Shamed by the short traders

The hunt is on for the speculators who sought to profit on the collapse in HBOS share price after spreading false rumours. But how can the regulator catch the guilty parties? By Nick ClarkFriday, 21 March 2008 City regulators have started an exhaustive manhunt for the perpetrators of the smash-and-grab raid on HBOS, the bank […]

Rogue traders force Credit Suisse into £1.4bn writedown

By David Prosser, Deputy Business Editor Friday, 21 March 2008 Credit Suisse faced a double whammy of bad news yesterday, revealing it is almost certain to plunge into loss during the first quarter of this year and admitting a group of rogue traders in its London office had forced it to write down the value […]