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Charges against Libor ‘rigger’ Hayes thrown out by US judge

By Phoebe Seers
  • 31 Oct 2022 12:40
  • 31 Oct 2022 12:40
A US judge has thrown out charges that had been brought against the former UBS and Citigroup trader who was jailed in the UK for rigging a benchmark interest rate. 

Tom Hayes’ lawyer said she hoped the decision would increase the likelihood of his UK conviction being referred back to th

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Phoebe Seers


Phoebe has covered Financial Crime and compliance issues for MLex since 2015, initially in the Hong Kong bureau and currently in London. While in Hong Kong she won two SOPA awards for her reporting on corruption in the energy sector in Indonesia. Prior to journalism she worked as a solicitor with a focus on white-collar crime litigation in London and Hong Kong. She has a BA in English and Philosophy from Newcastle University.

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