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14 Firms Sued By CFTC For Foreign Currency Trading

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Federal regulators have filed suit against 14 small firms that officials say are breaking the law by selling foreign-currency contracts to individuals without being registered with a government agency. The lawsuits announced Wednesday were the first show of force by the Commodity...

UBS To Pay $1.5 Billion To Settle Allegations Of Bid Rigging

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey's) Swiss Bank UBS AG has agreed to pay $1.5 billion to U.S., U.K. and Swiss authorities to settle allegations that it was involved in rigging the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR), and UBS unit UBS Securities Japan Co. Ltd. (UBS Japan) has agreed to plead guilty...