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Deloitte Denies Standard Chartered Suicide Link


Deloitte partner Daniel Pirron's body was discovered in Trumbull, Connecticut last Monday, next to a rented SUV with out-of-state plates. There was a single gunshot wound to his right temple, according to police. Pirron's family believe that his death is linked to the Standard Chartered money-laundering scandal.

Sir Mervyn King Criticised for Role in Bob Diamond Exit

Mervyn King

The influence that Bank of England governor Sir Mervyn King had in forcing out Bob Diamond as chief executive of Barclays illustrates the need for tougher oversight of the central bank, a powerful committee of MPs concludes in a report on the Libor-rigging scandal.

UK Treasury Committee's LIBOR Report

Barclays Canary Wharf

The Treasury Select Committee has published its report into LIBOR following its inquiry into the Final Notice issued by the Financial Services Authority with respect to Barclays on 27 June, 2012.



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Job offer rescinded after online posting

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