Two U.S.-based investment funds have filed a lawsuit in New York against dozens of banks accusing them of conspiring to rig derivative prices incorporating Singapore interest rate benchmarks, a court filing showed.
Fort Dodge, Iowa-based cosmetology school La’ James International College will forgive $2.1 million in student debts, significantly change its business practices, submit to outside oversight, and pay $550,000, through a settlement with Attorney General Tom Miller.
Medical tourism agent Rudy Rupak of Planet Hospital was indicted for £2 million wire fraud. He faces a maximum sentence of up to 20 years in federal prison for stealing more than $2 million from infertile clients.
Tammy Dickinson, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Kansas City, Mo., man was indicted by a federal grand jury for engaging in a nearly $3.3 million fraud scheme against a victim who invested more than $8.6 million in his companies.
Former Sydney finance broker, Jennifer Mary Farias, has been sentenced to a one-year intensive correction order in the NSW Local Court after pleading guilty to 3 counts of loan fraud which resulted in her receiving more than $100,000.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has fined Deutsche Bank Securities $6 million for failing to provide complete and accurate trade data in an automated format in a timely manner when requested by FINRA and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
The Provincial Court of Alberta has sentenced Caroline Meyers, the principal of Calgary-based International Securities Group, to two years in prison for her role in the 2010 market manipulation of the securities of Coastal Pacific Mining Corp.