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# barings - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Timeline: How Nick Leeson brought down Barings Bank at the age of just 28

The original rogue trader’s ten minutes of infamy happened 20 years ago today

# barings - Monday 14 November, 2011

Column: Whistleblowers in banking are doing the right thing - but not for themselves

Former trader Nick Leeson finds that those who try to expose problems in the banking sector and would be heroes anywhere else are made pariahs in their world.

# barings - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Column: Nick Leeson asks why no-one has gone to jail for the Irish banking collapse

In his first column for, the man who is famous for losing $50 million in one day wonders why no-one has been held accountable for the far greater losses in Irish banks.