Subsidies to the rich cost us much more than benefit fraud
Economic And Financial Crime
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Thursday 21 March 2013
Prosecutors in New York have charged Rengan Rajaratnam, the brother of the convicted hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, with conspiracy and securities fraud, accusing him of conspiring with his sibling in insider trading.
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Q&A: Travel unravelled
Saturday 02 March 2013
If the Government wants more women in senior positions, the solution is in its hands
Saturday 23 February 2013
Lunch on Wednesday with Michael Snyder, chair of the Professional and Businesses Services Group, one of the network of advisory committees for government. He, in his day job, is long-time head of Kingston Smith, a mid-sized accounting firm.
Saturday 23 February 2013
The tax authorities named and shamed tax defaulters on Thursday, publishing their names and adresses on the HM Revenue & Customs website.
Monday 04 February 2013
A businessman jailed over a 1.6 million euro (£1.3 million) garlic import duty scam has been remanded back into custody while appeal judges decide by how much to reduce his sentence.
Current account best deals: Banks are not doing enough to help consumers make right choice, says OFT
Friday 25 January 2013
Banks are still not doing enough to help consumers find the best deals in the current account market, the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) said today.
Wednesday 19 December 2012
Two former UBS traders have been charged by United States prosecutors in connection with efforts to manipulate Libor interest rates.
Saturday 15 December 2012
Thursday 29 November 2012
First his man loses the election, then a former employee faces insider trading claims
Monday 19 November 2012
The Independent on Sunday: Critics of Big Four audit firms see evidence of 'closed shop'
Friday 16 November 2012
Two women have been cleared of insider trading despite making hundreds of thousands of pounds from information leaked to them by their two-timing banker boyfriend.
Tuesday 13 November 2012
No further action will be taken against a disgraced peer following a second investigation into expenses fraud.
Tuesday 16 October 2012
This debut from David Cronenberg's son Brandon is a biological nightmare so gruesome and told with such unflinching scrutiny that even viewers of the strongest constitutions may find themselves a little nauseous.
Friday 05 October 2012
Outlook Is the row between Standard Chartered and its largest shareholder, Temasek, a lost-in-translation deal? Probably.
Sales of the tablet are set to fall again say analysts
World's most lethal spider found under a bunch of bananas
British supermodel and hitmaker join forces to launch a 'huge song'
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announce they are set to welcome second child in spring
I Am Bread could actually a challenging and nuanced title
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Sorry Judy Finnigan – Ched Evans is no less sickening than an alleyway rapist
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Workers 'could be forced to pay £5 a week' to get benefits
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Amal Alamuddin calls for the return of the Elgin Marbles from Britain: 'Injustice has persisted for too long'
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