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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Bill Steinman
Contributing Editor

U.S. jails two former Rabobank traders for rigging LIBOR

Two UK citizens and former derivatives traders at Rabobank were sentenced to U.S. prison Thursday for rigging LIBOR rates for U.S. Dollars and Japanese Yen.

Anthony Allen, 44, of Hertsfordshire, England, the bank’s former global head of liquidity and finance in London, was sentenced to 24 months in prison by Judge Jed Rakoff in federal court in Manhattan.… Continue Reading

SFO director rehired for two more years

SFO Director David Green CB QC (Image courtesy fo the SFO)UK Attorney General Jeremy Wright said he extended the contract of the director of the Serious Fraud Office, David Green, for two more years.… Continue Reading

Sixth LIBOR defendant acquitted in London

A jury in London Thursday acquitted a sixth defendant of manipulating LIBOR — — the benchmark interest rate banks pay to borrow money from each other in the London market.

Darrell Paul Read, 50, had been acquitted Wednesday on one count of conspiracy to defraud.… Continue Reading

Five acquitted in London LIBOR trial

Five individuals were acquitted of conspiracy to defraud by a jury at London’s Southwark Crown Court Wednesday in the UK Serious Fraud Office’s ongoing criminal prosecutions for manipulating LIBOR — the interest rate banks pay to borrow money from each other in the London market.… Continue Reading