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Singapore regulator joins in global benchmark manipulation probe

MAS joins the HKMA in looking to assist in global investigations of forex rate fixing.....»»

Category: topSource: riskOct 24th, 2013

Singapore regulator joins in global benchmarket manipulation probe

MAS joins the HKMA in looking to assist in global investigations of forex rate fixing.....»»

Category: topSource: riskOct 24th, 2013

UBS suspends six more forex traders

Swiss bank’s move is the first time a trader in Singapore, the world’s third largest forex trading hub, has been suspended as part of probe.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 27th, 2014

Three ex-Barclays traders charged in Libor probe

3 new arrests in Libor rate-rigging probe.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 17th, 2014

Australian regulator reprimands BNP Paribas over rate fixing

SYDNEY (Reuters) - French bank BNP Paribas SA has been censured by Australian regulators after revealing its traders tried to influence the setting of the country's benchmark inter-bank interest rate, the latest in a string of scandals over global rates s.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 28th, 2014

Fannie, Freddie Watchdog Joins Probe of "Front Running"

A U.S. government watchdog is involved in an investigation of whether bank traders manipulated markets and engaged in front running of orders from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the interest-rate swaps market, according to an FBI intelligence bulletin revi.....»»

Category: marketsSource: moneynewJan 14th, 2014

Fannie, Freddie watchdog in probe of alleged Wall Street front running

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. government watchdog is involved in an investigation of whether bank traders manipulated markets and engaged in front running of orders from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the interest-rate swaps market, according to an FBI int.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2014

Federal Reserve Said to Probe Banks Over Roles in Forex Fixing

The Federal Reserve is investigating whether traders at the world's biggest banks rigged benchmark currency rates, raising the risk that firms will be penalized for lax controls as regulators look for wrongdoing......»»

Category: marketsSource: moneynewJan 13th, 2014

Citi Fires Trader As Part Of Rate-rigging Probe

Citigroup Inc. has fired one its senior traders on Friday as part of the foreign-exchange rate manipulation investigation by regulators, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal......»»

Category: marketSource: foxnewsJan 10th, 2014

Citi fires trader as part of rate-rigging probe

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Citigroup Inc. has fired one its senior traders on Friday as part of the foreign-exchange rate manipulation investigation by regulators, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. Rohan Ramchandani had been on paid leave .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2014

European regulators fine firms $2.3 billion in rate-rigging probe

NEW YORK -- European regulators have fined eight major financial firms $2.3 billion for rigging key interest rates, the latest major penalty in a continuing worldwide fixing probe.    .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 4th, 2013

Singapore overhauls rate-setting mechanism after price-fixing scandal

Following a price-fixing scandal involving 20 banks in Singapore, the Monetary Authority of Singapore not only heavily penalised those involved but switched to a benchmarking system for its rate-setting mechanism.....»»

Category: topSource: riskSep 4th, 2013

Open Letter To Kulicke & Soffa"s CEO

By Gregory M. Lemelson: Mr. Bruno Guilmart President and Chief Executive Officer K&S Corporate Headquarters 23A Serangoon North Ave 5 #01-01 Singapore 554369Dear Bruno,Congratulations on what can only be described as first-rate execution since taking ov.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 22nd, 2014

Pound hits four-year high on rate outlook

Sterling rises to its highest against the dollar for more than four years, as traders bet on a UK rate rise and low-for-longer rates in the US.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftApr 17th, 2014

A star abroad, India central bank boss riles bond traders at home

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Since taking the helm of India's central bank, Raghuram Rajan's agenda to reform markets has put the noses of Mumbai bond traders firmly out of joint by upending practices that provided them with a relatively secure rate of return......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2014

NZ Inflation Lower Than Expected, NZD/USD back below 0.86

New Zealand inflation unexpectedly slowed and dairy prices extended a decline, sending the nation’s currency lower as traders pared bets on the scale of future interest-rate increases. The annual inflation rate fell to 1.5 percent in the first quart.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseApr 16th, 2014

Singapore central bank link in FX probe

Another central bank is linked to inquiry after Deutsche employee is suspended for an inappropriate communication to Monetary Authority of Singapore.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 10th, 2014

Singapore opens to big market-makers

The exchange will not allow order types that let traders jump ahead of others based on speed, rather than prioritising orders offering the best price.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftApr 10th, 2014

Singapore Dollar Will Continue Strengthening

BySqueeky Wheel:In my February article on the Singapore dollar (FXSG) I predicted (reluctantly) "approximately 1.25 by April, all else equal" due to the drift of the Singapore exchange rate band and "1.24 by end of May, possibly sooner". The last week has.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 10th, 2014

Support and Resistance Part 1

Welcome to Video #9 – Support and Resistance Part 1. Throughout my time as a financial trader, I have had contact with numerous successful forex traders, and the rate carrying thing of all those traders is they all use Support … Continue reading &.....»»

Category: forexSource: forexminuteApr 8th, 2014