctions are needed for those who refuse to give evidence Andrew Tyrie Last updated at 12:01AM, June 18 2015 Not long ago, the power of government looked set to reduce parliament merely to a “dignified” part…

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Hold bankers accountable for their crimes

By Katrina vanden Heuvel Washington Post May 26 at 7:59 AM Last week, Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch announced that five major banks were pleading guilty to criminal charges for what she described as a “brazen display of collusion” to manipulate…

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Barclays fined record $2.4bn over forex fix

Barclays paid $2.38bn to the regulators, including £284m to Britain’s financial watchdog Matt Dunham/AP The Times Harry Wilson, City Editor, and Alexandra Frean Published at 12:01AM, May 21 2015 Six of the world’s largest investment banks, including Barclays and Royal…

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RBS faces legal action over ‘systemic fraud’ in interest rate swap sales

Posted by Chris.Goodfellow in Regulation on Tue, 24/02/2015 – 13:09 RBS faces legal action from a number of entrepreneurs who claim its interest rate swap products forced them into insolvency. The financial products have been part of a Financial Conduct…

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Small firms unite to wage war on RBS

     Banking and Finance Gary Parkinson, James Hurley Last updated at 12:01AM, March 2 2015 More than 250 companies claiming to have been damaged or destroyed by Royal Bank of Scotland’s “turnaround” division have clubbed together to sue the…

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HSBC under the Treasury Select Committee cosh!

HOC TREASURY COMMITTEE Wednesday 25 February 2015 Committee Room 8 Meeting started on Wednesday 25 February at 2.22pm. Ended at 6.27pm HM Revenue and Customs and HSBC Witnesses Douglas Flint, Group Chairman, HSBC Holdings plc, and Stuart Gulliver, Group Chief…

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Sir Robert Francis’ Review of Whistleblowing Processes in the NHS – Joanna Glynn QC

FEBRUARY 16, 2015 BY 1 CROWN OFFICE ROW Sir Robert Francis’ Review of Whistleblowing Processes in the NHS – Joanna Glynn QC      It has long been recognised that enabling healthcare professionals to              …

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New Mis-selling Scandal Set To Rock Barclays plc, HSBC Holdings plc, Lloyds Banking Group plc & Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc?

Yahoo Finance UK/fotolia – Get more back from your money this year UK banks are set to be embroiled in controversy once again with fresh claims of mis-selling. UK bank shares took a tumble when the Financial Ombudsman earlier last week…

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Vince Cable demands to know why RBS bankers have not been prosecuted as he piles on pressure to bring Fred Goodwin and other former bosses to account Voters wondering why RBS bankers have not been pursued, Cable has said There…

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