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    1. November 21, 2014

      Slow ratcheting up of pressure most effective way to change Fifa

      It is a common problem for western countries: how to oust a corrupt regime. Now the west is targeting Fifa, football’s...

    2. November 18, 2014

      Fifa lodges criminal complaint over World Cup hosting rights

      Fifa has lodged a criminal complaint with Swiss prosecutors in connection with the awarding of the rights to host the 2018...

    1. November 16, 2014

      Garcia and Eckert set for showdown over Fifa report

      The Fifa ethics advisers examining World Cup bidding corruption claims will come face to face this week to try to resolve...

    2. November 14, 2014

      Fifa World Cup probe’s off-field tensions

      Fifa officials were stunned. Their long-held wish to see “closure” over the World Cup bidding graft allegations had been...

    3. November 13, 2014

      The farce at Fifa that shames global football

      There is no more controversial organisation in sport today than Fifa. For the past four years, the governing body of world...

    4. November 13, 2014

      The contested findings of the Fifa report into World Cup bids

      Fifa’s attempt to release only parts of an investigation into alleged corruption in the 2022 World Cup bidding backfired...

    5. June 13, 2014

      Fifa bans Beckenbauer from football for 90 days

      German former World Cup winning coach and captain Franz Beckenbauer was provisionally banned for 90 days from football for...

    6. June 11, 2014

      Fifa investigator says he has seen Qatar 2022 allegations

      Fifa investigator Michael Garcia has rejected claims his investigation would not be examining recent allegations over the...

    7. June 9, 2014

      Budweiser piles pressure on Fifa over Qatar claims

      Budweiser added its name to the roll call of World Cup sponsors voicing concern about allegations swirling around the Qatar...

    8. June 2, 2014

      Fifa needs ‘serious change of culture’, says ethics adviser

      Fifa remains blighted by a culture that allowed disgraced Qatari Mohammed bin Hammam to hand out millions of dollars to...

    9. April 30, 2013

      Fifa clears Sepp Blatter in kickbacks case

      Fifa president Sepp Blatter has escaped censure from the football governing body’s head of ethics for his role in the...

    10. February 8, 2013

      Fifa ethics adviser criticises Europeans

      Fifa’s adviser on ethics and transparency accused European football governing body Uefa of trying to water down his reform...

    11. December 17, 2012

      Bin Hammam quits all football posts

      Fifa’s long-running battle with Mohamed bin Hammam over corruption allegations has ended with its former executive committee...

    12. July 1, 2012

      Televisa soaps to cross the border

      For years, primetime soap melodramas of swooning maids falling in love with their rich employers have been largely the realm...

    13. November 7, 2008

      Shamed Spitzer escapes charges

      Eliot Spitzer, the fallen ex-governor of New York, will not face criminal charges for his involvement with a prostitution...

    14. November 7, 2008

      Shamed Spitzer escapes criminal charges

      Eliot Spitzer, the fallen ex-governor of New York, will not face criminal charges for his involvement with a prostitution...

    15. FT Alphaville

      July 3, 2008

      Hedge fund fugitive surrenders

      Samuel Israel, the former hedge fund manager who had been on the run for almost a month since faking his own death, was on...

    16. July 3, 2008

      Fugitive ex-hedge fund chief surrenders

      Samuel Israel, the fugitive former hedge fund manager who has been on the run for almost a month since faking his death,...

    17. July 3, 2008

      Fugitive former hedge fund boss gives himself up

      Samuel Israel, the former hedge fund manager who had been on the run for almost a month since faking his own death, was...

    18. July 2, 2008

      Hedge fund fugitive surrenders

      Samuel Israel, the former hedge fund manager who had been on the run for almost a month since faking his own death, was on...

    19. June 17, 2008

      Missing hedge fund chief on wanted list

      US authorities have ruled out suicide in the search for Samuel Israel, the disgraced former chief executive of hedge fund...

    20. June 17, 2008

      Missing hedge fund chief on wanted list

      US authorities have ruled out suicide in the search for Samuel Israel, the disgraced former chief executive of hedge fund...

    21. June 12, 2008

      US authorities step up hunt for Bayou founder

      US authorities on Wednesday issued a ’wanted’ poster of Samuel Israel, and said they had issued a warrant for the arrest of...

    22. April 3, 2008

      Former UN procurement chief jailed in bribes case

      A former United Nations procurement chief who accepted bribes in exchange for awarding contracts worth $100m (€64m, £50m)...

    23. April 3, 2008

      Former UN procurement chief jailed in bribes case

      A former United Nations procurement chief who accepted bribes in exchange for awarding contracts worth $100m (€64m, £50m)...

    24. March 15, 2008

      Spitzer forced out by sex scandal

      Eliot Spitzer resigned as governor of New York in the wake of allegations that he spent tens of thousands of dollars on...

    25. March 13, 2008

      Spitzer forced out of office by sex scandal

      Eliot Spitzer yesterday resigned as governor of New York in the wake of allegations that he spent tens of thousands of...

    26. March 13, 2008

      Spitzer quits over call-girl scandal

      Eliot Spitzer resigned as governor of New York yesterday following allegations that he spent tens of thousands of dollars...

    27. March 12, 2008

      Spitzer forced out by sex scandal

      Eliot Spitzer on Wednesday resigned as governor of New York in the wake of allegations that he spent tens of thousands of...

    28. March 7, 2008

      Suspected arms dealer arrested in Thailand

      A notorious former Soviet military officer accused of arms trafficking on four continents was arrested yesterday in...

    29. December 20, 2007

      Refco lawyer indicted

      US securities enforcers have been saying for years they intend to hold gatekeepers, such as accountants, bankers and...

    30. December 19, 2007

      Refco lawyer indicted

      US securities enforcers have been saying for years they intend to hold gatekeepers, such as accountants, bankers and...

    31. December 19, 2007

      Law firm partner charged with fraud

      A partner at one of the biggest US law firms was yesterday charged with helping to hide debts at Refco, the futures and...

    32. December 19, 2007

      Partner at top law firm charged with fraud at collapsed broker

      A partner at one of the biggest US law firms was yesterday charged with helping hide debts at Refco, the futures and...

    33. December 18, 2007

      Mayer Brown partner charged over Refco

      A partner at one of the biggest US law firms was Tuesday charged with helping hide debts at Refco, the futures and...

    34. June 8, 2007

      Former UN procurement official convicted of bribery

      A former United Nations procurement officer was convicted yesterday on bribery and fraud charges for helping steer millions...

    35. May 10, 2007

      Difficulties in spotting suspicious trades

      Regulators are facing increasing difficulty in separating legitimate spikes in derivatives trading from cases of insider...

    36. March 27, 2007

      Former Reagan aide charged with fraud

      A New York federal grand jury yesterday charged David Stockman, who served as president Ronald Reagan's budget director,...

    37. March 2, 2007

      Insider case adds to M&A boom fears

      The alleged insider trading scheme involving Morgan Stanley employees - outlined yesterday by US prosecutors - will add to...

    38. March 1, 2007

      Insider case confirms M&A boom fears

      The insider trading scheme involving Morgan Stanley employees described on Thursday by US prosecutors confirmed fears on...

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