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EU slaps big banks with record fine

04.12.13 @ 15:33

  1. By EUOBSERVER

The European Commission has fined eight big banks a total of €1.7bn for forming illegal cartels to rig interest rates. Germany's Deutsche Bank got the highest fine (€725mn). France's Societe Generale and Britain's RBS, RP Martin and Barclays were also fined, along with non-EU UBS, JP Morgan and Citibank.

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