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Tag: rates

‘Smoking gun’ email suggests Barclays were encouraged to manipulate LIBOR by...

By Martin Kelly  An internal memo released by Barclays Bank indicates that in 2008 senior Whitehall officials were expressing concern at the level of...

SNP welcomes banking inquiry as records show LIBOR warnings ignored in...

By Martin Kelly The SNP has offered a cautious welcome to the announcement of a joint parliamentary inquiry into standards in banking by Chancellor...

Calls for Labour to come clean on LIBOR scandal as RBS...

By G.A.Ponsonby  The Labour party is facing calls to clarify what its senior Ministers knew of the LIBOS rate rigging scandal, which occurred when...

Failure to regulate banking scandal ‘made in Downing Street’, says SNP...

By Andrew Barr  The Westminster government were the “co-authors” of the Barclays banking scandal due to “catastrophic” regulation failures, SNP Westminster Treasury spokesperson Stewart...

More banks involved in rate rigging scandal as calls grow for...

By Martin Kelly Barclay’s Chief Executive Bob Diamond is facing increasing calls to step down as head of the under fire bank as...

Swinney responds to ‘misleading’ CPPR report

The row over the Scottish budget report compiled by the Centre for Public Policy for Regions (CPPR) continued today with our publication of a statement by...

Row set to grow as CPPR denies producing £849 million business...

By a Newsnet reporter The row over claims that businesses in Scotland face a massive increase to their business rates of £849 million over...