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#Rogue Trader

# rogue-trader - Thursday 26 February, 2015

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.

# rogue-trader - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

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.

# rogue-trader - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

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 - Friday 8 November, 2013

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.

# rogue-trader - Friday 20 September, 2013

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.

# rogue-trader - Monday 6 August, 2012

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 - Saturday 24 September, 2011

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 - Sunday 18 September, 2011

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 - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Societe General rogue trader jailed for three years

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