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    1. June 3, 2015

      Qatar and Russia reject criticism of their World Cup winning bids

      Qatar has dismissed speculation it risks being stripped of the 2022 World Cup following Sepp Blatter’s resignation as...

    2. May 27, 2015

      Timeline: Fifa World Cup corruption case reopened

      The arrest of high-ranking Fifa officials in connection with alleged corruption at world football’s governing body has...

    1. May 27, 2015

      US indicts 14 over ‘rampant’ Fifa corruption

      US indicts 14 over ‘rampant’ Fifa corruption Fifa executives took bribes worth well over $150m in a culture of...

    2. December 19, 2014

      Fifa to publish controversial report into World Cup bids

      Fifa has decided to publish the controversial report into World Cup bidding allegations, but the scale of publication...

    3. December 17, 2014

      Fifa World Cup investigator Garcia quits

      Fifa’s strategy to contain damaging World Cup bidding allegations was in shreds on Wednesday after the lawyer who...

    4. December 16, 2014

      Fifa dismisses ethics investigator’s appeal

      Fifa has rejected the appeal lodged by its ethics investigator against the findings of his unpublished report into...

    5. November 26, 2014

      Britain calls on Fifa to publish World Cup bid report

      The culture secretary has called on Fifa to make public the findings of its inquiry into the bidding to host the 2018...

    6. 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...

    7. 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...

    8. 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...

    9. 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...

    10. 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...

    11. 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...

    12. 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...

    13. 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...

    14. 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...

    15. 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...

    16. 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...

    17. 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...

    18. 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...

    19. 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...

    20. 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...

    21. 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...

    22. 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...

    23. 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...

    24. 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,...

    25. 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...

    26. 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...

    27. 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...

    28. 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...

    29. 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,...

    30. 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,...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. 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...

    34. 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...

    35. 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...

    36. December 20, 2007

      Refco lawyer indicted

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

    37. December 19, 2007

      Refco lawyer indicted

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

    38. 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...

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