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Alleged Trading Floor 'Tango' Leads To $20m Lawsuit


The Daily Mail reports that 27-year-old Jessica Franqui has launched a $20m lawsuit against Marcus Bolton, the British CEO of Tullett Prebon Americas, as she claims she was manhandled on the firm's trading floor in Pine Street, New York, last January, and left 'violated' and 'humiliated'. Ms Franqui is also suing Tullett.

Banker's 'Chilling' Text Revealed

The Sun has published what it claims is a text sent by Colin Birch, the former Deutsche AVP who killed himself by hanging from a tree on Dartford Heath, to the boss of an escort agency he allegedly used to procure the hookers who unwittingly helped facilitate his suicide.

Merger Rumour & Other News

The London Evening Standard's 'City Spy' column reports that the gossip on trading floors last week centered around a possible takeover of global custodian Northern Trust.