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Societe Generale's primary business is private banking, global investment management and services, and corporate & investment banking.

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Fired SocGen trader sues for unfair dismissal

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Societe Generale fired a currency trader for allegedly cheating a client after the bank said it discovered the incident during an internal investigation into the global foreign-exchange manipulation scandal. Now, the former employee is suing for unfair dismissal.

Ex-SocGen trader wins court hearing

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Former Societe Generale trader Stephane Esper won a French court ruling blocking a request by U.K. prosecutors to extradite him to face charges for rigging a key interest-rate benchmark.

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Ex-Soc Gen trader to start new fund

Maxime Kahn, the former Societe Generale official who helped unravel the wreckage left by convicted rogue trader Jerome Kerviel, is preparing to start his own hedge fund to bet on rising and falling share prices.

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Jerome Kerviel - The Movie

Jerome Kerviel has spent years insisting he wasn’t solely to blame for the record trading loss that almost sank Societe Generale. The French legal system that sentenced him to three years in jail is starting to agree.

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Fired SocGen trader sues for unfair dismissal

Societe Generale fired a currency trader for allegedly cheating a client after the bank said it discovered the incident during an internal investigation into the global foreign-exchange manipulation scandal. Now, the former employee is suing for unfair dismissal.