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Regulator Resigns After Bingo Fraud Leak

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A top official for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority resigned after the agency was informed he was indicted for felony theft and charitable bingo fraud in 1993, the year he joined the agency.

End Of 'Old Boys Club' For Banks In Singapore ?

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Following the move by Singapore's central bank to censure 20 banks over alleged rate-rigging, industry participants warn the incident marks the demise of the 'old boys' club' banking culture that has dominated the city state in the past.

Immortality By 2035 ?


Russian tycoon Dmitry Itskov convened a meeting this weekend gone to explore the possibility of creating lifelike copies of humans to be uploaded with the contents of a real human brain.

RBS Chairman Stands Firm After Forced Exit Of Boss Hester

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All chief executives had to come to terms with professional mortality, Stephen Hester said last year. "Chief executive jobs bring with them job insecurity … I've always accepted that part of it is that I will not exit in a way and timing of my choice," Hester said.

Fidelity Star Bolton To Retire After Poor China Returns

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Renowned investor, Anthony Bolton is set to retire from Fidelity next year after three decades working in the fund management industry, ending his career with what he described as "disappointing" returns for investors after his bullish views on China failed to pan out.