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How a rogue trader crashed UBS
How a rogue trader crashed UBS
Late last Friday afternoon, as Formula One teams readied their cars for a practice session ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix, the entrance hall of...
New UBS boss seeks fresh start after trading scandal
New UBS boss seeks fresh start after trading scandal
The new interim boss of UBS has been charged with reorganising its investment bank, a task which will take two to three years to complete, its...
UBS chief shoulders blame for 'trading incident'
UBS chief shoulders blame for 'trading incident'
Swiss bank UBS's chief executive Oswald Gruebel resigned on Saturday, shouldering the blame after its scandal-hit investment banking business lost...
UBS head not resigning over $2-bn fraud
UBS head not resigning over $2-bn fraud
The head of Swiss banking giant UBS said on Sunday that he did not feel guilty about the $2-billion rogue trading that occurred in his bank and...
$2-bn UBS fraud scandal could see forced resignations
$2-bn UBS fraud scandal could see forced resignations
Pressure mounted on bosses of Swiss bank giant UBS to quit for failing to prevent a $2-billion trading loss, as the father of the broker accused of...
We really do want clean, green products
We really do want clean, green products
If you could choose to buy products from companies supporting fair trade and campaigning to end testing on animals and child trafficking, would you...
Swiss feel the heat on banking secrecy
Swiss feel the heat on banking secrecy
Switzerland was feeling the heat on banking secrecy on Friday after the United States stepped up its high-stakes tax probe against the biggest...
Classical-music game makes anyone a conductor
Classical-music game makes anyone a conductor
Wave the baton too slowly and the orchestra on the screen plays the William Tell Overture at a crawl. Wave it too fast and the music gallops...
UBS to slash 5 500 jobs as it sells down subprime
UBS to slash 5 500 jobs as it sells down subprime
UBS will cut 5 500 jobs in one the biggest purges seen so far in the financial markets crisis, as the Swiss wealth-management titan slashes at...
Oil sets yet another record
Oil sets yet another record
Oil set a record above $115 a barrel on Thursday as a drop in United States gasoline inventories raised concern of tighter supply and a weak dollar...
Oil races above $135, stocks and bonds shudder
Oil races above $135, stocks and bonds shudder
Record high oil prices at $135 a barrel deepened worries about inflation on Thursday and weighed on some Asian stocks although Japanese shares...
World stocks rally, oil near $120 a barrel
World stocks rally, oil near $120 a barrel
Increasing confidence that the worst of the credit crisis is over boosted world stocks on Monday while inflation concerns grew with oil prices...

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