Former Barclays trader "has cooperated" with Libor probe

The hedge fund, WCG Management, sent an email to its investors on Sunday informing them that the $3.4 billion fund is not under investigation in the Libor probe, but confirmed that portfolio manager Ryan Reich has drawn scrutiny from U.S. prosecutors.


CISI and FINRA announce cooperation on exams and membership

The FINRA/CISI MoU will ensure that relevant FINRA members holding the Series 7 – General Securities Representative Examination -- will be able to maintain or achieve authorisation as Retail Investment Advisers in Securities and/or Derivatives from


UK FSA to suggest scrapping LIBOR

Following the recent LIBOR scandal, which has already seen Barclays fined £290m by US and UK regulators for manipulating the rate, the UK regulator will today set out a package of proposals designed to restore trust, the Financial Times reports.


In London, Censure of an Elite Bank Draws Harrumphs

But now that a state regulator in New York has accused Standard Chartered, one of London’s most reputable banks, of colluding with Iran, Britain seems to be drawing a line against what many here consider American overreaching.