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# rogue-trader - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Criminal Assets Bureau take possession of house in Killarney raid as part of investigation into bogus home repair gang
# CAB
# CAB

Criminal Assets Bureau take possession of house in Killarney raid as part of investigation into bogus home repair gang

Apr 22nd 2021, 1:20 PM 57,622 Views 0 Comments

Operation Tarmac began in 2016 and ended today with the seizure of the home.

# rogue-trader - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Nick Leeson: I sat my sons down this week to pass on the hard lessons I have learned
# 20 Years On
# 20 Years On

Nick Leeson: I sat my sons down this week to pass on the hard lessons I have learned

Feb 26th 2015, 11:45 AM 19,164 Views 13 Comments

In an exclusive piece for TheJournal.ie, the former ‘rogue’ trader writes of his panic and embarrassment on this week 20 years ago as he collapsed a 232-year-old bank.

# rogue-trader - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Nick Leeson on the 20th anniversary of Barings scandal: "The most embarrassing period of my life"
# Trading Places
# Trading Places

Nick Leeson on the 20th anniversary of Barings scandal: "The most embarrassing period of my life"

Feb 25th 2015, 10:10 PM 14,535 Views 36 Comments

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.

# rogue-trader - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

He's walking 1400km from Rome to Paris but this €4.9bn rogue trader will be jailed
# Gone Rogue
# Gone Rogue

He's walking 1400km from Rome to Paris but this €4.9bn rogue trader will be jailed

Mar 19th 2014, 1:59 PM 21,460 Views 18 Comments

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 - Friday 8 November, 2013

Central Bank warns of unauthorised firm using 'cloned' registration details
# Rogue Trader
# Rogue Trader

Central Bank warns of unauthorised firm using 'cloned' registration details

Nov 8th 2013, 11:18 AM 7,736 Views 8 Comments

The regulator is warning the unregistered company may contact people offering financial and share-trading advice.

# rogue-trader - Friday 20 September, 2013

Nick Leeson: In debt? Don't panic.
# Read Me
# Read Me

Nick Leeson: In debt? Don't panic.

Sep 20th 2013, 8:00 PM 206 Views 22 Comments

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.

# rogue-trader - Monday 6 August, 2012

Column: Nick Leeson on why Seán Quinn is in denial
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Nick Leeson on why Seán Quinn is in denial

Aug 6th 2012, 8:30 AM 111 Views 119 Comments

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 - Saturday 24 September, 2011

UBS chief resigns over rogue trader's $2.3 billion loss
# Rogue Trader
# Rogue Trader

UBS chief resigns over rogue trader's $2.3 billion loss

Sep 24th 2011, 2:46 PM 270 Views 2 Comments

Head of Switzerland’s biggest bank steps down after a London-based trader allegedly cost the bank billions in authorised trading.

# rogue-trader - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Losses at UBS now estimated at $2.3bn as CEO says he feels no guilt
# Rogue Trader
# Rogue Trader

Losses at UBS now estimated at $2.3bn as CEO says he feels no guilt

Sep 18th 2011, 3:52 PM 541 Views 3 Comments

The amount is some $300 million more than was originally reported as the bank’s under pressure CEO is expected to survive.

# rogue-trader - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Societe General rogue trader jailed for three years
# Rogue Trader
# Rogue Trader

Societe General rogue trader jailed for three years

Oct 5th 2010, 2:15 PM 121 Views 0 Comments

Jerome Kerviel was also ordered to repay Societe General €4.9bn.