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RBS exec said told client about Libor support in 2007

RBS building

A Royal Bank of Scotland executive told a hedge fund client as early as August 2007 that banks were setting Libor rates to support their own trading, according to evidence from a U.K. lawsuit alleging that RBS’s misconduct has yet to be fully exposed.

Rabobank traders convicted of rate rigging

Gavel Jason Morrison

A New York jury convicted two ex-Rabobank Groep traders of rigging a key financial benchmark in the first such trial since the government pledged in September to hold bankers accountable for wrongdoing.

UK house prices up 10%, 'shed' sells for $1.4M

London Terraces

A pre-fabricated bungalow in south London described as "dilapidated" has been sold at auction for almost £1 million, in the latest example of how housing demand is far outstripping supply in Britain and its capital in particular.