The US prosecution of FIFA is extraordinary hypocrisy from a country that treats systemic and constant criminality by the world's biggest banks as the financial equivalent of a parking offence, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
It’s now five years since the early warning signs of what would develop into the global financial crisis first started to show, and extraordinarily, there’s little evidence that bankers have mended their ways.
As criminal probes into the Libor rate-rigging scandal multiply, bankers are becoming increasingly worried that they might finally be held to account for their role in the global financial crisis.
It's easy to see why Mike Smith would be a forerunning candidate to replace Bob Diamond, but would Barclays be as good a fit for the ANZ chief?
Global financial markets again face a turbulent week, as the latest agreement between European leaders aimed at solving the region’s debt crisis threatens to unravel.
Does Rio Tinto have a case to make for damages -- over the impact of the rigging of the Libor interest rate by Barclays and other banks.
Giant global insurance and pension funds are watching the unfolding Libor scandal with intense interest, as they contemplate massive legal actions against the major banks involved.
With global banking prices purposely massaged by both central and privately owned banks, we shouldn't be surprised corruption sometimes sneaks in. But why don't we question manipulation of the Australian cash rate?