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# Rogue Trader

All time
Criminal Assets Bureau take possession of house in Killarney raid as part of investigation into bogus home repair gang
Operation Tarmac began in 2016 and ended today with the seizure of the home.
# 20 years on
Nick Leeson: I sat my sons down this week to pass on the hard lessons I have learned
In an exclusive piece for, the former ‘rogue’ trader writes of his panic and embarrassment on this week 20 years ago as he collapsed a 232-year-old bank.
# Trading Places
Nick Leeson on the 20th anniversary of Barings scandal: "The most embarrassing period of my life"
The former trader at the centre of the notorious 1995 bank collapse had to “sit down” his sons to explain his role in the disgrace.
# gone rogue
He's walking 1400km from Rome to Paris but this €4.9bn rogue trader will be jailed
His walk is a “personal journey” aimed at bringing the message of Pope Francis’s November attack of the “tyranny” of financial markets.
# Rogue Trader
Central Bank warns of unauthorised firm using 'cloned' registration details
The regulator is warning the unregistered company may contact people offering financial and share-trading advice.
Nick Leeson: In debt? Don't panic.
The former trader’s new book tries to help people tackles debt and find a path through the stress and complexities of dealing with financial institutions.
Column: Nick Leeson on why Seán Quinn is in denial
This week, the former trader says that he was most interested in how the former richest man in Ireland has been performing under media scrutiny…
# Rogue Trader
UBS chief resigns over rogue trader's $2.3 billion loss
Head of Switzerland’s biggest bank steps down after a London-based trader allegedly cost the bank billions in authorised trading.
# Rogue Trader
Losses at UBS now estimated at $2.3bn as CEO says he feels no guilt
The amount is some $300 million more than was originally reported as the bank’s under pressure CEO is expected to survive.
# Rogue Trader
Societe General rogue trader jailed for three years
Jerome Kerviel was also ordered to repay Societe General €4.9bn.