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Lawmakers Rip Ex-Barclays CEO Over 'Highly Selective' Libor Testimony

AP | DAVID STRINGER | Posted 10.18.2012 | Business

LONDON -- Former Barclays CEO Bob Diamond offered a "highly selective" account to a parliamentary hearing on the banking rate-fixing scandal, British ...

Here They Go Again

Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI | Posted 09.24.2012 | Business
Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI

In spite of attempts to get to the bottom of the causes of the crisis and propose appropriate remedies, many recommendations that have been proposed have been stalled by both political leaders who can't seem to agree on the appropriate level of regulation.

Protesters Would Like Ex-Barclays CEO Off Their College's Board Of Trustees, Please

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business

Bob Diamond has given millions to Colby College in the past decade. Some people at the school have a problem with that. On Saturday, protesters at ...

'Myth Of Diamond's Indispensability' Contributed To Barclays Scandal

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2012 | Business

By Victoria Howley and Sophie Sassard LONDON, July 10 (Reuters) - Ever the gentleman, Marcus Agius quit as chairman of Barclays last w...

Are Americans Suffering From Bank Scandal Fatigue? | Posted 07.07.2012 | Business

Here in the early stages of the Libor scandal — and, yes, this thing is far from over — there are two big surprises. The first is that the bank...

Crime of the Century

Robert Scheer | Posted 09.05.2012 | Business
Robert Scheer

Forget Bernie Madoff and Enron's Ken Lay -- they were mere amateurs in financial crime. The current Libor interest rate scandal, involving hundreds of trillions in international derivatives trade, shows how the really big boys play.

Bringing Ethics Back to Business Through Effective Management

Ann Francke | Posted 09.04.2012 | Business
Ann Francke

Barclays' leadership is in crisis mode. The public, shareholders, politicians and business leaders demanded heads roll and now there is a focus for collective condemnation after a week of arguments about who knew what and where the buck stops.

Barclays Bankers On Scandal: We Look Like 'Crooks And Fools'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 07.06.2012 | Business

Barclays bankers are furious about their scandal too. "It made us look like crooks and fools," a senior Barclays executive told CNBC's NetNet blog ...

Will Barclays' CEO Surprise Us?

John Fullerton | Posted 09.02.2012 | Business
John Fullerton

Will Bob Diamond seize the opportunity missed by both Lloyd Blankfein and Jamie Dimon to emerge as the first true financial statesman of the modern global banking crisis?

Barclays CEO Resigns Over Rate-Fixing Scandal

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business

Thing One: Broken Diamond: See, now, this is how banking scandals should go down. For the second time in as many days, an executive at the very tip...