Ex-Jefferies MD back in court

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Former Jefferies Managing Director Jesse Litvak "lied to his customers" about the prices of mortgage-backed securities, a prosecutor told jurors as the U.S tries for a second time to win a conviction that sticks.

Citi denies slow trading

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Citigroup denied moving too slowly to close out a client’s trades in a lawsuit linked to the market turmoil that followed the Swiss National Bank’s surprise decision to scrap its currency cap last year.

Wall St firm runs simulations to test traders

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The trader was in deep trouble. A millennial who had only recently been allowed to set foot on a Wall Street floor, he made bad bets, and in a panic to recoup his losses, he’d blown through risk limits, losing $4.9m in a single afternoon.