Rate-rigging scandal

NYSE Euronext has been awarded a contract to run the London interbank offered rate after the benchmark lending rate became discredited by a rate-fixing scandal that has seen banks fined and individual traders put on trial

Ex-Barclays boss denies knowing of ‘improper’ emails

Libor trial witness says he had no idea about rate submissions

FT View

A logo sits on a window in the reception area of the headquarters of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the Canary Wharf business district in London, U.K., on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013. The FCA is working with regulators including the U.S. Department of Justice and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to investigate the potential manipulation of the foreign-exchange market. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg ©Bloomberg
Bankers need to show they know right from wrong
Brussels is right to end self-regulation of benchmarks
London’s regulator should be left to finish the job on Libor
FK1GT3 Main entrance to the Financial Conduct Authority FCA london offices at Canary Wharf (was known as FSA)
©Justin Kase Zninez

Ex-UBS trader accuses FCA of scapegoating

Regulator seeks ban for being ‘reckless’ over Libor setting

Former RBS employee banned over Libor

Paul White agreed to ‘low’ estimate in exchange for sushi

Libor banker says he did what boss told him

Ex-Barclays staffer had no idea how to make benchmark submissions

Libor defendant implicates Barclays execs

Trader on trial for rigging rate says superiors aware of practice

Libor case banker joked about riches

Prosecution says email chat shows ‘dishonest’ conspiracy

Bankers ‘driven by money’, court told

Former traders are accused of conspiring to rig US dollar Libor

Sydney, AUSTRALIA: Westpac Bank signage is displayed on a building in Sydney in this photo taken, 13 July 2006. Australia's Westpac Banking Corp Ltd announced record annual net profits, 02 November 2006 and said it expects strong cash earnings growth in the current year to September 2007. Westpac Australia's fourth largest bank admitted the record net profit of 3.071 billion dollars (2.38 billion USD) was below potential. AFP PHOTO/Greg WOOD (Photo credit should read GREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images)
©AFP/Getty Images

Australia’s Westpac accused of rate-rigging

Latest bank to be targeted by corporate watchdog Asic

Ex-Barclays traders stand trial over Libor

Five are accused of conspiring to manipulate US dollar benchmark

Libor trader Hayes told to repay £880,000

SFO was seeking £2.4m of bonuses Hayes received at UBS and Citi

Libor trader says he lost £1m of savings

SFO seeks £2.4m of bonuses Hayes received at UBS and Citigroup

ICE shakes up scandal-hit Libor

New administrators seek to restore confidence in benchmark rate

Libor trader Hayes denied appeal

Former UBS and Citigroup banker prevented from taking case to UK’s highest court

Jury acquits sixth broker in Libor trial

SFO case ends but US charges loom for three of the defendants

Jury acquits five of six brokers in Libor trial

Decision significant setback for fraud prosecutor

Concerns about ‘piling on’ in bank probes

DoJ and FCA officials worry groups will stop co-operating

City trader has Libor sentence reduced

Three-year cut for first person convicted of rigging benchmark

Second Deutsche trader in FCA naming case

Joerg Vogt accuses financial regulator of ‘doing a deal’ with bank

Former trader appeals Libor conviction

Lawyer argues activity was ‘widely undertaken by the market’

Ex-ICAP broker denies helping rig Libor

Read on trial for allegedly aiding Hayes fix benchmark rate

UK charges 10 with Euribor manipulation

SFO brings case against ex-Barclays and Deutsche Bank traders

Deutsche asks court to dismiss bonus claim

Employee fired during Libor probe cannot claim £5m, says company

Ex-Deutsche trader wins anonymity dispute

Tribunal rules that Libor settlement improperly identified banker

RBS Libor case goes deeper, court told

PAG claims bank knew at ‘higher level’ about manipulation

Traders found guilty in US Libor trial

First US conviction finds ex-Rabobank pair manipulated benchmark


Libor explained What is the London interbank offered rate and how did things go wrong?

The FT explains Libor and its role in the banking system with exclusive stories, commentary and analysis