Nick Leeson

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Name: Nick Leeson
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Top 10 Financial Scandals of All Time

Timothy A. Clary/AFP/ A Bernie Madoff Halloween mask. Putting together any type of Top 10 list is a dicey business. Once you get past the usual subjects, the criteria for the rest of the candidates is a matter of personal opinion. So for my list of the ... [Published Daily Finance - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Downfall: tales of rogue traders

Rogue traders are always with us. Embedded in the bowels of most big proprietary trading institutions is a deep-seated streak of irrationality that, when awakened, will tempt fate. Or, at least, that is the view of most behavioural economists.Debt co ... [Published European CEO - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

CalPERS’ Private Equity Scandals and the Steptoe & Johnson Report Whitewash

Readers may recall that we published a letter that a beneficiary of the nation’s largest public pension fund, CalPERS, wrote in support of our effort to have CalPERS provide us with data that it has finally admitted it gave to Oxford academics in 2009. ... [Published naked capitalism - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 2 reports

Leeson: 60% of loans lack security

Up to 60% of bank loans given out during the boom years do not have the correct documentation to enforce the security on which they were lent, according to Nick Leeson, the former rogue trader.“Between 40% and 60% of the secured arrears have gaps in them. ... [Published Irish Examiner - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese banking liberalization: Time to invest in the walking dead

Patrick L Young is expert in global financial markets working in multiple disciplines, ranging from trading independently to running exchanges.Published time: March 17, 2014 12:38​China proposes opening banking to allow foreigners to share in - well, ... [Published Russia Today - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

What happens if your Isa firm goes bust?

Amid fervent new competition between fund supermarkets, investors areconcerned about the safety of their money if they switch. Richard Evansaddresses those concernsThere is a new dawn in the investment industry. Competition is finally beingfelt. The vast ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Jan 21 2014 - Updated Jan 21 2014 - 1 reports

Rogue Trader Nick Leeson for Derry event

Original ?rogue trader? Nick Leeson, now turned public speaker and business advisor, will be coming to St Columb?s Hall in Derry on Thursday, January 30 at 7:30pm for a free event which should appeal to the business community of the area.The evening interestingly ... [Published Derry Journal - Jan 21 2014]
First reported Jan 01 2014 - Updated Jan 01 2014 - 1 reports

15 Must-See Wall Street Movies That Will Make You Wish The Market Was Open Today

The market is closed, the world is at a standstill, it's New Year's Day and you may not be at your best. That doesn't mean you can't get a little Wall Street in your day though. Kick back with a tall glass of (coconut) water and watch one of these ... [Published Clusterstock - Jan 01 2014]
First reported Dec 15 2013 - Updated Dec 16 2013 - 1 reports

Arsenal chairman among major donors to Better Together campaign against Scottish independence

A series of high-profile businessmen, including the chairman of Arsenal, have donated more than £1.6 million in the campaign to keep Scotland part of the UK. The war chest for the campaign to keep Scotland part of the United Kingdom has swelled to £2.7 ... [Published Telegraph - Dec 15 2013]
First reported Nov 29 2013 - Updated Nov 29 2013 - 1 reports

Dennis Gartman's 19 Rules Of Trading (SPY, DIA)

2013 was great year for stocks and a crazy year for bonds. But the amount of money you made depends on how you traded. Dennis Gartman, editor and publisher of the Gartman Letter, has 19 rules of trading from 2013. But these hold true in general. ... [Published Clusterstock - Nov 29 2013]

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Top 10 Financial Scandals of All Time [Published Daily Finance - Apr 18 2014]
Downfall: tales of rogue traders [Published European CEO - Apr 04 2014]
CalPERS’ Private Equity Scandals and the Stepto... [Published naked capitalism - Mar 26 2014]
Leeson: 60% of loans lack security [Published Irish Examiner - Mar 18 2014]
Leeson: 60% of loans lack security [Published IrishExaminer.com Business - Mar 18 2014]
Chinese banking liberalization: Time to invest ... [Published Russia Today - Mar 17 2014]
What happens if your Isa firm goes bust? [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Mar 14 2014]
Rogue Trader Nick Leeson for Derry event [Published Derry Journal - Jan 21 2014]
15 Must-See Wall Street Movies That Will Make Y... [Published Clusterstock - Jan 01 2014]
Arsenal chairman among major donors to Better T... [Published Telegraph - Dec 15 2013]
Dennis Gartman's 19 Rules Of Trading (SPY, DIA) [Published Clusterstock - Nov 29 2013]
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CalPERS’ Private Equity Scandals and the Stepto... [Published naked capitalism - Mar 26 2014]
Readers may recall that we published a letter that a beneficiary of the nation’s largest public pension fund, CalPERS, wrote in support of our effort to have CalPERS provide us with data that it has finally admitted it gave to Oxford academics in 2009. ...
15 Must-See Wall Street Movies That Will Make Y... [Published Clusterstock - Jan 01 2014]
The market is closed, the world is at a standstill, it's New Year's Day and you may not be at your best. That doesn't mean you can't get a little Wall Street in your day though. Kick back with a tall glass of (coconut) water and watch one of these ...
Dennis Gartman's 19 Rules Of Trading (SPY, DIA) [Published Clusterstock - Nov 29 2013]
2013 was great year for stocks and a crazy year for bonds. But the amount of money you made depends on how you traded. Dennis Gartman, editor and publisher of the Gartman Letter, has 19 rules of trading from 2013. But these hold true in general. ...
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