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French rogue trader's jail sentence upheld
Jerome Kerviel to serve three-year term for his role in high-risk trading that cost the Societe Generale bank $7bn.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 15:27 GMT
French appeals court to rule on ex-trader
Former Societe Generale employee made nearly $50bn in unauthorised trades in one of France's biggest banking scandals.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 10:56 GMT
Top French lawyer's body found near beach
Olivier Metzner, one of France's best-known lawyers, found dead near his private island in Brittany in apparent suicide.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2013 08:48 GMT
French 'rogue trader' launches appeal
Jerome Kerviel, who faces five-year prison term, rejects responsibility for bets that caused 4.9bn euro loss at SocGen.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2012 16:47 GMT
UBS trader charged with fraud in London
Man alleged to have lost bank $2.3bn in unauthorised trading appears in UK court charged with false accounting.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2011 06:50 GMT
UBS man held over $2bn 'rogue trades'
Switzerland's largest bank says staff member in its investment unit has caused about $2bn in losses.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2011 10:38 GMT
Jerome Kerviel: Villain or victim?
The former Societe Generale junior trader was found guilty of computer abuse and forgery.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2010 13:13 GMT
French 'rogue trader' found guilty
Former Societe Generale trader Jerome Kerviel sentenced to three years in jail and ordered to repay 4.9 billion euros.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2010 11:13 GMT
A look at the global trade industry and how Iran will cope with the UN sanctions.
Kamahl Santamaria, presenter, Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 17 Jun 2010 14:44 GMT
'Rogue trader' trial opens in Paris
Jerome Kerviel appears in court accused of unauthorised deals that cost bank $5.85bn.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2010 17:42 GMT
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